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KUAC's Dan Bross talks with Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and Policy climate specialist Rick Thoman about the prognosis for river break up.

Dan Bross / KUAC

KUAC's Dan Bross talks with Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and Policy climate specialist Rick Thoman about how the cold and snowy March will affect break up and melt out. 

 

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KUAC's Dan Bross talks with Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and Policy climate specialist Rick Thoman about recent year's late season heavy snows in the Interior.

02-24-21 Pandemic Parenting: Colt Chase

Feb 24, 2021
Roxanne Parker

The pandemic has limited our social interactions for nearly a year now, and that’s been especially difficult for parents and kids, but there’s also an upside to spending more time at home together. In this week’s episode of the KUAC series Pandemic Parenting, Molly Rettig has the story of a Fairbanks single dad who has found a bright side amidst the challenges.

02-17-21 Pandemic Parenting: Katie Spellman

Feb 17, 2021

The forced isolation of the Covid 19 pandemic has highlighted the pluses and minuses of working at home, especially for parents. On this week’s episode of the KUAC series: Pandemic Parenting, Molly Rettig shares a Fairbanks mom’s reflections on the challenges and rewards of balancing work and child care in the same space.

Kinross Gold

The company looking to develop a new gold mine near the Eastern Alaska community of Tetlin says exploration of the site has yielded promising results. Kinross Gold, which bought a majority share of the Peak Gold project last September, is now working with communities that would be affected by the project, if the mine is developed. That includes a sharp increase in truck traffic on two highways between Tetlin and Fairbanks.


Pandemic Parenting: Liz Rodriguez

Feb 10, 2021
Carla Perez

The Covid 19 pandemic has reduced social outlets, requiring more reliance on family. On this week’s episode of the KUAC series Pandemic Parenting, reporter Molly Rettig has the story of a Fairbanks woman managing a multi-generational household.

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KUAC's Dan Bross talks with Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and Policy climate specialist Rick Thoman about the causes and possible effects of below normal snow.

Pandemic Parenting: Winna Summerville

Feb 3, 2021
Vanessa Stevens

The Covid 19 pandemic has made balancing family and work even more challenging. On this week’s episode of the KUAC series Pandemic Parenting, reporter Molly Rettig has the story of a Fairbanks couple running a restaurant and raising 4 kids amid pandemic concerns and restrictions.

The Fairbanks Native community gathered over the weekend for a vigil to increase awareness about an unusually high number of local missing persons, including several Native people. The outdoor vigil offered families of the missing an opportunity to share their stories, thank those who are aiding the ongoing search for answers, and call for new action. KUAC’s Dan Bross reports.


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