UA tuition could rise 15 pct. from budget cuts

JUNEAU - Tuition at the University of Alaska could rise between 10 and 15 percent in response to pending cuts considered by the Legislature. Read more

Piano competition concludes in Fairbanks

FAIRBANKS - The University of Alaska Fairbanks's Davis Concert Hall has been home to some of the most talented pianists younger than 32 in the world over the last few weeks as they competed in the Alaska International Piano-e-Competition. Read more

UAF station manager is a music aficionado

FAIRBANKS - One of Fairbanks' top music aficionados, a guy who runs a radio station, promotes bands, hosts touring musicians at his house and has music playing during all waking hours, has zero interest in picking up an instrument. Read more

Smack talk gets Fairbanks woman behind wheel

FAIRBANKS - She was surrounded by loud engine revving, stripped-down and spray-painted cars, trying to keep her nerves in check while she watched, waiting for the OK to hit the gas pedal. Read more

Tribal courts fight to establish authority

FAIRBANKS - Alaska's tribal courts have fought for years to establish themselves in the eyes of the federal and state governments. They've made progress with a legacy of lawsuits, but there's still more work to be done. Read more

UAF researchers share their study of volcanoes in Italy via facebook

FAIRBANKS - Facebook is often filled with updates on pets, kids and recent meals, but a University of Alaska Fairbanks research team is using it in a new way, posting near-realtime updates of volcano research from Italy. Read more

FNSB clerk for more than 30 years retires

FAIRBANKS - For more than 30 years, the weekly Borough Assembly meetings have gone off without a hitch. On Thursday night, the body - both past and present members - gave a big thanks to the person who made that happen. Read more

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