Superintendent Shawn Arnold started off the NPS work session with a presentation on Kagan learning, a teaching method that focuses on cooperative learning and increasing student engagement.
Nome Port Director to Testify Before U.S. Senate
Port Director Joy Baker will speak at a hearing on Thursday about "the imperative for Arctic maritime infrastructure."
After more than a month without sewer or water, both services are functional again in the community of St. Michael. But because of the amount of water required to thaw the entire system, services won’t be restored in full until the summer.
After being remanded to Anvil Mountain Correctional Center, Zachary Bourdon was arraigned Saturday, March 25th, in Nome and has a preliminary hearing scheduled for April 4th at the Nome Courthouse.
In this week’s “Elder Voices” broadcast, hear Laura tell stories about her family’s adventures at camp and in the wilderness.
“Number one, I think that all emergency services in the City of Nome should be run by the City of Nome,” Tom Vaden said during Monday night’s City Council meeting. Councilman Stan Anderson suggested that Vaden attend a NSHC Board meeting and said, “I think the Board would love to hear from people like you and everyone else.”
Bridgett Watkins won the 2017 Nome-Council 200. The annual sled dog race spans about 160 miles, a round-trip route from Nome to Council and back.
“Do we build what we think we need in ten years, or do we try to encourage some of this business in the short run with alternate methods?” asked John Handeland during Thursday’s meeting.
An ordinance before the Council could replace all existing tariffs for the Port of Nome and adopt Tariff #13, which involves slightly increasing port security fees for qualifying vessels and rate changes for dry-docked vessels.
Alaska State Troopers received a report from Akiak on Thursday, March 23rd at 9:44 p.m. that a man had been stabbed in the forehead by an arrow.
After some delays, with Phase 1 of the three-phase project nearing completion, Quintillion’s subsea cable will come to land in six communities — Nome, Kotzebue, Point Hope, Wainwright, Utqiagvik, and Prudhoe Bay — later this year at an undetermined date.