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Local governments can't wait on climate change, along with savings that can be used for books, modern learning technology and classrooms. When the Fairbanks North Star Borough (FNSB) renovated its school facilities, it reduced the energy use rate per square foot to one of the lowest...

...2013, but the federal department doesn't set any requirements in that area.Six of the 10 schools in the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District that start before 8:30 a.m. are middle or high schools. Just more than two-thirds of...
School district reviews AMP results, seeks delay in next test

...the other "Big 5" school districts, which include the Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District, the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District, the Anchorage School District and the Juneau School District, said O'Brien. While the...
Board of education raises temporary employee wages

...the 2015-2016 school year included a substitute pay rate comparison among the Anchorage School District, Fairbanks North Star Borough School District, Juneau School District and Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District. The Kodiak Island...
ACS approved for E911 tariff

...entities, including the Fairbanks North Star Borough, the Kenai Peninsula Borough...minutes of work." The Fairbanks North Star Borough estimated that if the hourly...January 2015 after the Fairbanks North Star Borough requested that the district...
What others say: Fairbanks North Star Borough Assembly would be wise to continue stove change-out program

When the Borough Assembly meets this week, it will take up a proposal that the borough fund the local wood stove change-out program to the tune of $1 million for the second time this year.
Fairbanks officials content to sit on windfall

FAIRBANKS (AP) - Officials with the Fairbanks North Star Borough will be content to sit on a $10 million windfall...pipeline for tax years 2007 through 2009.Fairbanks North Star Borough officials say they plan to save the money...
Fairbanks school district seeing a teacher shortage

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A teacher shortage felt across the country has reached Alaska, leaving Fairbanks North Star Borough School District officials with a high number of positions to fill. Officials last week had 21 certified teaching...
Schools around Alaska receive threatening calls

...also said they were investigating the calls but could not provide details. The Fort Wainwright school in the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District was called Monday, prompting a campus lockdown. Students were later bused a couple blocks...
What others say: Bills would leave projects in limbo

...the lengthy, multi-year renovation of 55-year-old Barnette Magnet School, the oldest school in the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District. Fairbanks voters previously approved bond packages for the first two phases.It was hoped...


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