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I’m surprised to see so many sheared hedges in Fairbanks. Shearing a row of shrubs not only takes time, the rectangular shape of a formal hedge is incongruous with Alaska’s natural landscape. As I drive through neighborhoods looking at yards, I imagine a pushy shrub-shearing salesman going d…


It’s cookie season, and the News-Miner is planning a #FBXeats cookbook. We’d love for you to share your favorite holiday cookie recipes. Send them to and look for the book at the Fairbanks Holiday Marketplace in November.