Author archive for Fred Monrean, Jr.

  • In a hurry? Slow down

    Several weeks ago I hammered out tow time consuming stories in a just a few days, and although I feel…

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  • I feel like a zombie

    The busiest week of the semester has come and gone for me. Imagine jogging around campus with a tripod, a…

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  • Free concert: The Northern Lights String Orchestra

    Tomorrow, Wednesday April, 27th at 7 p.m. the Northern Lights String Orchestra will be preforming their Spring concert in the Charles Davis Concert…

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  • Roaring for snow leopards

      Student staff members at the University of Alaska Fairbanks are raising money to help save snow leopards. Every year…

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  • Mystery Solved: You’ve been watching Humans v. Zombies

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Z8zZbaWGrs Last week students with arm bands and Nerf guns could be seen trying to hide from other students screaming for brains. No,…

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  • Thousands of gallons of fuel spills near river

    FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — Thousands of gallons of diesel fuel spilled near the Yukon River when a tanker trailer overturned. The Fairbanks…

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  • One weekend can make such a difference

    On a Friday afternoon with a Monday deadline. The story Fernanda Chamorro and I had been working on was failing…

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  • Spring Formal on March 30th

      This year Alpha Pi Omega Spring formal with be held on campus, at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Last…

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  • UAF radio station wins award for best in country

    GARY BLACK,Fairbanks Daily News-Miner FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — KSUA, the student-run radio station at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, has a big honor to…

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  • Orphaned polar bear cub getting care in Anchorage

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An orphaned polar cub is making its temporary home at the Alaska Zoo in Anchorage. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service…

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  • Fish processing vessel grounds on Kodiak Island

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A fish processing vessel that went hard aground on Kodiak Island was struck by other problems…

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  • The Wood Center’s dramatic new look

    By Fred Monrean Jr., Extreme Alaska Artist renditions of what the completed Wood Center remodel will look like. 

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