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  1. Nelson Giants sign Australian import after cutting American guardRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... who "was trying to find his way" in his first professional gig after graduating from the University of Alaska Fairbanks last year. "This is not a reflection on the kid, it's more that this is a tough league and you've got good locals and good ...

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  2. Bad choices in school budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    To the editor: I have lived in Fairbanks since July 1970, graduating from the University of Alaska Fairbanks in the education program.

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  3. Leonard wins big at opening day of Sonot KkaazootRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... I figured I'd blow up if I tried to stay with him,'' said the 45-year-old technician at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute and veteran of 10 Sonot Kkaazoots. Neill Toelle, a former West Valley High School and FXC skier, won ...

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  4. Alaska is visible in the new sci-fi release, - Shadow Run'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... lore. Addley Fannin is a freelance writer with a master's degree in Northern studies from the University of Alaska Fairbanks. She can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter at twitter.com/addleyfannin .

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  5. Squirrels somehow predict seed bonanzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... anticipation" within the tiny orange lords of the boreal forest. Since the late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks' Geophysical Institute has provided this column free in cooperation with the UAF research community. Ned Rozell is a science ...

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  6. Warming climate presents grave risk of greenhouse gas release in ArcticRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 25 | WGBH

    As international climate negotiators meet in Doha, Qatar, scientists are issuing a stark warning of possibly huge emissions of the greenhouse gas methane from the warming Arctic. If you want to understand one of the ways that warming in the Arctic is affecting climate change, just light a match and stand back.

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  7. Nanooks skiers to participate in distance nationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 25 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... a vital part of the USSA's development program. Nick Crawford, Nanooks head coach, said in a University of Alaska Fairbanks release, "We're super excited that the best skiers in the country are coming to Fairbanks this year to end the racing season. ...

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  8. Interior unusually cold for MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 25 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... to Fort Yukon, temperatures were 20 below or lower Friday morning, and Smith Lake on the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus registered 28 below. The first three weeks of March were the fourth coldest on record according to the National Weather ...

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  9. It can power an ice rink in Fairbanks. Could it power rural Alaska?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | APRN

    A hockey team plays a game at the Big Dipper Ice Arena. The Alaska Center for Energy and Power, the University of Alaska Fairbanks and the Fairbanks North Star Borough are hoping an innovative energy system can help power the lights.

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  10. UA president optimistic in spite of challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | Alaska Star

    ... Pathways, he said, is to have each branch of the university focus on what it does best. The University of Alaska Fairbanks, he said, is a global leader in Arctic research and UAF should remain the UA system's primary research branch. He pointed to ...

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  11. Birch sap co-op meeting plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The OneTree Alaska program at the University of Alaska Fairbanks will host a meeting Monday for people interested in tapping birch trees and forming a birch sap cooperative.

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  12. Behind dynamic coach, Lehman gets off to a lightning fast startRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 23 | The Riverdale Press

    "When we first met her we all read her bio and we were like, 'Wow, she's been playing volleyball longer than almost all of us have been alive," said Montilla, a sophomore for the Lightning. "Volleyball is in her veins."

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  13. Pollution solution needs cooperation: EPA officials' visit can help...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 23 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... 2.5 pollution is such a problem locally. A scientific study conducted by researchers at the University of Alaska Fairbanks found the biggest point-source contributors to the air pollution problem on a per-unit basis were home heating devices, ...

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  14. UAF says - thanks, but no thanks' to Kenai salmon research offerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    The University of Alaska Fairbanks turned down an offer for funding for research on Kenai River king salmon because it would only come from one side of Cook Inlet's allocation war. The university's College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, consistently recognized as one of the top fisheries research institutes in the country, regularly conducts studies on fish populations around the state.

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  15. New home-grown app connects gardeners from every corner of AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | KIMO

    Heidi Rader teaches gardening and farming as the tribes Extension educator for the University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service and the Tanana Chiefs Conference. She reaches gardeners and farmers from around the state through distance-delivered courses.

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  16. Connie Hulbert named president and general manager of Avista subsidiary AEL&PRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | Electric Energy Online

    ... Juneau-Douglas High School. She received her bachelor's degree in computer science from the University of Alaska Fairbanks and completed additional classes in accounting at the University of Alaska Southeast. Tim McLeod joined AEL&P in 1983 as ...

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  17. Garden game plan: What to plant as winter endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... Profit and Growing Cilantro and Other Annual Herbs. Julie Riley is horticulture agent for the University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service. She has worked with home gardeners and Alaska's horticulture industry for more than three ...

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  18. Deadline is Thursday for Nanooks hockey banquet reservationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... a Lathrop High School senior, posted the fastest overall time Sunday in a skiathlon at the University of Alaska Fairbanks West Ridge Trails. Mowry, racing in the men's ages 12-19 category, completed the 20-kilometer course in 1 hour, 9 minutes and 2 ...

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  19. Nanooks assistant ski coach Turman resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... for the Nanooks the last four years has been an absolute dream come true," Turman said in a University of Alaska Fairbanks release on Tuesday. "I am so grateful to the department, the head coaches and most of all, the athletes," she continued. "I am ...

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  20. Without both commercial and sport funding, UAF declines research donationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Peninsula Clarion

    The University of Alaska Fairbanks turned down an offer for funding for research on Kenai River king salmon because it would only come from one side of Cook Inlet's allocation war. The university's College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, consistently recognized as one of the top fisheries research institutes in the country, regularly conducts studies on fish populations around the state.

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