Dan Bross

Senior FM News Reporter

Dan has been in public radio news in Alaska since 1993.  He’s worked as a reporter, newscaster and talk show host at stations in McGrath, Valdez and Fairbanks. Dan’s experience includes coverage of a wide range of topics, from wolf control to the Trans-Alaska Pipeline and dog mushing. 

He graduated from St. Lawrence University in upstate New York with a degree in fine arts and environmental studies in 1987.  Snow and adventure lured Dan and wife Peggy to Alaska in 1992. The couple and their two kids enjoy cross country skiing, back packing and river trips.  

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08-21-17 7:30 AM newscast

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

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

08-16-17 8:30 AM newscast

Dan Bross / KUAC

The flood that devastated Fairbanks 50 years ago this week had broad repercussions. The flood which displaced 7 thousand people, caused 80 million dollars in property damage, inspired creation of the national flood insurance program and prompted federal construction of the Chena Flood Control project. As KUAC’s Dan Bross reports, the dam and levy system in North Pole regulate flow of the Chena River through Fairbanks in times of high water, ensuring there will never be another catastrophic flood.

08-15-17 8:30 AM newscast

08-14-17 8:30 AM newscast

08-11-17 9:30 AM newscast