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 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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Local News
1:28 pm
Wed November 26, 2014

Cub Finds Temporary Home

An orphaned bear cub from the Eagle area is at the Alaska Zoo. As KUAC’s Dan Bross reports, the young black bear will be kept at the facility in Anchorage, while a search is conducted for a permanent home.

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Local News
1:24 pm
Wed November 26, 2014

Fairbanks Skier Makes The Big Time

A cross country skier from Fairbanks is taking on the world’s best. Alaska Pacific University team member Reese Hanneman (HON-a-men)  will compete for the U.S. Ski Team in World Cup races in Europe over the next month.  KUAC’s Dan Bross reports.

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Local News
1:16 pm
Mon November 24, 2014

Snow Starved

The interior is forecast to get a little snow over the next couple days, but as KUAC’s Dan Bross reports, the trend is for continued dry weather.

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Local News
11:26 am
Fri November 21, 2014

Orphaned Bear Cub

"BaBa" the bear cub, comes out of a dog house at his temporary home with Kate Rourke and Andy Bassich.
Credit Terry Pratt / BBC

Another orphaned Alaska bear cub needs a home. The young black bear found near Eagle is the 8th the state has dealt with this year.  The other seven cubs, all but one black, including a trio rescued in Galena in September, have been placed in lower 48 wildlife care facilities.  As KUAC’s Dan Bross reports, the fate of the latest orphaned cub is uncertain.

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KUAC Newscasts
10:22 am
Thu November 20, 2014

Newscast: Thursday 11/20/14

Local News
1:10 pm
Wed November 19, 2014

School Board To Hire Superintendent

The Fairbanks North Star Borough School Board has approved permanent hire of interim Superintendent Karen Gaborik (ga-BOOR-ik) . The action taken at a meeting Tuesday night, forgoes the normal search process, and comes despite lingering concern about the districts handling of sexual abuse case.

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KUAC Newscasts
10:04 am
Wed November 19, 2014

Newscast: Wednesday 11/19/14

KUAC Newscasts
9:48 am
Wed November 19, 2014

Newscast: Tuesday 11/18/14

KUAC Newscasts
9:41 am
Wed November 19, 2014

Newscast: Monday 11/17/14

Local News
2:20 pm
Tue November 18, 2014

Wallis Death Remains A Mystery

Local leaders in Fairbanks are again asking for the public’s help in solving the 2013 case of an Alaska Native man found burning inside a downtown Post Office. KUAC’s Dan Bross reports.

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