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Wettest summer on record in Fairbanks

Wettest summer on record in FairbanksThe city of Fairbanks has smashed — or, perhaps more appropriately, soaked — its record for wettest summer.

Fairbanks spent $7k defending mayor’s $37.50 fine

Fairbanks spent $7k defending mayor’s $37.50 fineThe city of Fairbanks has so far spent about $7,000 appealing a $37.50 elections fine leveled on the mayor.

Alaska food resource group to meet in Fairbanks

Alaska food resource group to meet in FairbanksAn Alaska state panel created to increase the consumption and purchase of local farm products and wild seafood has scheduled a meeting this week in Fairbanks.

Man driving truck with 7 children faces DUI charge

Man driving truck with 7 children faces DUI chargeAlaska State Troopers say a 33-year-old Wasilla man was arrested Saturday for driving recklessly while "severely intoxicated" with seven young children — none wearing restraining devices — in his truck.

So far, southeast Alaska deer season going well

So far, southeast Alaska deer season going wellThe population of black-tailed deer in southeast Alaska appears to have rebounded from harsh winters years ago, and the hunting is going well.

4 critically injured in North Slope plane crash

4 critically injured in North Slope plane crashAlaska State Troopers say that four people were critically injured in a plane crash Sunday near the summit of Atigun Pass in the northern part of the state.

Update: Flood warning cancelled for Mendenhall Valley

Update: Flood warning cancelled for Mendenhall ValleyA release of water from a glacially dammed lake, or jökulhlaup, is the suspected cause of the flooding.

Yukon Quest purse in 2015 up from 2014

Yukon Quest purse in 2015 up from 2014The winnings in the 2015 Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race will be increased by more than $12,000 from the purse in this year's race.

UA offers in-state tuition to some, bonus to Gamble

UA offers in-state tuition to some, bonus to GambleThe president of the University of Alaska has been offered a $320,000 bonus if he stays on the job until 2016.

Flood warnings issued for Skagway, Fairbanks streams

Taiya River and Goldstream Creek swell after heavy rain