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North Pole High School Music Program gets Ford Grant  youralaskalink

North Pole, AK -- Ford Motor Co. is presenting a $5500 check to North Pole High School's music department as part of its support of the Grammy's music ...



School district defends handling of restroom incident at North Pole High School  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

The school district has been navigating issues around transgender students for years, from elementary school on up, and there hasn't been any big problems ...



Community questions student motives in North Pole High bathroom incident  KTUU.com

Community members poured into a school board meeting to weigh in on an incident last week, where high school boys entered a girls bathroom, and a girl ...



North Pole High 'bathroom incident' raises concerns over bullying, policy  Alaska Public Media News

A full house of parents and interested citizens testified to the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District Board Tuesday night. The community was concerned ...



Alaska lawmaker criticizes school district's handling of bathroom incident  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

A girl enrolled at North Pole High School was reportedly suspended for using excessive force on a boy last week after a group of boys entered the girl's ...



North Pole bathroom incident sparks calls for more efforts to address bullying  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

A group of male students' desire to post a selfie from the girls restroom at North Pole High School on April 4 was an attempt to bully a transgender student,



Boys stormed a girls’ bathroom to ‘protest.’ A girl got expelled for fighting back, family says.  The Washington Post

The boys were protesting a transgender student's use of the boys' bathroom in a North Pole, Alaska high school, the superintendent said.



School district: No evidence boys threatened girl in North Pole bathroom incident  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

An investigation conducted by the Fairbanks school district has found no evidence of male students threatening a female student during an incident that ...



North Pole students beautify their school with an art project for all seasons  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

NORTH POLE — The view on the way to math class at North Pole High School got a little brighter with colorful glass landscapes.



Hollett named North Pole football coach | Sports  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Mike Hollett, a former offensive lineman for North Pole High School, will be his alma mater's head football coach this fall.



North Pole high school students of Air Force JROTC to receive scholarships  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Two Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps cadets from North Pole High School have been selected for the Air Force JROTC Chief of Staff Flight ...



District: Student who took gun to school Friday not a threat to others  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Staff at a small North Pole high school responded to a report that a student had brought a weapon to school Friday and secured a handgun in ...



Fairbanks superintendent to hold 'listening sessions' following school incidents  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Fairbanks North Star Borough School District Superintendent Karen Gaborik told the Borough Assembly that she plans to hold meetings with students and ...



North Pole wrestler Bradley Antesberger repeats at state  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — North Pole High School senior Bradley Antesberger repeated as a state champion during the late finals Saturday night in the Alaska School ...



North Pole football falls to Palmer, head coach on administrative leave  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

NORTH POLE — The North Pole High School football team's distraction-filled week ended with a 43-6 loss to the Palmer Moose on Friday night at North Pole ...



Two North Pole-area lakes closed because of contamination; stocking of all Eielson lakes halted  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS—Two North Pole-area lakes that were recently closed to fishing because of water pollution had concentrations of contaminants well above ...



MILITARY REPORT: Two North Pole students chosen for competitive Flight Academy Scholarship  webcenter11

Two North Pole High School JROTC students are headed to Flight Academy this summer.



Two Alaskan lakes closed to fishing after contamination found  KTUU.com

FAIRBANKS, Ak (AP) - Alaska wildlife officials have closed two lakes to fishing near North Pole after water testing found contamination. The Fairbanks Daily ...



Fairbanks North Star Borough school board passes optimistic preliminary budget  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — A new charter school, new language arts curriculum materials and an information technology security officer are some of the enhancements in ...



Lathrop sweeps North Pole in soccer openers | Sports  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — The first game of the season for the Lathrop High School boys soccer team turned out better than head coach Logan Lyle was expecting.



Weather strikes again at Fairbanks prep spring sports  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Late winter weather, for the second straight week, forced the cancellations of high school baseball and softball games in the Fairbanks area.



For petroleum engineering student, oil prices may change but dreams stay the same  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

College graduation is just around the corner, and many students will be heading into the working world to try to figure out what they want to do with the hours.



All-Girls Dual kicks off wrestling meet between Lathrop and North Pole  webcenter11

There was a Mid Alaska Conference Wrestling Dual Meet last night at North Pole High School between the North Pole Patriots and the defending State ...



Among the many festivities to enjoy today, the North Pole parade  webcenter11

The streets of North Pole were lined with residents, waiting to cheer on the annual parade.



New Fairbanks principals announced, search for additional principals to begin in 2020  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

The Fairbanks school district announced this week that a search will begin for new principals at North Pole High School and Tanana Middle School for the ...



Malemutes take flag football win over Wolfpack | High School  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Lathrop produced both of its touchdowns in the first quarter and held on for a 13-6 victory over the West Valley Wolfpack in Tuesday night's Mid ...



West Valley football shuts out North Pole | Sports  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — West Valley sophomore Shaun Conwell worked hard through the first six games of the season, holding out hope that he'd eventually get an ...



North Pole volleyball rallies past Hutchison for first win  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

NORTH POLE — It seemed like a simple volleyball hit for Sydney Teel. She just pushed the ball toward the net.



Beach Bum 5K Run kicked off despite snow, lower temperatures  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

On Friday, the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District announced that baseball, softball and track and field events scheduled for the weekend would be ...



School principal changes for 2019 - 2020 school year  webcenter11

Four school district schools will have a change in principal for the 2019-2020 school year.



Fairbanks elementary schools receive massive donation of musical instruments  Alaska Public Radio Network

A huge donation to the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District will spread new musical instruments among 18 elementary schools. The board accepted ...



Two Fairbanks sheep hunters die in plane crash  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — A search for two overdue hunters from Fairbanks and North Pole ended Sunday after their plane was found crashed with their bodies inside, ...



Alaska News Nightly: Wednesday, April 17, 2019  Alaska Public Media News

Stories are posted on the APRN news page. You can subscribe to APRN's newsfeeds via email, podcast and RSS. Follow us on Facebook at alaskapublic.org ...



Eielson-based National Guard pilot dies during Guam deployment  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS—An Alaska Air National Guard pilot from Eielson Air Force Base died this week while he was deployed to Guam in what the Air Guard classified ...



North Pole choir teacher gets statewide honor  webcenter11

Members of the community and the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District honored a North Pole music teacher this week for his time and dedication to ...



Lathrop girls basketball holds off Monroe to play for Classic championship  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Thanks to patience, the Lathrop High School girls basketball team gets to play for a tournament title for the second week in a row.



North Pole schools locked down after reports of a gun near NPHS  webcenter11

NORTH POLE, Alaska (KTVF) - The North Pole area schools went into lockdown this morning after a student reported that someone had a gun outside of North ...



BP names Teachers of the Year  Alaskajournal.com

BP announced the winners of the 2019 Alaska Teachers of Excellence on April 8, an award that for more than two decades has recognized the state's top ...



North Pole choir teacher honored | Local News  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Top honors from the BP Teachers of Excellence program went to music teacher Bruce Hanson at a banquet Tuesday at the Wedgewood Resort.



Lathrop stays unbeaten as tennis winds down | Sports  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — This Mid Alaska Conference high school tennis season has experienced 13 rainouts.



New FNSB school principals announced | Local News  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Five public schools are getting a new principal for the 2018-19 school year, according to an announcement from the Fairbanks North Star ...



For one petroleum engineering student, oil prices change but the dream stays the same  Alaska Public Media News

College graduation is just around the corner, and many students will be heading out into the working world to try to figure out what they want to do with the hours ...



North Pole's Susan Glade signs with Rowan College at Burlington County  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Susan Glade knew she wanted to play softball at the next level after finishing her four-year career at North Pole High School. The only thing the ...



18-year-old accused of sex assault on incapacitated person  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — An 18-year-old Fairbanks man faces multiple charges on suspicion of raping an incapacitated person in April.



Then and Now: North Pole High School | Fairbanks Focus  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS - Fairbanks Focus is a weekly feature that explores the community. To view this and previous Fairbanks Focus installments, visit ...



North Pole Junior ROTC team takes state championship  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — The North Pole High School Junior ROTC team won the state championship in Anchorage last weekend, during which the 27-member team ...



North Pole High students learn about scuba diving  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

NORTH POLE—High school science teacher Jill Gates knew last summer when she was planning her marine biology and zoology classes that she wanted her ...



Woodburners, everyone should reject Prop. 4 | Community Perspectives  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Proponents of Proposition 4 want the Fairbanks North Star Borough to stop enforcing burn bans. They claim the borough has no right to limit their ...



Alaska stops testing for four types of PFAS  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Alaska has cut four chemicals from a list used to determine if a polluter needs to provide clean drinking water to neighbors.



North Pole couple tows trailer business into Alaska  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — White Spruce Trailers started when founders Leslie and Jerry Gustafson noticed a need for a trailer dealership in Alaska. They opened what to ...



Fairbanks school district professionals trained for violent intruder, active shooter situation  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — School administrators, community organization representatives and local law enforcement agencies gathered at the Carlson Center on Monday ...



Public Safety Report: June 12, 2018 | Public Safety Report  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

The Public Safety Report is compiled from criminal complaints filed in state and federal courts, as well as some police blotter information, trooper dispatches, fire ...



Fairbanks, North Pole students protest threatened education cuts  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS - Hundreds of Fairbanks area high school and middle school students walked out of class about 1:30 p.m. Friday in protest of proposed cuts to ...



3-time Alaska state champion Kailey Fowlkes signs with Southern Oregon University  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

NORTH POLE — A few of Kailey Fowlkes' future college wrestling teammates were not in the Alaska Airlines Center at the University of Alaska Anchorage last ...



North Pole's Sierra Denny signs with Nebraska Wesleyan women's soccer  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Sierra Denny and Tudor Flintham started corresponding three years ago. They'll talk more this fall, when the North Pole High School senior ...



Fire fundamentals: Unexpected cold cabin camping is a chance to focus on basic wood stove skills  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Even the weekday copy of the Anchorage Daily News didn't burn well. It smoldered at the edges and only ignited when I blew directly on it.



Linda Van Wallinga | Obituaries  Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman

Linda Ann Van Wallinga (Ms Van), age 73 of Willow Alaska, Passed away on November 29, 2018 after 14 year battle fighting her Lyposcarcoma cancer.



North Pole football downs Ketchikan, secures playoff berth  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

The North Pole High School football team has played at the Division II, or medium schools, level for five years. On Wednesday night in Ketchikan, the Patriots ...



West Valley track standout Herron signs with Arizona  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Doug Herron didn't offer his son, Camron, a West Valley High School senior, advice on picking a college to be a student and compete in track ...



CJ Fontana signs National Letter of Intent | Sports  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Almost a year to the date, Vinnie Fontana signed a football National Letter of Intent with the University of Minnesota Morris during a ceremony in ...



Exploring the beauty and danger of ice caves  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — It isn't the cascading ramp of ice that draws most people to see one of the glaciers that's most accessible from Fairbanks.



Business Spotlight: Just The Tips | News  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Monica Mazakis at her drive-up food stand Just The Tips on College Road Wednesday afternoon, April 3, 2019.



North Pole adds 650 tainted properties to water system  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — The Governor's Office announced Tuesday that the state had struck an agreement with Flint Hills Resources Alaska for a major expansion of the ...



West Valley, Eielson earn region boys track titles  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — On Saturday, West Valley celebrated the boys Class 4A team title in the Region VI Track and Field Championships for the second year in a row.



Tardy buses again plague Fairbanks school district | Local News  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — At least 26 of 137 public school bus routes were late on Monday, the start of the first full week of the new school year, according to a.



The Sunday Minefield - April 21, 2019  Alaska Landmine

Happy Easter to all of our Christian readers. And happy Passover to all of our Jewish readers. A lot happened this week in Juneau, most notably the joint session ...



A Wolfpack walk-off: West Valley stuns Service with last-second touchdown  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — What a way for the West Valley High School football team to start its season.



National Day of Prayer events planned  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

The following National Day of Prayer events are scheduled Thursday, May 3, in Fairbanks and North Pole.



Antesberger savors first national wrestling tournament | High School  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Bradley Antesberger had never competed in a wrestling tournament outside Alaska. The North Pole High School sophomore and reigning Class ...



Fallen heroes honored at memorial ceremony | Kris Capps  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Three fallen heroes were honored this week at the North Pole Memorial Park, a rainy day ceremony attended by a large crowd of family, ...



North Pole library moving to new building | Local News  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

NORTH POLE — Sue Rothenhoffer took her time browsing for books at the North Pole Branch Library on Tuesday.



JROTC cadets assemble for drill competition | Local News  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Precision was key for cadets in the 2016 Alaska JROTC Interior Drill Competition Saturday morning at North Pole High School. Cadets from ...



North Pole Library Staff Begins Moving Into Spacious, Fully 'Wired' New Facility  KUAC

North Pole Branch Library staff closed their cramped 40-year-old building Tuesday and prepared to move the collection into a spacious new facility a few.



Wilbur and sons played a big role in Fairbanks history  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Wilbur Brothers Sheet Metal, in one form or another, has been a family-owned Fairbanks business since 1914.



North Pole man injured in Vegas shooting released from hospital  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS - The North Pole man who was shot three times in the chest when a lone gunman opened fire on attendees of an outdoor concert in Las Vegas the.



School district accuses bus contractor of breach of contract amid driver shortages  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — The Fairbanks school district has accused its transportation contractor, First Student, of breach of contract.



Star of the North school opens time capsule, just a bit late  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — In 2005, the founders and first students at Star of the North Charter School lowered a time capsule into the ground in front of their newly ...



Moose season drops to 15 days near Fairbanks | Outdoors  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS - The moose hunting season will be 25 percent shorter this year in much of the road-accessible land closest to Fairbanks because of a low ratio of ...



Open school board seat draws four hopefuls | Local News  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Editor's note: News-Miner coverage of the candidates and issues on the Oct. 3 ballot continues through Oct. 1. The race for Fairbanks North Star Borough School ...



North Pole celebrates the coronation of new community king and queen  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

NORTH POLE — The red-robed man and woman who preside over this ceremony Sunday afternoon at North Pole High School auditorium aren't Mr. and Mrs.



North Pole wrestler Kailey Fowlkes appears in Sports Illustrated  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — The cover of the Jan. 16 issue of Sports Illustrated features wide receiver Hunter Renfrow making the game-winning touchdown catch for ...



Business Spotlight: Jason's Donuts | News  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Sunlight streams across a selection of glazed doughnuts at Jason's Donuts on Illinois Street Wednesday morning, August 29, 2018.



North Pole native Pheonix Copley heads to NHL to play for Washington Capitals  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — When Pheonix Copley was younger, he barely reached the crossbar when playing in net for North Pole.



BP names Rush its Teacher of the Year  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — A third-grade teacher at Ticasuk Brown Elementary School was named the BP Teacher of the Year for the Fairbanks region Tuesday.



Eielson football team soars to Division III state title  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Ryan Armour was switched to running back after playing at offensive guard during his first three seasons with the Eielson High School football ...



Fairbanks students stage a walkout against gun violence at schools  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS—A few hundred students from Lathrop, West Valley, Hutchison and Ben Eielson Junior/Senior high schools staged a walkout Tuesday to call for ...



Interior football players named to All-State teams  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Fifteen high school football players from the Interior received All-State accolades Sunday when the Alaska Football Coaches Association ...



Interior Alaska gets festive for Fourth of July  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — From lumberjack games to Santa Claus appearances, communities across the Interior are celebrating Independence Day today with their own ...



North Pole: Home of Santa Claus and much more  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - There's more to do in North Pole than check out where Santa Claus lives.



Learning in and out of the classroom in North Pole  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

School in the Spotlight. FAIRBANKS — Opportunities abound for students at North Pole Middle School — both in and out of the classroom. Built in 1975, North ...



North Pole wrestler takes state title | Local  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS—Kailey Fowlkes didn't lose a match at the combined Class 1-2-3-4A girls state wrestling tournament until the winner's bracket final of the double ...



Mick Bakker, Kelly Scott pace North Pole triathletes  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Mick Bakker was new to the North Pole Triathlon on Saturday morning but he had learned about it from friends who participated in the ...



North Pole Patriots whomp Thunder Mountain Falcons | High School  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Defense set the tone Saturday for the North Pole High School football team's overwhelming shutout of the Thunder Mountain Falcons at Patriot ...



Alaska school districts put more security cameras in schools  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Video cameras will be installed in middle schools and elementary schools, and the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District is adding to the ...



North Pole sweeps Lathrop, clinches the Mid Alaska Conference regular-season title  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — The North Pole High School volleyball team continued its unbeaten run Thursday and clinched the Mid-Alaska Conference regular-season title.



A brief history of books and writing | At The Library Column  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — It's difficult to read Keith Houston's fascinating “The Book: A Cover-to-Cover Exploration of the Most Powerful Object of our Time” without ...



North Pole Fire Captain and EMT Kevin Haywood enjoying tough job  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS—North Pole Fire Captain and EMT III Kevin Haywood loves his job and he's not afraid to admit it.



West Valley, Monroe volleyball fall in state openers  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — The Monroe Catholic and West Valley high school volleyball teams suffered first-round losses Thursday morning in the Alaska School Activities ...



Fairbanksans join nationwide protest against gun violence | Local News  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — An estimated 200 people filled the Golden Heart Plaza on Saturday to rally against gun violence and show solidarity with hundreds of thousands ...



Wolfpack basketball takes second in inaugural West Valley Invitational  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — The West Valley Wolfpack emerged as runners-up and the Dimond Lynx captured the title Saturday in the inaugural West Valley Invitational boys ...



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