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Fairbanks unicyclist completes 100-mile race

...began commuting to work on the Tanana River from his home on Rosie Creek on the Tanana River. The farthest he had ridden at...from Nenana to Fairbanks on the Tanana River."I wanted to get an idea of...
Kenai couple wins Nenana Ice Classic

...biggest guessing game.Warren and Yvonne Snow, of Kenai, had the closest guess of when the ice would go out on the Tanana River in Nenana, which happened at 3:41 p.m. Monday. The game officially uses standard time, not daylight time, so...
Showshoe hares and moose interact to change browse

...resin droplets. In interior Alaska, studies along the Tanana River have shown that the combined browsing pressure of hares...affect vegetation dynamics. A computer model for the Tanana River floodplain of interior Alaska, published in the journal...
Trial run for the 2014 Rotary Kenai River Ice Classic

...Soldotna and Kenai are test running a Kenai River Ice Classic similar to, but unique from the Nenana Ice Classic on the Tanana River. Simply put when the ice goes out we have a system in place that will record the date and time the block of ice trips...
Break-up arrives: Kenai River Ice Classic timer tripped

...Classic, a charitable gaming event in which participants try to guess the exact day and time that the ice goes out on the Tanana River. The Kenai and Soldotna Rotary Clubs teamed with Spenard Builders Supply to put the ice block in place on the Kenai...
Fairbanks economy stable, challenges ahead

...Protection Agency and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for approving permits for a new $180 million bridge across the Tanana River that will create year-round access to Army training area on the south side of the river.The ample space available...
Work on bullet line continues

...the 2012 field program, Haugen said. Much of the field work is focused on river crossings, including the Yukon and Tanana rivers, as well as at Atigun Pass in the Brooks Range, where there is constricted space because the existing trans-Alaska...
Radio-controlled eagle decoy used to chase waterfowl from airport's agricultural program. ''Their tendency is to feed here and then head across the airport to roost on the Tanana River,'' said biologist John Wright, manager of the Creamer's Field refuge. ''We don't want that.'' When university...
Ice contest provides valuable climate change data for scientists

...1917 by engineers building a railroad bridge over the Tanana River at the town of Nenana in Alaska's Interior. Because...classic records and discovered that, on average, the Tanana River breakup is occurring 5.5 days earlier in recent years...
Warm weather plays havoc with Interior trapping

...on record thus far, Long doesn't have a single lynx or wolf trap set. ''No. 1, we can't get across the (Tanana) river yet,'' Long said. ''No. 2, there's no snow over there. ''I've been trapping 50 years and I've never...


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