In Thursday’s News:
- Joint meeting of Nome Common Council and Nome Port Commission puts city’s energy toward expanding Nome’s port, not Cape Nome;
- Mercury used during Gold Rush now posing health risk to today’s miners;
- NASA says blimps are making comeback, Lt. Gov. Treadwell says rural AK great place to test aircraft;
- Memorial honoring Attu Island Aluutiqs killed in WWII erected Tuesday.