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Flint Hills continues to push for a less stringent standard for removal of a spilled chemical from groundwater at the company’s shuttered North Pole refinery. As KUAC’s Dan Bross reports, removal of the industrial solvent sulfolane (SULL-fo-lane) is costing the refinery a lot of money, and opinions differ on how clean groundwater should be.

Patty Carmichael

The search for a dog that ran away from a visiting Las Vegas family continues in Fairbanks.  KUAC’s Dan Bross has more on the growing effort to find Shadow.

8-18-15 KUAC MORNING NEWS

Aug 18, 2015

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U.S. Army Alaska

The first U.S. Army Apache helicopters to be based in Alaska are scheduled to arrive at Ft. Wainwright this week. They’re part of a new unit at the post which will include 24 helicopters and 400 soldiers. KUAC’s Dan Bross reports.

8-17-15 KUAC MORNING NEWS

Aug 17, 2015

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U.A.F. Takes Over HAARP

Aug 17, 2015

The University of Alaska Fairbanks is gearing up to transform a newly acquired research facility into a financially self-sustaining entity. Last week UAF formally accepted ownership of the High Frequency Active Auroral Research program facility, known as HAARP, north of Gulkana. As KUAC’s Robert Hannon reports, through a two million dollar loan, the University hopes to attract scientists and research dollars to what it touts as world class research site.

8-14-15 KUAC MORNING NEWS

Aug 14, 2015

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Doyon To Drill Again

Aug 14, 2015
Doyon

Doyon has announced plans to drill another oil and gas exploration well in the Nenana area.  It will be the third the company has sunk into the oil and gas rich basin.  As KUAC’s Dan Bross reports, the Interior Regional Native Corporation is looking for a commercially develop able deposit to supply local and broader energy demand.

Salmon Surge

Aug 14, 2015

Chinook salmon continue to swim up the Yukon River, the latest indication that the long ailing run may have turned a corner toward recovery. KUAC’s Dan Bross reports.

8-13-15 KUAC MORNING NEWS

Aug 13, 2015

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