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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Free The Fairbanks Four

It’s up to US District Court Judge H. Russel Holland to decide if a federal civil rights suit filed against the city of Fairbanks will proceed. Judge Holland heard attorneys argue yesterday (Weds) in Fairbanks, on a city motion to dismiss the suit filed by Native (3 Ak Native and 1 American Indian) men, known as the Fairbanks Four. KUAC’s Dan Bross reports

10-04-18 8:30 AM newscast

10-03-18 8:30 AM newscast

10-02-18 9:30 AM newscast

Free the People AK

A Fairbanks man whose property was sold by the North Star Borough for failing to pay his taxes, says he’ll legally fight to get his land back. Chris Ripple’s foreclosed on property was among dozens auctioned off by the borough last week, but as KUAC’s Dan Bross reports, Ripple has documents he says exempt his land from property taxes.

10-01-18 9:30 AM newscast

PFAS contamination was the focus of a US Senate subcommittee hearing this week.  The session brought together government officials, and citizens from a growing number of communities, like Fairbanks and North Pole, where groundwater has been polluted by perfluorinated or PFAS chemicals from firefighting foams. KUAC’s Dan Bross reports.

09-28-18 9:30 AM newscast

09-27-18 9:30 AM newscast

09-26-18 8:30 AM newscast