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Kris Capps



FAIRBANKS — The Delta Junction High School baseball team ended the regular season on a strong note. The Huskies began the Mid Alaska Conference Tournament the same way on Tuesday night at Growden Memorial Park.

  • Nancy Tarnai For the News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — As if the pressures and stress of emergency room nursing weren’t enough, Liz Wood uses vacation time to travel to foreign lands to help with medical missions.

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  • Ray Bonnell, Sketches of Alaska
  • Darcy Etcheverry, Cooperative Extension Service
  • Ned Rozell

Kids and Family

FAIRBANKS — Kate Wool kept hearing about children involved in accidental shooting deaths, so she decided to start asking questions.


FAIRBANKS — After almost eight years of hopes, dreams, spirit-making classes and building renovations, Fairbanks Distilling Company is opening its doors.

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NORRISTOWN, Pa. — Bill Cosby was ordered Tuesday to stand trial on sexual assault charges after a hearing that hinged on a decade-old police report in which a woman said the comedian gave her three blue pills that put her in a stupor, unable to stop his advances.

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Outdoor editor’s note: Trip Report is an ongoing series about trail conditions around Interior Alaska.

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FAIRBANKS — “One does not inhabit a country,” the Romanian philosopher Emile Cioran once pointed out, “one inhabits a language. That is our country, our fatherland, and no other.” Language is certainly one of the key delimiters that set humans apart.