City of North Pole

The North Pole City Council tonight will consider awarding a contract to an engineering company to develop a plan intended to protect the community’s groundwater from contamination. The mayor says the plan is needed to ensure the city will be able to expand its municipal water system to areas where the groundwater already is contaminated.

08-21-17 7:30 AM newscast

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Protest Targets Wolf Kill

Aug 18, 2017
Dan Bross / KUAC

The state’s largest wolf control program was the target of a protest outside Alaska Department of Fish and Game Fairbanks headquarters yesterday (Thurs). The protesters organized by Alaskans for Wildlife want Fish and Game to immediately halt the long running aerial wolf kill in the Forty Mile River region, east of Fairbanks. KUAC’s Dan Bross reports.

08-18-17 9:30 AM newscast

08-17-17 5:45 PM newscast

Alaska Department of Corrections

Alaska State Troopers say they’ve charged several inmates at Fairbanks Correctional Center with rioting and assault for their roles in a disturbance at the jail Thursday that led to a lockdown and street closure.

Schaeffer Cox Appeal

Aug 17, 2017
Free Scheaffer Cox

Imprisoned former Fairbanks militia leader Schaeffer Cox had an appeal hearing yesterday (Weds) in federal court in Anchorage. Convicted in 2013 of conspiracy and solicitation to murder government officials and weapons charges, Cox is serving 26 years in federal prison. As KUAC’s Dan Bross reports, his appeal centers on whether anyone was specifically targeted.

08-17-17 8:30 AM newscast

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