Miguel Baez Guevara, 38, was indicted on 17 counts related to his leadership and role in trafficking narcotics to Alaska, according to the Department of Justice.
Foundation Health Partners — which includes Tanana Valley Clinic, Fairbanks Memorial Hospital and Denali Center — has more than 200 openings across its system. And in Anchorage, staffing is even worse.
The lower Tanana River appears to have the habitat and forage where wood bison can flourish. A herd could provide a food source for years, state wildlife biologists said.
The security breach involved protected personal information under HIPAA and the Alaska Personal Information Protection Act (APIPA).
The $1,100 payout for the 2021 dividend is an estimate that could change in the final accounting. It takes about a month for payments to be processed and sent to Alaskans.
Once complete, a portion of the highway will be elevated above some railroad tracks and the final segment of a bike/pedestrian path will link Fairbanks and North Pole by way of Badger Road.
With about a month and a half left in the construction season, the Alaska Department of Transportation is wrapping up several big digs.
The mask issue has been a flashpoint for some parents who wrote and testified to education leaders that they would enroll or de-enroll their children based on the policy.
On a vote of 12-7, the Senate passed House Bill 3003, which now advances to Gov. Mike Dunleavy for his signature. The governor also has the authority to veto the bill.
Alaska reported 1,473 new Covid cases in three days — 810 on Friday, 383 on Saturday and 280 on Sunday. The cases come as Covid tests are running low because of supply chain problems.
Ryan Anderson, who formerly served as Northern Region Director for the Alaska Department of Transportation, was appointed DOT commissioner. Anderson will continue to live and work in Fairbanks.
In August, lifelong Alaskan Gary Critchfield retired as Chief Master Sergeant from the 168th Wing of the Alaska Air National Guard.
Fairbanksans and firefighters remembered those who lost their lives on 9/11 with a stair climb, taking on 110 flights of stairs — the same number of stairs firefighters climbed in the World Trade Center.
The 2021 work season has been impacted by persistent overcast and rainy conditions that hamper the ability to safely conduct helicopter flights, which are needed to access nearly all of the drill sites.
Sen. Lisa Murkowski said many Americans still vividly recall the events at the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, and 'the heroic story of Flight 93.'
Sen. Dan Sullivan is urging Congress to hold hearings on the U.S. military exit from Afghanistan. Temperatures in Alaska are rising. And a Gallup poll shows labor union approval up in America.
The majority of businesses in the Fairbanks North Star Borough have fewer than 100 employees. The Greater Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce president and CEO said few companies will be impacted.
Chancellor Dan White said in a letter to UAF employees that he and President Pat Pitney are discussing a “broader application of requirements” for the vaccine.
On Jan. 10, U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., released “Wastebook: PORKémon Go,” a list of 50 examples of what he deemed “questionable expenditures” by the U.S. government.