The Nome School Board debated the need for a new technology position, as workloads become unmanageable servicing new systems and equipment.
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.
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.
This week on Sounding Board, we’re talking about something that concerns us all: safety and security in our communities. And we want to hear from you.
The Alaska Dept. of Transportation will close Nome’s airport between 6 a.m. and 7 a.m., Monday through Friday, starting this week and through June 1.
The City Council and the Nome Joint Utility grappled with the details of a $2.2 million line of credit at a special session Friday, Nov. 14.