School Board narrows the field for open seat


The Fairbanks North Star Borough School Board has quickly reduced the number of candidates up for board appointment from fifteen to eleven.
Each remaining board member is allowed to select four applicants for consideration.
The Four applicants who did not make the initial cut are Patrice Lee, William Page, Betty Jane Study and Doreen Straight.
The board will interview the eleven remaining candidates tomorrow and will select an appointee by the end of their work session.
The chosen candidate will be sworn in Monday evening.