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UAF students sky high with successful satellite launch

FAIRBANKS—A tiny satellite designed and built by a group of University of Alaska Fairbanks students launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California on Thursday, capping more than five years of work on the project.

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Man charged in drive-by shooting of occupied Fairbanks home

FAIRBANKS—A Fort Wainwright man has been charged for allegedly firing shots at an eastside home on Tuesday.

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Former UAF athlete charged with second rape

FAIRBANKS—A former University of Alaska Fairbanks student accused of raping a woman on campus in April has also been charged with a sexual assault that reportedly occurred in 2013, when he also was a Nanooks hockey player.

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Aurora reflections

Ron Lafleur writes, "A wonderful night at the lake watching the auroras."

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Field Notes: Ancient islands stranded in the Arctic

FAIRBANKS — This summer, I traveled to the islands, but there were no palm trees, sandy beaches or lazing about in clear blue waters. Instead, I joined a group of scientists in the Arctic to study a chain of ancient islands that are stranded inland, miles away from Alaska’s northern coastline along the Beaufort Sea.

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UA researcher shares love of seals, science with students

Roxanne Beltran has waded through hordes of Weddell seals on the ice sheets of Antarctica in the name of science, but recently she’s turned to wading through a different kind of horde — elementary school students.

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