Dan Bross, KUAC - Fairbanks

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Dan Bross is a reporter at KUAC in Fairbanks.

Base commander Colonel Ben Bishop says he envisions Alaska becoming a mecca for F-35 training.

Some Alaskans are helping with the California wildfire response. Listen now

NASA has renewed a nearly $50 million contract with the University of Alaska Fairbanks for satellite services. Listen now

The Fairbanks Four’s attorney says they will appeal to the 9th Circuit Court. He expects that process to take another two years.

A seven-hour standoff outside Fairbanks Memorial Hospital Monday was resolved peacefully. Listen now

With Halloween just over a week out, Fairbanks is looking at the potential of a third straight year with minimal snow cover, and a possible first ever green Halloween. Listen now

The Fairbanks Four allege racial bias drove police misconduct — including coercion of false confessions and fabrication of evidence — that led to their wrongful murder convictions. Listen now

The state will not charge officers who fatally shot a Fairbanks man last Christmas Eve. An Alaska Office of Special Prosecutions report says three State Troopers and two Fairbanks Police officers lawfully used deadly force against 20 year old Cody Eyre. Listen now

Warmer than normal temperatures are expected across Alaska next month. Listen now

Solar activity is increasing the likelihood of active aurora. Listen now

It’s been a week since 10-year-old Ashely Johnson-Barr went missing in Kotzebue, and the response is shifting their focus from search and rescue to investigation. Listen now

The University of Alaska Fairbanks operated research vessel Sikuliaq is proving to be a good investment. That was a key message from UAF college of fisheries and ocean sciences dean Bradly Moran during a Sikuliaq update for UA regents last week. Listen now

The FBI has joined the effort to find a missing girl in Kotzebue. Ten-year-old Ashley Johnson-Barr was last seen the evening of September 6th leaving a local park. Listen now
Photo of Kotzebue. (Photo by Neal Herbert/National Park Service, Alaska Region)

The search continues in Kotzebue for a missing ten-year-old girl. Listen now

The basing of F-35 fighters at Eielson Air Force Base will increase the number of school-age kids in the Fairbanks North Star Borough.

Four people were killed in a Parks Highway accident on Monday.

A Fairbanks woman is charged with killing her two infant children. Listen now

Fairbanks North Star Borough’s administrative center remains shut down due to what officials describe as threatening communications. Listen now

The state’s liquefied natural gas pipeline export project with China can continue regardless of whether Governor Bill Walker is elected to a second term in November. Listen now

A Fairbanks North Star Borough air quality group is mulling over fifty proposals to reduce wintertime pollution from wood, coal and oil burning. Listen now