After more than 60 years serving communities in the Bering Strait region, the Little Sisters of Jesus are leaving western Alaska.
Already facing herd declines of 13 percent annually, wildlife biologists say people getting too close to musk oxen put young and vulnerable calves in danger.
Nome Public Schools could see a shortfall of hundreds of thousands of dollars if budget numbers from Friday’s City Council work session don’t change.
Electronic waste, or e-waste, is being collected at a cleanup event in Nome this Friday and Saturday.
A North Slope Borough Police Dept. memo, written by an evidence custodian in February 2013, details missing cash and cocaine from the department’s evidence safe.
A second-grade class at Nome Elementary wrapped up several months of study that involved incubating silver salmon eggs.
More than a dozen of the most competitive surfers from all around the world gathered in Kamchatka, Russia to ride the icy waves of the North Pacific just below the Bering Sea.
Too little of the essential vitamin can lead to tissue damage and weak bones and, in extreme cases, can lead to bone deformities known as rickets.
Adrienne Michels, 30, has been released on bail on charges related to the April death of Savoonga’s Wagner “Repa” Wongittilin.
Beyond supporting the re-election of Democratic Senator Mark Begich, the convention in Nome endorsed a party candidate for the U.S. House and reiterated support for gubernatorial candidate Byron Mallott.