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A full house of parents and interested citizens testified to the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District Board Tuesday night. The community was concerned about an incident two weeks ago at North Pole High School involving boys coming into a girls’ bathroom. The boys were protesting a transgender student who posted a photo of himself in the boys’ bathroom.

The discussion at Tuesday night’s meeting was respectful and mostly concerned with bullying.


04-17-19 KUAC NEWSMINER MIDDAY UPDATE

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Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation

The state has rolled back a stricter PFAS drinking water contamination standard, and suspended development of new regulations for the chemicals. As KUAC’s Dan Bross reports, the PFAS changes implemented by the administration of Governor Mike Dunleavy, come despite growing concern about health impacts of the perfluorinated compounds in firefighting foams, which have contaminated groundwater at several locations in Alaska.

04-15-19 KUAC NEWSMINER MIDDAY UPDATE

Apr 15, 2019

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Nenana Ice Classic

KUAC's Dan Bross talks with Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and Policy Climate Specialist Rick Thoman about river ice and break up.

04-12-19 KUAC NEWSMINER MIDDAY UPDATE

Apr 15, 2019

04-12-19 12:30 PM newscast


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