This winter’s commercial king crab harvest broke a new record with nearly 100,000 pounds harvested from Norton Sound. To put that in perspective, the previous record was 62,000 pounds in 2013.
With summer salmon runs just around the corner, Norton Sound Economic Development Corporation is making efforts to bolster its salmon rehabilitation projects in Western Alaska.
Listen here to a special KNOM Profile featuring the voices of 18 Nome-Beltz graduates.
Graduation speaker Evita Samuels, 33, “died [Tuesday] at the [Diomede] school where she was staying,” Troopers said Wednesday. Foul play is not suspected.
Clark cites health reasons involving his parents as the reason for his unexpected resignation. Superintendent Shawn Arnold says his departure means a scramble to fill this administrative position late in the year.
After recent repairs to its autopilot system, the single helicopter that ferries mail and passengers to and from Little Diomede Island is up and running (though still waiting on weather).
Court documents allege 28-year-old Johnny Nazuruk broke into a home in the Kobuk River community, waited for a woman to walk by, attacked her, and dragged her inside the broken-into house against her will
This Thursday on Sounding Board, we’ll be joined in the studio by three PAWS volunteers to answer your questions about pet care. Tune in and call in!
Mining company Nome Gold Alaska called a public meeting this month to share plans for a placer mining operation near Dry Creek in Nome.
Alongside an amicable meeting with Nome Public Schools, the city council on Monday agreed to spend roughly $420,000 to add full-building humidification to the planned Richard Foster Building.