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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State Representative Tammie Wilson of North Pole continues to press for reform of the State Office of Children’s Services. Wilson cites a 30 percent growth in the number of reportedly endangered kids being removed from parents in recent years, and some constituents unhappy with how the system has treated them. KUAC’s Dan Bross reports.

01-18-17 7:30 AM newscast

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A deer species strain of Mad Cow Disease has been detected in Norway, increasing potential of it showing up in Alaska. As KUAC’s Dan Bross reports, the incidence has raised flags with state biologists conducting surveillance for the degenerative brain disease.

01-17-17 8:30 AM newscast

01-16-17 8:30 AM newscast

01-13-17 9:30 AM newscast

Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority

The Interior Gas Utility and Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority have approved a memorandum of understanding to forward the Interior Energy Project. The state funded IEP is aimed at increasing the availability of gas in the city, as a less expensive and cleaner burning alternative to other fossil fuels and wood. The project has a lot of moving parts and is behind schedule, but as KUAC’s Dan Bross reports, the MOU is a key step.

01-12-17 7:30 AM newscast

01-11-17 8:30 AM newscast

The state of Alaska and the Anvik Tribe have signed an historic justice agreement. KUAC's Dan Bross reports.