The Marine Exchange of Alaska has already conducted some preliminary research on the Port of Nome. Their research will result in new recommended rules for port navigation, which could be adopted into the tariff this winter.
The Iditarod Trail Committee made the announcement yesterday, September 26th, citing health reasons for Mackey’s decision.
With a focus on infrastructure, the bill would also place grant money in rural Alaska villages that do not have basic drinking water or wastewater services.
City Manager Tom Moran and Mayor Richard Beneville will be absent from tonight’s City Council meeting while the Council discusses ordinances on Nome’s fiscal year 2016 budgets.
Cigarettes and cell phones were reported stolen from the gas station store in Emmonak.
“Any of them would be better than what we have… And it would cost less to do it yourself,” Mayor Blanche Okboak-Garnie said of three prototype water and sewer system demonstrations given at the WIHAH conference in Anchorage earlier this week.
Governor Walker received a joint letter dated Monday, September 19th, stating BP Alaska and ConocoPhillips’ intent to assist the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation in moving forward with the State-led LNG project.
The new plan includes nine critical actions necessary to protect the community from erosion and violent storms.
This past weekend, teenagers from all over the Norton Sound region participated in Youth Leader Training. Packed into Unalakleet’s high school gym, the young leaders didn’t shy away from tough topics.
38-year-old Travis Siekert was hunting an estimated 35 miles northwest of St. Mary’s when he began suffering from serious medical issues.