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  1. Former farm boy returns home as Forest Grove's new city managerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    From overseeing an airport in frigid Fairbanks, Alaska, Washington County-raised Jesse VanderZanden took over as city manager of fair-weathered Forest Grove this week. The former farm boy turned public servant took his new office Monday, July 31 and spent the week getting reacquainted with Washington County and his new stomping ground in Forest Grove.

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  2. Invasive plant spreads to Interior Alaska beyond FairbanksRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    An invasive plant species previously thought to only have invaded Interior waterways around Fairbanks has been spotted north of Nenana. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports that federal agencies have confirmed that elodea has been found in Totchaket Slough, a small side stream of the Tanana River about 12 miles from Nenana.

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  3. Invasive plant spreads beyond Fairbanks in Interior AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    An invasive plant species previously thought to have spread in Interior waterways only around Fairbanks has been spotted north of Nenana. Staff from federal agencies have confirmed that elodea has been found in Totchaket Slough, a small side stream of the Tanana River about 12 miles from Nenana, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported .

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  4. First Friday show features outdoors photosRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Fairbanks adventure photographer Seth Adams will showcase his photographs taken on climbing, skiing and rafting trips from the Arctic to Patagonia tonight.

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  5. University of Alaska Museum of the North opens its first public exhibition of ancient polar reptilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    A Dromaeosaur skeleton is on display in the "Expedition Alaska: Dinosaurs" exhibit at the University of Alaska Museum of the North in Fairbanks. The Thalattosaur tail is viewed under a microscope in the lab at the University of Alaska Museum of the North in Fairbanks.

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  6. Linda Rosenthal: Living her dreamRead the original story

    Wednesday | Capital City Weekly

    ... Rosenthal and her husband, violinist Paul Rosenthal, first met Adams back in the 1970s, when they all lived in Fairbanks and worked with Gordon Wright, music director of the Fairbanks Symphony Orchestra. The Rosenthals' early participation in ...

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  7. Aug 23-29Read the original story

    Wednesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... race at Birch Hill Recreation Area on Saturday, August 22, 2015. McDowell won the men's run. Kendall Honda of Fairbanks general manager Diego Kelly displays an air bag inflator module that was removed from a vehicle due to a recall Thursday morning, ...

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  8. Esther V. WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Watertown Daily Times

    ... for several years, and a member of the Richland Christian Church. Surviving is one sister, Isabelle Mudd, Fairbanks, Alaska and several nieces and nephews. Esther was predeceased by two sisters, Wilhelmina Adams and Inez Rose. Funeral Services will ...

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  9. Fairbanks records first freezing temperatures of the seasonRead the original story

    Wednesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The temperatures dipped below freezing this morning at Fairbanks International Airport for the first time this season, although other areas around Interior Alaska have been seeing freezing temperatures for several days.

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  10. Paths To Recovery: TreatmentRead the original story

    Wednesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The dining room and a meeting room at the Ralph W. Perdue Center, which offers a 47-day alcohol and other chemical dependency treatment for people from all over Alaska, on Friday, July 31, 2015 in Fairbanks, Alaska.

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  11. Aug 30-Sept 5Read the original story

    Wednesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    A bookshelf at the Ralph W. Perdue Center, which offers a 47-day alcohol and other chemical dependency treatment for people from all over Alaska, on Friday, July 31, 2015 in Fairbanks, Alaska.

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  12. 2015 Deltana FairRead the original story

    Wednesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... by Ms. Deltana 2014 Chelsea Fulmer at the Deltana Fair this past weekend. Bud Larson of Larson Lock & Key in Fairbanks competes in the tractor pull at the Deltana Fair this past weekend. Chelsea Fulmer crowned Chloe Maldonado Princess and Josean ...

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  13. In Kotzebue, president will find warm welcome, different way of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... From Kotzebue, for example, located just 175 miles east of Russia, the nearest road to the outside world is in Fairbanks, nearly 450 miles away. As in most of Alaska's bush country, flying is the primary way to travel to the 38,000-square-mile ...

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  14. What I Saw in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The White House

    ... (second from right) and Beth Kerttula (far right) with staff of the Cold Climate Housing Research Center in Fairbanks, Alaska. On Saturday, we visited the Cold Climate Housing Research Center , a nonprofit corporation that develops sustainable, ...

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  15. Rand Paula s grand, inaccurate retelling of a federal SWAT teama raidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The Washington Post

    ... for not too long ago? Selling milk directly from the cow. We've gone crazy." The crowd at Paul's stump speech in Fairbanks, Alaska, groaned and "tsk'ed" at these two anecdotes of federal government overreach. He also retold the story of Robert ...

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  16. In The Stomach Of A Seabird, A Glimpse Of An Ocean Heating UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... like the stock market," says John Walsh , the chief scientist for the International Arctic Research Center in Fairbanks. "When good times are here, the overall trend is upwards. But as you go through the weeks and the months, there are ups and down ...

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  17. Walker joined Obama on flight from D.C. to AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... for him on the JBER runway, including Mayor Ethan Berkowitz and U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan. Poldine Carlo, 94, of Fairbanks sang a song to Obama in the Koyukon Athabascan language to mark the administration's decision to change the name of North ...

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  18. Jim Creek closed to coho anglersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... ,000 if his fish holds up through the end of the derby Sept. 6. In Valdez's Silver Salmon derby, Karen Phillips of Fairbanks continues to lead with a 16.5-pounder caught Aug. 19.

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  19. McKinley-themed businesses look ahead after name changeRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... said. Some businesses have already opted to keep the status quo. For example, Mt. McKinley Animal Hospital, a Fairbanks veterinary clinic since 1971, had already decided on Monday that it wouldn't change. The official shift to Denali will have ...

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  20. Obama met by Alaska dignitaries upon arrival at JBERRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | APRN

    ... be here. how are you? Thanks appreciate you guys, thanks for your service." Ninety-four-year-old Poldine Carlo of Fairbanks said sang a song to Obama in Dena'ina to mark the administration's decision to change the name of North America's highest ...

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