Scenes from the 2015 Wor
FAIRBANKS—The University of Alaska Fairbanks on Wednesday released detailed plans for slashing $20 million from its budget during the upcoming academic year, including more than 150 position cuts, reduced campus services and widespread consolidation.
FAIRBANKS—Enough king salmon have made it up the Chena and Salcha rivers to meet escapement goals this summer, but the fish counts remained below historic averages despite major sports and subsistence fishing restrictions.
FAIRBANKS—A ban on fireworks in the Fairbanks North Star Borough was lifted Tuesday.
FAIRBANKS — Higher summer temperatures have brought about a decline in white spruce growth in Interior Alaska and a corresponding increase in growth in Western Alaska, according to researcher Glenn Juday.
FAIRBANKS — The Fairbanks 49ers and Alaska Wild were both eliminated from the American Legion Alaska State Baseball Tournament on Wednesday in Anchorage.
Kjerstan Matson was one of nine high school girls from Alaska and the lower 48 who spent over week exploring an Alaska glacier as part of the free Girls on Ice program. Erin Pettit, a glaciologist from the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ College of Natural Science and Mathematics, created the program “to share the inspiration, self confidence, self awareness, and love of science that I have gained from field science expeditions and my own personal trips exploring the mountains and wilderness areas.” Here’s what Matson said about her own experience:
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