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Fairbanks man rescued after falling into crevasse on Eureka Glacier

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Alaska Air National Guard and Alaska State Troopers on Saturday came to the aid of a man who fell into a crevasse on Eureka Glacier.

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FAIRBANKS — Fairbanks may be known for many things, but most would probably agree manufacturing is not one of them. 

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Ideal conditions create bounty of birch seeds in Interior Alaska
Updated: March 29, 2015 - 9:54 am

FAIRBANKS — The Fairbanks area is experiencing its annual melt-off this month, but the typical sight of dirty snow has been accentuated with a distinctive shade of rusty brown.

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Airplane hangar turns into a piece of hidden Fairbanks history
Updated: March 29, 2015 - 9:55 am

FAIRBANKS — The Pan American Airways hangar shown in the drawing is part of Fairbanks’ hidden history. It was once used by Pan Am at Weeks Field (located where the Noel Wien Library is now) which was Fairbanks’ original airport.

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Gone to the dogs!: Give yours paw-lenty of praise in our Six Words contest
Updated: March 28, 2015 - 10:14 am

FAIRBANKS — The winter of 2014-15 certainly went to the dogs a bit more than usual for the season.

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Fort Wainwright-based choppers to again help with civilian medevacs
Updated: March 27, 2015 - 11:04 pm

FAIRBANKS — After nine months away in Afghanistan, 16 Black Hawk helicopters are back in the Interior and again prepared to help with civilian medical emergencies in remote locations.

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A pair of trumpeter swans stretch and preen on ice along a channel of open water at Westchester Lagoon on Wednesday, March 25, 2015, in Anchorage, Alaska. The return of trumpeter and tundra swans to breeding grounds is a sign of spring in Alaska. (AP Photo/Dan Joling)

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