Kevin Baird

A panel discussed concerns that divide some Alaska Native communities Tuesday during the second day of the Tribal Government Symposium at the University of Alaska...
The Public Safety Employees Association filed a lawsuit Oct. 18 against the city of Fairbanks and its City Council in Superior Court.
Bob Shefchik will take his seat on the Interior Gas Utility Board after the Fairbanks North Star Borough Assembly approved Mayor Karl Kassel's appointment late...
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Doyon Ltd.'s long-term strategy of diversification outside the Alaska oil and gas industry has served the Alaska Native Corp. well, Aaron Schutt, president and CEO,...
The question of legal cannabis in Fairbanks and the Fairbanks North Star Borough has generated intrigue and emotion for a local election that usually seems...
Among the ballot propositions Fairbanksans will decide this election is Proposition B, which would allow the city to collect an additional $1,713,652 in property taxes...
The Fairbanks City Council voted to lift protest on four marijuana business licenses Monday night, but the council's overall attitude toward the marijuana industry has...
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The Fairbanks Police Department's staffing woes were under the spotlight once more as Chief Eric Jewkes told City Council on Monday night that it must...
Alaska's U.S. senators are taking different stances on the latest Senate Republican plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act and replace it with a bill...
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Mayor Jim Matherly has nominated Jonathan Bagwill to take the vacant seat on the Fairbanks City Council, according to a news release from the Mayor's...
The Fairbanks City Council advanced an ordinance that would put to voters the question of raising property taxes to bring $1.7 million of additional revenue...
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The Fairbanks City Council will introduce an ordinance Monday night at City Hall that would put a property tax increase before the voters.
Gov. Bill Walker signed House Bill 132 allowing ride-share companies such as Lyft and Uber to operate in Alaska. Walker's press secretary Jonathon Taylor confirmed...
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