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Upcoming Events Tanana Valley State Fair

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 08:38 -- abuchanan

Coming up this week at the Tanana Valley State Fair. Starting things off on Wednesday Lawnmower racing. Action starts this Saturday at 2pm go check out some lawnmower racing. If you want to race you can enter your mower to race at website.
Then Friday and Saturday night head out and watch the Demolition Derby. Small Cars start @ 7pm Firday night.
Trucks and SUVs start Saturday at 2pm. Registration will be 2 hours before the event starts. If you need information concerning the derby action contact Fred @ 907–388–1617.

Yukon Quest

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 08:36 -- abuchanan

The mushers were out in Fairbanks this past Saturday for the first day of registration. With only eighteen mushers participating in last year's Quest. This year as of 2:30 pm Saturday there has been more than 20 mushers signed up for the 2015 race. This years race is schedule to start FEB 7 starting in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory then finishing in Fairbanks.

Panners Game Two NBC World Series

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 08:35 -- abuchanan

Goldpanners was in the due or die seat on Sunday. After losing their opening game against the the Mustangs.
It was win are go home on Sunday as the Panners battled the bombers for game two at Lawerence–Dumont Stadium in Wichita Kansas.
Tanner Pinkston got the rally going for the Panners with a leadoff double. Mike Wee–Land assisted with a RBI single bringing Fullerton across home plate to score.

2014 Senior Games

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 10:13 -- abuchanan

Well if you plan on Registering for the Alaska Senior Games. You better hurry this week is the last chance to sgin up for the 12th Annual Alaska International Senior Games.
The games will be held August 8–17 in Fairbanks. There will be over 20 events including: Tennis, Indoor shooting, 10k race,3 ON 3 Basketball along with Ice Hockey and many more sports.

Rain cancels Goldpanners vs Bucs Matchup

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 10:09 -- abuchanan

After a high scoring win from Sunday nights game against the Oilers in Palmer. The GoldPanners was ready to take on the Anchorage Bucs at Mulkahee Stadium to close out their last regular season game Monday night but that game was canceled due to heavy rain.With the rainout taking place the Panners of the American League also the ABL champions finished their season with a record of 33–9 overall also going 21–8 in ABL games.