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Ex-Fairbanks Rep. Niilo Koponen remembered for activism

...running water.Koponen taught elementary school, and after obtaining his doctorate, was principal at Barnette and University Park elementary schools and the district's grants administrator.He helped organize a credit union and the Chena-Goldstream...
Northwest Digest

...spokeswoman Kate Ripley said. Maimon announced Feb. 17 she has accepted the presidency at Governors State University in University Park, Ill., and is expected to take over this summer. Hamilton said the two-year appointment is necessary to provide...
SEACC and the near-sighted professor

...latter-day roots were sunk by Outside risk takers, most of whom came seeking gold. The slogan adopted by the Fairbanks' University Park Elementary students, "If it weren't for gold, we wouldn't even be here," could also appropriately serve Juneau...
Alaska woman must pay $18,000 for identity theft

...credentials of two nurses who live in New York and Canada. Hunter used the credentials to get hired as a school nurse at University Park School for about three months, and at a U.S. Department of Labor office, where she worked for about a year...
Regional News
Photo: Unmistakable sign of fall

Even with the recent unseasonably warm weather, the signs that fall is here for Interior Alaska are apparent as a yellow birch leaf sits nestled in the grass after falling from the branches of its tree behind University Park Elementary School on Tuesday in Fairbanks.
Lofton and Ahlgren to wed

...Nancy Lofton. A graduate of Falcon High School in Colorado Springs, he is a maintenance supervisor for The Resort at University Park. The maid of honor will be Veida Forrest. The bridesmaid will be Alicia Houghteling. Haley Soldin will be the flower...

...Officer Training Corps program and graduating with a bachelor's degree from the Pennsylvania State University, University Park. The new officer will be branched to a specific corps in the Army to serve on active duty or in the National Guard...
Alaska Digest

...Alaska Anchorage Chancellor Elaine Maimon has resigned to take the job of president of Governors State University in University Park, Ill. Maimon's departure was announced Saturday in a UAA press release. Maimon was announced as a finalist for...
University, park, post humpback whale photos

SITKA - Two entities are launching a Web site that can help people get to know southeast Alaska humpback whales.
Regional News
Sylvia Merrill Wright

...Methodist Church, in Casper, Wyo. The Rev. Margaret Gillikin will officiate. Flowers, as well as donations to University Park Elementary School, or the Humane Society, in her memory would be appreciated, her family said.


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