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  1. Fairbanks rescue crews search for man who jumped off bridge into Chena RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    Authorities in Fairbanks are searching for a 30-year-old man who went missing after jumping into the Chena River. City spokeswoman Amber Courtney tells the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner that two men jumped from a downtown Fairbanks pedestrian bridge Sunday night.

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  2. J.F. Lehman & Company Recapitalizes Ravn Air GroupRead the original story

    Sunday | Venture Capital Access Online

    J.F. Lehman & Company , a leading middle-market private equity firm focused on the aerospace, defense and maritime sectors, announced today it acquired a majority stake in Ravn Air Group via a recapitalization in partnership with W Capital Partners and one of the Company's founders, the Hajdukovich family of Fairbanks, Alaska. Ravn is the leading provider of regional air transportation and logistics services in Alaska.

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  3. July was wettest on record for Juneau, says weather serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | APRN

    ... test July on record was in 2001, with 4.49 inches of rainfall. The weather service recorded 2.78 inches of rain in Fairbanks this July. The record for that city was set in 2003, with 5.96 inches.

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  4. Mushers sign up for 2016 Yukon QuestRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Mushers from across Alaska met in downtown Fairbanks to sign up for the 2016 Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports that 21 mushers had signed up for the 1,000 mile race by early Saturday afternoon.

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  5. At long lastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Minot Daily News

    ... Beeter - who entered Sunday's race night just 17 points behind his brother - took the checkered flag, followed by Fairbanks, Alaska native Brad King in second and Max's Vance Tomlinson in third. Brock Beeter's ended early on Sunday, giving way for ...

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  6. The scariest part of climate change is what we don't yet knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... For instance, monthly average temperature extremes vary by more than three times as much in northerly Fairbanks, Alaska (-27.2 to 22.8C) as they do in tropical Cairns (17.1 to 31.5C). As a result of such stability, tropical species tend to become ...

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  7. Ethel Lee VarnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Amarillo.com

    ... ghter," Haley Nicole Taylor; two grandsons, Josh Nelson and wife Crystal and Mason Page and wife Kelsey, all of Fairbanks, Alaska; and two granddaughters, Hilary Stautzenberger and husband Arthur of Stavanger, Norway, and Rachel Nelson of San Marcos.

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  8. College grads bound for teaching jobs in Japan say 'sayonara' to AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Miranda Barril of Juneau would travel to Hamamatsu, southwest of the capital, and 22-year-old Sarah King of Fairbanks would go to Uto, on an island farther south. Ayshe Yeager, 22 and a graduate of the University of Alaska Fairbanks, would go north ...

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  9. Attorney General Says Tribal Protection Orders Deserve Equal RecognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | APRN

    ... land into trust and transboundary mining. Nick Gasca, associate council for the Tanana Chiefs Conference based in Fairbanks, also says that the opinion is an indication of the thawing relationship between the state and Alaska tribes. "This again no ...

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  10. State legal opinion on tribal protection orders 'a step in the right direction'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... which the Parnell administration refused to comply. Nick Gasca, a lawyer for the Tanana Chiefs Conference based in Fairbanks, says the opinion is an indication of the thawing relationship between the state and Alaska tribes. fighting tribes at every ...

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  11. Art Beat: Lael Morgan remembers Anchorage at statehoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... to hate anybody in Alaska. We needed each other." From Anchorage she went to work for newspapers in Juneau and Fairbanks, traveling to villages around the state, including a memorable trip to Unalakleet with singer Burl Ives. A key connection ...

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  12. Oilers sweep PannersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Peninsula Clarion

    The days are dwindling away, but the Peninsula Oilers are not, evidenced by a doubleheader sweep of the Alaska Goldpanners of Fairbanks on Thursday evening at Coral Seymour Memorial Park. The Oilers capped an opening 3-1 seven-inning win with a 2-1 victory to improve to 18-19 in the Alaska Baseball American League, four games behind the already-crowned Anchorage Bucs, and 20-24 overall.

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  13. Birch Ridge Golf Report: Great events approach at courseRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... will be participating in the tournament in addition to all the golfers traveling in from Anchorage, the Valley and Fairbanks. This will mark the first time the State Championship has been held on the Kenai Peninsula. Obviously, we're very excited ...

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  14. Map: Tracking Alaska's wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... majority of acreage. Among the fires staffed on July 30, the roughly 31,000 acre Aggie Creek fire Northwest of Fairbanks burning near the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System; the Long Lake fire, burning near Northway Village; and the Spicer Creek fire ...

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  15. Twins stay alive with state win over FairbanksRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Peninsula Clarion

    After falling in a 4-3 walkoff loss to South on Tuesday's opening day of the Legion State tournament in Anchorage, the Twins were facing the threat of elimination Wednesday morning at Mulcahy Field. However, two late runs provided the key to victory in a 4-2 triumph over Fairbanks Post 11, ensuring Post 20 another day of action.

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  16. Oilers walk off against PannersRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Peninsula Clarion

    With the Alaska Baseball League American League pennant out of their reach, the Peninsula Oilers sure don't look like they have nothing to play for. The Oilers mounted a comeback win over the Alaska Goldpanners of Fairbanks with a 5-4 victory Wednesday night at Coral Seymour Memorial Park in Kenai.

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  17. Initial Over-the-Counter state land sale now openRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | DNR Public Notices

    The State of Alaska is offering 150 parcels covering over 1,000 acres statewide for sale to the public in the Initial Over-the-Counter land sale beginning today, Wednesday, July 29. Alaska residents and non-residents alike can see details and apply to purchase parcels at http://landsales.alaska.gov/ or at DNR Public Information Centers in Anchorage and Fairbanks and the Juneau Public Land Counter. Parcels range from $2,800 to $63,800 in price and from 1 to 20 acres in size.

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  18. The new voice of Seawolves hockey: David TuttleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... 48. The Seawolves of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association in the upcoming season have 16 road games, four in Fairbanks and 12 Outside, including distant journeys to Michigan's Upper Peninsula and Huntsville, Alabama. Tuttle believes his most ...

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  19. July 30, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... states and helped construct the Alcan Highway in Yukon Territory. The highway connected Dawson Creek, B.C. with Fairbanks, Alaska. He was affiliated with the Church of God in Anderson. Survivors include a son, Ray Bradway and wife, Charlene, of ...

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  20. Aftershocks ripple through Alaska after unusual 6.3 quakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Anchorage Daily News

    The magnitude-6.3 earthquake felt across Southcentral Alaska and as far north as Fairbanks late Tuesday was unlike any to hit the Cook Inlet region in decades, the Alaska Earthquake Center said Wednesday. As of Wednesday morning, about a dozen aftershocks had been recorded from the earthquake, which originated at a depth of 73 miles, said seismologist Natalia Ruppert.

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