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The Fairbanks North Star Borough is asking some 400 employees for concessions on their "Cadillac" health care plans as the government negotiates new labor agreements...
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In 1914, the U.S. government was finalizing plans for a railroad connecting the Pacific coast of Southcentral Alaska with Fairbanks in Interior Alaska.
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FAIRBANKS—Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski says stabilizing the health care market in the state and across the country should remain a priority even though the...
The case against a 30-year-old Fairbanks man accused of shooting his neighbor in the back last year was dropped this week halfway through jury selection...
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Members of the Alaska Senate decided they were done in Juneau on Friday, quickly passing a crime bill, and adjourning without addressing the state's multibillion...
The Public Safety Employees Association filed a lawsuit Oct. 18 against the city of Fairbanks and its City Council in Superior Court.
China's top oil company Sinopec announced earlier today they have agreed to help develop Alaska's $45 billion LNG pipeline megaproject, according to the U.S. government....
Shortly after the polls opened on Election Day, Matt Nelson of Healy announced that he would run for the Denali Borough Assembly as a write-in...
I read with some satisfaction — and disappointment — Senate Pres. Pete Kelly's recent opinion piece, "The Sky Is Not Falling" (News-Miner, Nov. 5). While...
News-Miner opinion:...
University of Alaska President Jim Johnsen said he has high hopes for the future as his plan to streamline university functions nears the end of...
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Borough Mayor Karl Kassel warned about 200 people attending two town hall meetings Wednesday that the municipality has fallen too far behind on building maintenance...
DENALI —It looks like the only contested seat at next week's Denali Borough election will be for mayor, who faces a new write-in candidate.
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Fairbanks North Star Borough Mayor, Karl Kassel, visited Eielson Air Force Base earlier this month to experience a little bit of what it's like to...
Mayor Karl Kassel says the Fairbanks North Star Borough is at a financial crossroads, and he's hosting two town hall meetings this week to get...
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The borough is facing some big financial decisions, and the mayor is hosting two town hall meetings Wednesday to discuss aging public buildings, a huge...
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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University of Alaska President Jim Johnsen presented a draft budget to the Board of Regents on Tuesday afternoon that included a wage freeze for faculty...
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