Fairbanks leads job growth in Alaska for 2019

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Fairbanks is leading job growth in Alaska for 2019. A report from the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development projects that the state will see 1,400 new jobs added this year, reversing a three year job loss trend. A large number of these jobs will be from the Interior where the F-35 program is boosting construction in the Fairbanks area.