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  1. Hilcorp acquires Point MacKenzie LNG plant that supplies FairbanksRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    The energy company has agreed to buy the Point MacKenzie LNG plant, which supplies LNG to Fairbanks Natural Gas, the Alaska Journal of Commerce reported . The sale sprang from discussions between Hilcorp and Fairbanks Natural Gas about how the Fairbanks utility could secure a long-term gas supply, said Fairbanks Natural Gas CEO Dan Britton, who is also president of Titan.

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  2. UAA ski team wins in FairbanksRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    The UAA ski team captured its first Alaska Nordic Cup since 2011 Sunday by getting a win from Mackenzie Kanady and Kathrin Schratt in a classic sprint relay at Birch Hill in Fairbanks. Kanady, a junior who won Saturday's individual freestyle race, teamed with freshman Schratt to win the women's sprint relay.

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  3. Bringing Inupiat culture to the beauty pageant stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Anchorage Daily News

    When Denali Whiting sat down in a Fairbanks movie theater last month to watch "When the Game Stands Tall," she didn't even get through the previews. An idea popped into her head -- to compete in the upcoming Miss Alaska USA pageant -- and she hasn't been able to think about much else since.

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  4. Walker and Mallott pick Juneau for swearing-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... sensitive to slights to its status as the capital city, with Palin's 2006 decision to hold her inauguration in Fairbanks seen as a slap in the face by some. That led the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner to assure Juneau residents that their concerns about ...

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  5. Hilcorp buys Point Mac LNG PlantRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Peninsula Clarion

    Fairbanks Natural Gas President and CEO Dan Britton said the prospect of the sale was spawned from discussions between the companies on how longer-term gas supplies could be secured. Titan Alaska LNG, a wholly owned subsidiary of Fairbanks Natural Gas, operates the Point MacKenzie LNG plant.

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  6. Imprisoned Fairbanks man charged with soliciting murder of federal officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Anchorage Daily News

    A 56-year-old Fairbanks man imprisoned there on weapons charges since last October now stands accused of asking an unidentified person to murder federal officers. A federal grand jury handed up a single-count indictment against Guy Christopher Mannino, charging him with "solicitation to commit murders of federal officers."

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  7. Kentucky Wildcats Morning Quickies: John Calipari's Defense EditionRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | A Sea of Blue

    ... and commentary from around the Big Blue Internet. Kentucky takes on Boston U. tonight in Rupp. Rifle travels to Fairbanks, Alaska. Men's soccer out of NCAA's. More. John Calipari is one of college basketball's best defensive coaches . I think that's ...

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  8. Thursday's prep hockey roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Anchorage Daily News

    Service got goals from Edgar Gonzalez, Brad Kuper and Tyler Millar to pick up a 3-2 nonconference boys hockey win over West Valley on Thursday at the Patty Center in Fairbanks. Kris Heck, Bryson Schmitz and John Matson scored goals as South defeated West 3-0 in a Cook Inlet Conference boys hockey game on Thursday night at Ben Boeke.

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  9. ANSEP tripling enrollment in middle school programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... afterward. Jules Mermelstein is only 15 but is set to graduate next year from West Valley High School in Fairbanks. He says that ANSEP encouraged him to set his goals higher and graduate early. "I definitely wouldn't have been doing a three-year ...

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  10. Salvage timber sales offered in Delta for firewoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | DNR Public Notices

    (FAIRBANKS, AK) The Alaska Division of Forestry will be offering a total of 13 salvage timber sales for firewood near Delta Junction next month. All totaled, the sales represent an estimated 3,550 cords of aspen, birch and spruce firewood, according ...

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  11. Warmer winter weather brings hazards but can benefit caribouRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... winter weather is on the way for the Arctic, said Bob Fisher, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Fairbanks. "Certainly this is not a normal event, but that doesn't mean that it hasn't happened in the past," Fisher said. "This is an ...

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  12. Living the DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | CNN

    ... one in Iraq and one in Afghanistan and he is only 24 years old. He is currently station at Fort Wainwright in Fairbanks Alaska with Rage platoon, Berserker company 1-5. We can't wait to come and visit you soon. We also like to thank all the men and ...

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  13. Voice of Alaska: Time to continue moving Alaska forward after electionRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... working with the delegation to save Essential Air Service. We supported our military by protecting our F-16's in Fairbanks and missile defense at Fort Greely, secured F-35's coming next year and ensured Alaska bases aren't facing the threat of ...

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  14. In speech to industry group, Parnell highlights his years in officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... cruise ship traffic, have marine highway ferries built in Alaska for the first time, truck natural gas to Fairbanks starting in 2016, and change production tax laws and incentives to spark oil and gas development across the North Slope and in Cook ...

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  15. Alaska News Nightly: November 19, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | APRN

    ... it's about safety. Warmer than normal temperatures this fall are allowing expanded use salt to combat icy roads in Fairbanks. Salt is more effective in some conditions and less expensive. The Alaska Ocean Observing System is celebrating its 10th ...

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  16. Former Acadia football star Steve Faoro was 'a friend to everyone'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... Ticats. He played semi-pro football in Bellingham, Wash., in recent years and also for an arena league team in Fairbanks, Alaska. "He was a great guy, a friend and brother to most of the players on the team," Don Oneida, the general manager of the ...

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  17. State releases proposed air quality rulesRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Proposed state regulations that could help clean up air in Fairbanks would limit what can be burned in wood stoves. The standards would be tougher in winter for areas with chronic air pollution such as much of Fairbanks and North Pole.

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  18. News Minute: Here is the latest Alaska news from The Associated PressRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... was overloaded led police and the Coast Guard to briefly close the club. Byler says the charge was unfounded. FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) - Proposed state regulations that could help clean up air in Fairbanks would limit what can be burned in wood ...

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  19. Fairbanks increasing use of brine for slick roadsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... in the past decade, adding a new challenge for road maintenance. When a heavy dose of freezing rain covered Fairbanks in November 2011, Fairbanks roads never recovered. It was then that DOT officials realized something needed to be done. "That's ...

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  20. Iron Dog's Anchorage move approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... held in Anchorage. won their second title in last winter's race across Alaska, which goes from Big Lake to Nome to Fairbanks. The duo has signed up again for the 2015 race. In its unanimous resolution , the assembly noted that the ceremonial start ...

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