Challenged in court since 2008, a new draft environmental assessment of Chukchi leases is upholding the leases and increasing the estimate to more than four billion barrels of recoverable oil.
Tomcod with Black Fungus Caught in Norton Sound
The fungal species is found in seawater and sediment, but biologists at Fish and Game aren’t exactly sure how it’s been transmitted to the fish.
After other districts announced more lenient policies dealing with lice, Nome administrators pledged to develop their own policy for the pesky school health concern.
The council moved forward on issues related to realignment of the Center Creek Road and formal opposition to future liquor licenses, but heads butted on the upcoming marijuana initiative.
Troopers and the Elim VPSO are investigating calls of shots fired Wednesday morning. The community lockdown has been lifted.
The National Park Service is proposing changing regulations for sport hunting and trapping on Alaska’s national preserves—but while the changes mostly impact a variety of predator species like wolves and bears, new regulations on caribou hunting are drawing concern from local hunters.
Francesca reflects on past lives, paradise, and confronting her “character flaws.”
Running for Alaska’s sole U.S. House seat, Dunbar says changes are needed in the criminal justice system — especially in what he sees as the overreach of federal drug laws.
Seeking a 22nd term as Alaska’s sole representative in the U.S. House, Young said during a recent trip to Nome that federal overreach threatens Alaska, and Alaskans.
The parking lot of Old St. Joe’s was filled to the brim October 20, as Nome utilities manager John Handeland welcomed participants to the 8th Annual Christine Ann Carpenter-Perkins “Walk for the Cure” in Nome.
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