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, backpacking and river trips.  

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Don Kiely

Fairbanks has lost a long-time sled dog advocate. Carol Kleckner, who helped find new homes for unwanted sled dogs, died of cancer earlier this month. As KUAC’s Dan Bross reports, Kleckner is credited with saving hundreds of sled dogs dropped at the shelter, and changing the way people think about the once rejected animals.

01-19-21 AM newscast


Jan 18, 2021

01-18-21 midday newscast

Central Yukon Area Plan

Jan 18, 2021
Bureau of Land Management / Bureau of Land Management

A draft federal land management plan for the Central Yukon area of Alaska is out for public comment. The Bureau of Land Management document and an accompanying environmental impact statement apply to over 13 million acres of BLM-managed lands scattered across 56 million acres of the interior, from Galena to along the Dalton Highway. KUAC’s Dan Bross reports.

01-18-21 AM newscast


Jan 15, 2021

01-15-21 midday newscast

Dan Bross / KUAC

KUAC's Dan Bross talks with Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and Policy climate specialist Rick Thoman about this winter's snow drought in the Fairbanks area.

01-15-21 AM newscast


Jan 14, 2021

01-14-21 midday newscast

01-14-21 AM newscast