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BP no longer sponsoring Fairbanks Midnight Sun Festival

FAIRBANKS — The sun has set on BP’s support of Alaska’s largest single-day event.

  • icon Posted: May 28

Community members raise awareness of Fairbanks police efforts to catch killer

FAIRBANKS — More than 100 people carried signs and chanted “justice for John” on Thursday as they marched through town to raise awareness of Fairbanks police efforts to catch a killer.

  • icon Posted: May 28

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Photographer Stacey Skrivanek of Healy writes "The pregnant Grant Creek alpha female was photographed on May 6, 2015." The Grant Pack has seen a sharp decline in numbers, according to the National Park Service.

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Federal agency dings Shell for oil rig mishap in Arctic
Posted: May 28, 2015

ANCHORAGE — As Royal Dutch Shell PLC seeks permits for exploratory oil drilling off Alaska's northwest coast, a federal agency has concluded the company underestimated risk the last time it moved drill rigs to Arctic waters.

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Judge hears motion to dismiss suit over proposed Pebble Mine
Posted: May 28, 2015

ANCHORAGE — A federal judge was considering Thursday whether a lawsuit alleging federal regulators were in cahoots with opponents of a proposed Alaska mine can proceed.

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Ducklings wander into Airport Way hardware store
Posted: May 28, 2015

FAIRBANKS — The sequel is rarely as funny as the original, but that didn’t stop a team of ducklings from committing a copycat crime Wednesday when they wandered into a Fairbanks hardware store.

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Committee sends Alaska state spending plan to House floor
Updated: May 27, 2015 - 11:59 pm

FAIRBANKS — The Republican-led House majority put forward a new budget Wednesday its leaders touted as a grand “compromise” to finally bring an end to the budget gridlock and avoid a government shutdown.

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Faith Insight: This weekend held three important days

FAIRBANKS — This year, three important days occurred on the same weekend: Shavu’ot, Pentecost and Memorial Day. Each is of great, though different, significance. The Jewish Festival of Shavu’ot began at sunset on Saturday and continued till nightfall on Monday. The Christian celebration of Pentecost was Sunday. The American Holiday of Memorial Day was on Monday.

Champs, newcomers from Interior converge at state track meet

FAIRBANKS — Lina Heinrichs may not be putting on a track uniform again after this weekend’s Alaska School Activities Association/First National Bank Alaska State Track and Field Championships at Dimond High School in Anchorage.

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