The closure would save more than a million dollars outright, but some say it would come at the expense of kids who live in western Alaska.
With Alaska’s deficit nearing $4 billion, Foster says cuts are coming and they’ll have major repercussions for the Bering Strait Region.
Basketball teams from around the region clashed on the court this weekend at White Mountain’s annual tournament.
Commissioner Dr. Frances Gulland will give a talk Monday night on changes in marine mammal health.
The group — made up of Mongolian social workers, shelter managers, and police officers — was here to learn how Alaska is addressing high rates of domestic violence.
After suggesting higher minimum enrollment, Rep. Lynn Gattis says she “doesn’t know” if she’ll introduce a bill — or if it would even pass.
The program would facilitate and fund professional development for current staff with the aim of “growing our own administrators.”
Joshua Sours III was shot and killed on Friday. Charged with the fatal shooting are Brandon M. Nelson, Tony Jackson, and Frank J. Jackson Jr.
The goal is a new, two-story building across the street from the Norton Sound Regional Hospital. NSHC hopes to have plans totally finalized in the next year and a half.
Berkeley has worked for Nome Public Schools for 12 years — five as a teacher and seven as an administrator. He’s currently the district’s director of federal programs.