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  1. 5.0 earthquake shakes Interior AlaskaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    State seismologist Michael West says the quake was centered about 40 miles northwest of Fairbanks and was felt there and other communities, including Nenana and Salcha.

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  2. Soldotna bolts past Patriots for third straight titleRead the original story

    Saturday | Anchorage Daily News

    The Stars erupted for 30 first-quarter points Saturday on their way to a 57-28 victory over North Pole in the ASAA First National Bowl medium-school state championship football game at Dimond Alumni Field. The win was Soldotna's 29th in a row, tying a state football record set first by East and matched twice by the Stars, the first time in 2006-08.

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  3. UAA's 4-1 defeat of Air Force continues its strong startRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Anchorage Daily News

    In getting off to their best four-game start since 2011, when they also went 3-0-1 out of the gate, the Seawolves have savored some tasty performances. Saturday's 4-1 victory over Air Force at the Brice Alaska Goal Rush hockey tournament in Fairbanks, for instance, featured 23 saves from UAA freshman goaltender Olivier Mantha.

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  4. Interior gas utility anticipates circling Fairbanks with transmission lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Anchorage Daily News

    The Interior Gas Utility, the gas utility owned by Fairbanks North Star Borough, has been planning its gas distribution pipeline network for the Fairbanks area and has determined that it will need a gas transmission line around the perimeter of the city, David Prusak, the project manager for IGU's distribution network construction, told the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority board Sept. 25. IGU is planning a six-phase build out of its network, extending the network around the city, with each of the phases taking a year to complete.

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  5. Vieth triggers UAF comeback and tournament titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Anchorage Daily News

    He scored his first college goal Friday in a 4-3 win over Air Force. He did way better tonight.

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  6. Jury acquits man in pipeline false statement caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Anchorage Daily News

    A federal jury has acquitted a Fairbanks man of lying to the FBI as it investigated the 1978 bombing of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports the jury returned a not guilty verdict Thursday on three counts in the trial of 62-year-old Phillip Martin Olson.

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  7. Alaskans can help prevent Elodea infestationsRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2013 | Anchorage Daily News

    State agencies are working together this summer on efforts to control the spread of Elodea, an invasive aquatic plant that is threatening fish habitat and recreational activities in certain lakes and slow-moving rivers in Southcentral Alaska and the Fairbanks area. As part of these efforts, agencies are encouraging the general public to: report Elodea sightings; get involved in eradication efforts; and prevent the inadvertent spread of Elodea from their aquariums, boats and floatplanes.

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  8. Tourism fundraising group forms to help ParnellRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Anchorage Daily News

    Praising Gov. Sean Parnell for playing an instrumental role in reviving tourism in Alaska, a group of businesses involved in the visitor industry has established a new fundraising organization to advocate on his behalf in the closing weeks of his race against challenger Bill Walker. "For Tourism Jobs -- Vote Parnell" filed with the Alaska Public Offices Commission on Wednesday, said John Binkley, a co-chair of the group and chair of his family's company, Riverboat Discovery tours in Fairbanks.

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  9. Exaggeration inflames debate on wood smoke, healthy air in FairbanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2013 | Anchorage Daily News

    Some people here claim that the state is trying to ban wood burning, just as the borough tried to ban wood burning before voters approved a measuring banning the borough from banning wood burning. In fact, no one has tried or is trying to ban wood burning in Fairbanks.

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  10. Parnell, Walker trade jabs on spending, energy, leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Anchorage Daily News

    Incumbent Gov. Sean Parnell and independent challenger Bill Walker tangled over energy, budget and leadership issues Tuesday at a debate sponsored by the Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce. Walker said the state is running a $7 million daily deficit and needs to trim spending.

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  11. Talk of Sullivan's Alaska status echoes an old questionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Anchorage Daily News

    OPINION: Who's an Alaskan? Senate candidate Sullivan answers the question with half a family portrait. Pictured: Dan Sullivan and his wife, Julie Fate Sullivan, at the announcement of his candidacy in 2013.

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  12. Sliding global oil prices not so evident at Alaska gas pumpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Anchorage Daily News

    In May 2013, gasoline in Bethel cost more than $7 per gallon. On Tuesday, one gas station was selling regular gasoline for $6.67 per gallon.

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  13. UAA's Cameron suspended 1 game by WCHA; Kozun honored by leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Anchorage Daily News

    The tough news the UAA hockey team absorbed Monday proved more damaging than the good news it received proved beneficial. The Western Collegiate Hockey Association suspended senior captain Brett Cameron one game for the major penalty he was issued Saturday night in a 4-2 victory over Wisconsin in UAA's Kendall Hockey Classic.

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  14. Alaska Aviation Legends: Walt Audi's life above the Arctic CircleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Anchorage Daily News

    Walt Audi on a bright summer day on the North Slope on June 25, 1997, more than 30 years after coming to Kaktovik. Walt Audi came to Alaska in 1962 "to see what was possible," as he says, and discovered all he wanted.

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  15. Tim Bradner: Time for a long, hard look at Alaska's fiscal futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Anchorage Daily News

    Things are going well for Alaskans on many levels. Our economy is perking along; the Permanent Fund is over $50 million and we just had a big dividend payout; we're close to landing a new Air Force unit for Fairbanks; our oil industry is rejuvenating itself; our big natural gas project is making progress, and we have several mines on the cusp of development, though this industry is facing its challenges on a worldwide level.

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  16. Mantha debuts with 27 saves, UAA beats Wisconsin 4-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Anchorage Daily News

    UAA won its hockey game Saturday night, but did not win its own tournament, even though that sounds strange considering the Seawolves went 2-0 in the Kendall Hockey Classic. UAA beat Wisconsin, 4-2, at Sullivan Arena to start 2-0 for the second straight season under coach Matt Thomas.

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  17. UAA stops Badgers but UAF takes tourney titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Anchorage Daily News

    OK, focus, people, so you can comprehend this pucks puzzler: UAA beat Wisconsin, 4-2, on Saturday night to go undefeated in its own season-opening tournament and yet still did not win the Kendall Hockey Classic. That's because the event uses a fixed schedule.

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  18. Zanders leads UAA past Nanooks for 4th straight volleyball winRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Anchorage Daily News

    After getting a post-match chorus of "Happy Birthday" and a yummy-looking cake from his players on Saturday afternoon, UAA volleyball coach Chris Green was asked how old he is. Green turns 47 later this week, but the Seawolves aged him a bit prematurely Saturday afternoon en route to a three-set victory over the rival Nanooks of UAF.

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  19. Fairbanks steam heat customers could see 95 percent rate hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2013 | Anchorage Daily News

    The company that supplies heat to much of downtown Fairbanks with steam piped underground from a power plant wants to raise its rates up to 95 percent. Steam heat has long been the biggest bargain in Fairbanks, with regulated costs about one-third of those for heating oil and natural gas.

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  20. Scott McMurren: For winter fun, head north -- far northRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Anchorage Daily News

    There's nothing like a fresh coat of snow to remind you that winter comes earlier in Fairbanks. It's not exactly a surprise, although there is still a learning curve in terms of stopping and going on icy streets.

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