Government Shutdown Averted: Legislature Finds Budget Compromise

The operating budget calls for continued draws from the state savings account, funds oil and gas tax subsidies and funds education. It also caps the permanent fund dividend at $1,100.


The Fairbanks Police Department has identified four of the officers involved in Monday's fatal shooting incident behind the Chief Andrew Isaac Health Center as Officer Lane Bonham, Officer Gerrit Butler, Officer Cory Rupe and Officer Kirt Allen.


Matthew Stover was wearing body armor with an A-R-style rifle and 400 rounds of ammunition as he ran towards officers, firing his weapon at 3 a.m. Monday morning. The Fairbanks Police Department is hoping someone in the community can provide answers that will help police understand what prompted Monday's fatal incident.



The University of Alaska faces difficult budget decisions, including reductions and restructures, after news of an estimated $8 million cut in the UA 2018 operating budget.


Two Women Identified In Monday's Fatal Pogo Mine Bear Attack


Alaska Senators Could Be Key Swing Votes In Republican Healthcare Bill


Hundreds of bikers surprise 2-year-old at birthday party


Santa's Big Move: Santa Clause House Statue Relocated


Trans-Alaska Pipeline's 40th Anniversary Celebration


Have a blast on the fourth without blasting a hole in your budget


Governor Walker Signs Bill Financially Covering Fallen Officers Families


Ohio Family Wanted By Authorities Reportedly Hiding In Alaska


Sailor who died at Pearl Harbor returns home


Army Engineer Killed In Construction Accident Identified


New Police Recruits Will Receive $20,000 Bonus For Long-Term Contracts


Two Pogo Mine Employees Revealed To Have Been Attacked By Bear


Fairbanks Biologist Jimmy Fox Hosts 'Restoring Right To Clean Air'


Troopers Save Man From Potential Heroin Overdose


30,000 Attend Downtown's Midnight Sun Festival


Army Corps Of Engineers Employee Killed In North Pole Construction Accident


Armed Northway Man Shot, Killed By Fairbanks Police Monday Morning


North Pole Construction Worker Dies In Accident


Bear Kills Pogo Mine Contractor: Second Fatal Bear Attack In Two Days


Alyeska Hosting Trans-Alaska Pipeline's 40th Anniversary Tuesday


UA Museum Hosting Live-Action Painting As Part Of Polar Bear Exhibit


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Cold Spot Pet of the Week

Posted: 06/20/2017 - Denali is a 7-year-old Alaskan Husky looking for a good home at the Fairbanks Animal Shelter.

Posted: 06/13/2017 - Pete and Baxter are two hand-raised and domesticated pets looking for good homes at the Fairbanks Animal Shelter as this week's Pets of the Week!

Posted: 06/06/2017 - Seven is a young Pit Bull and Alaska Husky mix looking for a good home now at the Fairbanks Animal Shelter.