After more than a year without an official leader, the 18,000 Catholics in the 46 parishes of northern Alaska will now be led—for the first time in U.S. history—by an active duty military chaplain.
With Aid From His Many Helpers, Santa Arrives In Shishmaref
For one recent visit to Shishmaref, Old St. Nick didn't rely on elves or reindeer. He had a lot of human helpers, instead — and a C-130 cargo airplane.
Delays in both the subsea Arctic cable, and a terrestrial cable along the Dalton Highway, could push the rollout of ultrafast broadband in rural Alaska to 2016 or beyond.
Francesca rhymes her resolutions for the next half year in Nome.
We present our financial report for the 2014 fiscal year (July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014), with a summary comparison of expenses and income for fiscal years 2013 and 2014.
A look back at the year in Western Alaska and at our mission.
Your favorite shows have “gone Christmas” this week. Each show celebrates the Christmas season in its own, unique way. See the schedule for this year’s featured shows.
An oily substance smelling of gasoline was first observed off Shishmaref’s north coast over the summer, but despite cleanup efforts over the summer, the sheen has returned.
Yvonne Adkison, 22, and Kevin Beamish, 22, have both pleaded “not guilty” to multiple felony drug charges.
Alaska telecom company GCI says residents of Nome and Unalakleet should receive an upgrade to 3G service in the next few days.
Arnold, a former U.S. Army officer and now an Air Force reservist, has worked as a teacher, a principal, and a district administrator in his 20 years in Alaska.