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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07-02-19 9:30 AM newscast

Dan Bross / KUAC

Prior to rain showers which began Sunday afternoon, heat and gusty winds increased Interior wildfire activity, including on the Shovel Creek fire, northwest of Fairbanks. It’s mapped at over 10 thousand acres, after spreading north toward cabins along the Chatanika River, and subdivisions to the south and east. As KUAC’s Dan Bross reports, that lead to evacuation notices for 2 neighborhoods.

07-01-19 9:30 AM newscast

Dan Bross / KUAC

KUAC's Dan Bross talks with Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and Policy climate specialist Rick Thoman about how wild fires can affect local weather.

06-28-19 9:30 AM newscast

Dan Bross

Progress is reported by mangers of the Shovel Creek wildfire northwest of Fairbanks, despite challenging conditions. As KUAC’s Dan Bross reports, that's the message from a state team managing the response to the blaze, which has hundreds or area residents in “ready evacuation” status.

06-27-19 9:30 AM newscast

06-26-19 8:30 AM newscast

06-25-19 9:30 AM newscast

06-24-19 9:30 AM newscast