WE INTERRUPT YOUR REGULAR-SCHEDULED PROGRAMMING…to bring you two awesome shows highlighting music legends! The next couple weekends KNOM has lined up a couple specialty shows for your listening pleasure featuring music legends Cat Stevens and Bob Dylan & the Band.
Thanksgiving Starts Early in Western Alaska
In rural Alaska, there’s no such thing as last-minute holiday prep. With Thanksgiving coming up, hundreds of turkeys have already taken flight — in bush planes, that is.
Courtney writes about how hard it is to write about living in Nome when she’s enmeshed in the day to day adjustments of living somewhere new.
The Nome School Board debated the need for a new technology position, as workloads become unmanageable servicing new systems and equipment.
Finances were the central topic of discussion at Nome’s Joint Utility meeting this week, in the wake of a $2.2 million line of credit extended by the Nome City Council.
After meeting in Nome in October, Vancouver-based Graphite One went to Teller this week to meet with the most immediate stakeholders near the potential mining prospect.
Dozens of post offices in Alaska face potentially reduced hours of operation beginning in January 2015.
Concessions from opponents over the past few days means Bill Walker will take the governor’s job, while Dan Sullivan will take one of Alaska’s Senate seats in Washington.
Erickson’s reappointment brings decades of experience helping victims of sexual assault and domestic violence throughout the Norton Sound region.
Kristin falls on the ice and sees the Northern Lights, an eventful week that makes her ponder the place she lives.
Francesca explores her obsession with a rare winter commodity: Sunlight.