Residents showed up in force Monday night to sound off on everything from rising utility rates to the final draft of the city’s long-gestating marijuana laws.
A single new unisex vault toilet replaces the wooden outhouses at the Bureau of Land Management’s public campground near Salmon Lake.
Presenters link mental health and wellness in the Arctic to broader goals like economic development and the future of the circumpolar north.
The U.S. Arctic Research Commission covered a range of topics — from fire forecasts to walrus tagging to the nutritional value of reindeer meat.
Over 700 students are enrolled in the district, but eight left Nome Schools over the summer to attend Mount Edgecumbe.
The storm is causing sea levels to rise, and effected areas should expect some beach erosion.
Nome students reported more positive attitudes about safety, school leadership, and student involvement in 2015.
Commercial fishermen at Alaska’s northernmost salmon fishery caught more than 300,000 pounds of chum salmon, pocketing over $800,000.
Firefighters from St. Michael, Kaltag, and Chevak are among those offering support in the Lower 48.
The City of Nome demolished the previous building after a fire last month. Construction for the new warm up shack will be finished soon.