Posts tagged with ‘Fairbanks’

  • Smokejumpers: Badass Firefighting

    “Depending on the fire behavior we can be working up to 36 hours straight,” Donley explained. “Then switch over to…

    by Sarah Dubowski
  • St. Matthews historic “saloon service” rings across 112 years

    While there were many disillusioned miners in 1903, that day witnessed the Rev. Charles Rice raise $1400 from the assembled…

  • Sass dog team

    A head lamp cuts through darkness, followed by church bells, and who’s about to win the 1,000-mile Yukon Quest?

    “The whole way coming in here I was just going through all the people and all the influences and all…

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    Scholarship helps students leave campus

    UAF is naturally and now, internationally, inspiring. It’s true, UAF wants you to leave the country for a while and will…

  • Iditarod 2015: Fairbanks Start in Photos

    The 2015 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race started in Fairbanks for the first time since 2003 and only the second time…

    by Aaron Berner
  • Why I survived on a chocolate bar

    Mistakes trip up Wilderness Leadership students guiding participants on Interior Alaska ski trip.

    by Marie Hofmann
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    Alaska students not sweating Ebola… while hospital staff brace

    Up north at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, Students don’t have much knowledge about the deadly disease Ebola. but local…

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    Jerry runs away with it

    Jerry Cleworth defeats Shannon Vargas for a seat on the city council. Cleworth has been on the council multiple times.

  • Doors close on Hartman Murder arguments

    Seventeen years after John Hartman’s fatal beating on a downtown street, arguments about a decade-old secret confession continue behind closed…

  • Dark Winter Nights: A Storytelling Event

    If you have plans for Saturday night, cancel them and attend Dark Winter Nights at Pioneer Park Theater at 8…

  • Fairbanks celebrates 41st Festival of Native Arts

    Last weekend was the 41st annual Festival of Native Arts. Various performing groups, vendors and audience members filled the Great…

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    Minnick and Olstad win 2014 Iron Dog

    The 2014 Iron Dog finished on the Chena River last Saturday. The team of Todd Minnick and Nick…