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Fairbanks, Alaska is located in Fairbanks North Star County. Zip codes in Fairbanks, AK include 99710, 99790, and 99709. The median home price in Fairbanks is $209,000 which is roughly $120/per square foot. More Fairbanks information.

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3 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

Borough calls for rate investigation of Fairbanks private gas utility

The small private natural gas utility in Fairbanks, which has about 1,100 customers, "engaged in numerous highly irregular transactions" that warrant a state investigation, according to the Fairbanks North Star Borough.

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10 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

Alaska Editorials

There's an old saying attributed to the Native people of Alaska's panhandle: "A tall tree has fallen."

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

'River of Light' an elegant mix of masterful words, art with Copper River backdrop

"River of Light," a recent addition to the University of Alaska Press' Alaska Literary Series, takes readers down the Copper River in the company of masters.

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The Las Vegas Sun

2013 Best Warrior Adam Christensen

Spc. Adam Christensen poses at Fort Wainwright near Fairbanks, Alaska, on June 20, 2014.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Antique cars find an unlikely home in Interior community of Fairbanks

Museum docent Paul Tekin dusts the fender of a 1904 Franklin in the repair shop of the Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum.

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KASH-FM Anchorage

Judge rules feds wrongly protecting bearded seals

Judge Ralph Beistline in Fairbanks says the decision by the National Marine Fisheries Services was ``arbitrary, capricious, an abuse of discretion.'

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The Gazette

University's "outreach" reindeer is a charmerFAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) - Henry the...

In this photo taken on Friday, July 18, 2014, Jennifer Robinette takes Henry the reindeer out for his morning rounds at the Experiment Farm on the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus in Fairbanks, Alaska.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

KTOO-TV Juneau

Why Juneau should be next for Housing First

A considerable amount of city resources is spent on addressing the needs of chronic inebriates who are homeless.

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Anchorage Daily News

ArtBeat: Harding's train becomes Christmas ornament -- but not Harding's Alaska train

There was a flurry of excitement in the newsroom when a call came in last month announcing the selection of the 2014 White House Christmas Ornament.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Salcha River threatens to swallow 2,800-square-foot home

John Sauer has spent 16 years building a home along the Salcha River, and now he's struggling to keep it from being washed away.

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Anchorage Daily News

Airplane day trip: Fairbanks to Eagle and Dawson City

Alaska's gold rush history is celebrated across the state, but aircraft owners can enjoy a particularly unique perspective by flying to the Interior town of Eagle and then on to Dawson City in Yukon Territory, Canada.

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Anchorage Daily News

AK Beat: Fairbanks voters to consider air quality

Air quality initiative headed to Fairbanks ballot: Interior Alaska voters will get another chance to decide whether the Fairbanks North Star Borough should have the authority to regulate air quality in the region.

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Seaway News

Pamela Cumming: Bringing her music back home

If Pamela Cumming was unsure that she wanted to make music her career, she certainly came to an immediate and forgone conclusion when she set foot on the campus grounds of the Berklee College of Music, five years ago.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

KFQD-AM Anchorage

Relative of historic mining figure visits memorial

An Italian relative of the man whose discovery of gold in Interior Alaska helped spark the Fairbanks gold rush helped rededicate a monument to the discovery.

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Capital City Weekly

Doctor Fermento: Visiting beer fans have new option in Anchorage

Just about anyone can walk into a brewery and - if the staff isn't busy and they are asked nicely - a tour might be in order.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Alaska is a model for job training says DOL leader

Earlier this week Secretary Tom Perez visited facilities in Fairbanks and south-central Alaska.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

St. George makes top 5 U.S. cities for mild weather

It ranked 5th best city for mild weather lovers by Wallet Hub, who looked at which cities consumers could move to in order to protect themselves for having to pay for weather-related costs.

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Anchorage Daily News

Thai restaurants flourish in Fairbanks

Laong Boonprasert, right, owns Thai House in downtown Fairbanks. She speaks with one of her staff, Joy Gryska.

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Anchorage Daily News

Alaska documentary chronicles one family's remote cabin adventure

Jean Aspen and her husband, Tom Irons, who divide their time between Homer and the Brooks Range, created a documentary about a solitary life in the wilds of Alaska that differs from a lot of Alaska reality TV in one key way: it's real.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Peninsula Clarion

Incoming art

Artist John Coyne is working on a raven sculpture at his studio in Iowa City for the Dena?ina Wellness Center in Kenai, Alaska.

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