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  1. A century-old blast that rocked Siberia is still a mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 17 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    In 1908, a suspected meteorite or comet knocked down millions of trees in Siberia in one of the largest space-object-meets-Earth events in recorded history.

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  2. Lacking sea ice affects temperatures in northern Alaska townRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Temperatures in the town formerly known as Barrow have increased in October more than any other month over the last five decades, Alaska's Energy Desk reported .

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  3. Alaska town celebrates whaling season, mourns whaling deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    People in the nation's northernmost town are celebrating the end of a successful fall whaling season, but it also has been a time of mourning after the recent deaths of two whale hunters.

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  4. Looking Back: Nov. 9, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Fairbanks is paying more this year to clean up the Tanana River Levee than it has in the previous two decades combined.

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  5. Alaska fugitive in fatal shooting taken into custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    A police manhunt in northern Alaska has ended with the arrest of a man accused of fatally shooting a one person and injuring two others at a gathering to celebrate his 27th birthday.

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  6. Alaska fugitive charged with 2nd degree murder, assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 30 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Officials say a man sought by police in Alaska fatally shot one person and injured two others after they kicked him out of a home during a party to celebrate his 27th birthday, according to a criminal complaint filed against him.

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  7. Looking Back: Oct. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Researchers and an excavation team from Barrow were working on the site of a 1,000-year-old village called Nuvuk when they found Ipiutak artifacts.

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  8. Congratulations to Eielson Ravens, football champsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Thumbs up: The Eielson High School Ravens shut out the Barrow Whalers, 36-0, on Saturday to claim the Division III Alaska state championship.

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  9. Looking Back: September 22, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Head bent low, Patricia Frison carefully applied a narrow band of copper foil around a small piece of colored glass in the Expressions in Glass studio Friday afternoon, smoothing it gently into position with her fingertips.

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  10. Farewell to the maverick: McCain believed America's greatness would surmount its imperfectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    But every so often an elected official, even one a little rough around the edges at times, manages to capture bipartisan regard in life and, in the end, upon death.

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  11. North Pole counselor: A friendly Fairbanks face at a transformative momentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    As summer winds down in the Interior and the days become chillier, wetter and shorter, the approach of autumn causes everyone to pick up their pace and prepare for the coming winter.

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  12. As the Arctic warms, a changing landscape on the Chukchi SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Ice researcher Andy Mahoney, joining polar bear guard Robert Nageak at the top of a pressure ridge on the Chukchi Sea off UtqiaA vik.

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  13. New FNSB school principals announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Five public schools are getting a new principal for the 2018-19 school year, according to an announcement from the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District.

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  14. Ravn Connect aircraft crashes short of village runwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Ravn Alaska officials in a news release said the aircraft with a pilot and no passengers on Wednesday landed 3 miles short of the runway at Atqusak .

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  15. Utqiagvik man sentenced to 105 years in death of prosecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    An Alaska man who killed a state prosecutor in a jealous rage was sentenced to 105 years in prison on Friday.

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  16. The Latest: Utqiagvik man sentenced to 105 years for murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Latest on the sentencing of the Alaska man who shot and killed a state prosecutor in 2014 : A 51-year-old Alaska man who killed a state prosecutor in a fit of jealous rage has been sentenced to 105 years in prison.

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  17. Sentencing scheduled for man who killed Alaska prosecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    A 51-year-old man convicted of killing an Alaska prosecutor in the community formerly known as Barrow is scheduled for sentencing Friday.

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  18. Not so big chill: Arctic finishes warmest winter on recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Arctic just finished its warmest winter on record. And sea ice hit record lows for this time of year, with plenty of open water where ocean water normally freezes into thick sheets of ice, new U.S. weather data show.

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  19. Looking Back: Feb. 16, 2018Read the original story

    Feb 16, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Feb. 16, 2008 - WASHINGTON - The Alaska Supreme Court has ruled in favor of state regulators who said owners of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline overcharged for carrying crude oil bound for Alaska refineries.

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  20. A mixed-race family and their story in white AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Years ago when my children were young, my wife was out of town for spring break.

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