Fairbanks

A truck carrying chemicals went off the road and tipped over on the Richardson Highway Friday, releasing a cloud of white vapor, but no injures were reported.

Megan Edge
The Golden Valley Electric Association says power is back online in Fairbanks after a “systemwide outage” in the Fairbanks area Monday morning, as high winds passed through the Interior region.Chris Klint
An Alaska Railroad official said the rider was not hit by a train; it appeared he had been riding next to the tracks when his snowmachine was caught in the tracks or on a railroad switch and flipped.Megan Edge
A Fairbanks pedestrian died after she was struck by a car on the Steese Highway Tuesday, according to Alaska State Troopers, who said they are investigating what happened.Alaska Dispatch News
Jury selection has begun for the trial of a former University of Alaska Fairbanks hockey player accused of sexually assaulting a woman on campus.Associated Press
A former Fairbanks chiropractor was found guilty by a federal jury Friday of three out of five counts in a murder-for-hire case.Associated Press
With almost no snow last month, January 2016 was one of the driest Januaries in Fairbanks weather history.Associated Press
An alert citizen’s report led to the arrest of two men attempting to burglarize a Fairbanks home and take a car parked there Sunday evening, according to Alaska State Troopers.Alaska Dispatch News
Fairbanks start being moved to near the Morris Thompson Center, and a section in Canada near the Fortymile River is being reroute inland and up a 2,500-foot climb. Casey Grove | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
Fairbanks police say a Fort Wainwright soldier who died in an accidental shooting Sunday shot himself with the single round remaining in the weapon's chamber, after removing its magazine.Alaska Dispatch News