Monthly Archive: October 2017

Nook on the street, Oct. 17, 2017

Nook on the street, Oct. 17, 2017

Wildfires began in Northern California on Sunday, Oct. 8, and the latest reports from this region have indicated at least 32 people are dead as a result. This week we asked students “What do...

Police Blotter: Oct 2 – 7

Found Property 10/2/2017 9:39 a.m. – Police picked up bikes that were found outside the CTC Building for safekeeping. Theft 10/6/2017 3:23 p.m. – A backpack and some other things were stolen from a...

Letters from the Editor: When good men do nothing

Letters from the Editor: When good men do nothing

What does “National Domestic Violence Awareness Month” mean to you? To me, it means my dad, and before anyone can succumb to preconceived notions, I’d like to share a personal story. My dad once...

Luna Letters: Stop and smell the leaves

Luna Letters: Stop and smell the leaves

Hello student, When I am out for a walk on campus, I sometimes see you walk by with a sad face. I try to approach you, but I am often stopped by my leash...

Sun Star Picks, Oct. 17-23

Sun Star Picks, Oct. 17-23

Tuesday, October 17 You guys loving the extended Fall that we’re getting this year? How about celebrating it by attending Falling for Fall at the Two Street Gallery in downtown anytime between 11 a.m....

Voters decide fate of graduate’s company in proposition vote

Voters decide fate of graduate’s company in proposition vote

Prop 1 and A were voted down, continuing the legality of cannabis use in Fairbanks and the North Star Borough.

Letters from the Editor: Coping mechanisms

Letters from the Editor: Coping mechanisms

The problem with grief is that everyone copes differently; shoving your nose into someone else’s grief will likely do more harm than good. I sat at my computer all week trying to come up...

From the Archives, October 11, 2011: UAF gets put to the test

From the Archives, October 11, 2011: UAF gets put to the test

Kara Perkins/ Sun Star Reporter Last week, the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) became one of the first ac- credited institutions to be evaluated under a new set of standards recently implemented by the...

Club Spotlight: Science communications

Club Spotlight: Science communications

The Science Communication Club is a newly formed club on campus. The club is going to be focused on trying to better communicate scientific discoveries and work being done on campus and across the...

Cannabis prices higher in Alaska

Cannabis prices higher in Alaska

While residents who voted for the legalization of marijuana in Alaska were victorious in the polls, the price of buying legal cannabis has proved to be a turnoff for some consumers. “I think dispensaries...