A final determination on the cause of death will be decided after an autopsy by the State Medical Examiner’s Office in Anchorage.
A resolution proposing an additional $500,000 to a reserve bank account operated by the Nome Joint Utility System Board was passed at the March 28 NJUS Board Meeting.
According to a Coast Guard press release, their search and rescue crews suspended the search for 59-year-old Tom John on Tuesday night. Petty Officer 1st Class Trevor Frommherz said, “Coast Guard search and rescue crews covered more than 9,400 square nautical miles.”
In February, a new judge was appointed to the Nome Superior Court, filling a more-than-year-long vacancy. Meet Romano DiBenedetto.
Superintendent Shawn Arnold started off the NPS work session with a presentation on Kagan learning, a teaching method that focuses on cooperative learning and increasing student engagement.
After more than a month without sewer or water, both services are functional again in the community of St. Michael. But because of the amount of water required to thaw the entire system, services won’t be restored in full until the summer.
After being remanded to Anvil Mountain Correctional Center, Zachary Bourdon was arraigned March 25th and has a preliminary hearing scheduled for April 4th at the Nome Courthouse.
In this week’s “Elder Voices” broadcast, hear Laura tell stories about her family’s adventures at camp and in the wilderness.
Port Director Joy Baker will speak at a hearing on Thursday about “the imperative for Arctic maritime infrastructure.”
“Number one, I think that all emergency services in the City of Nome should be run by the City of Nome,” Tom Vaden said during Monday night’s City Council meeting. Councilman Stan Anderson suggested that Vaden attend a NSHC Board meeting and said, “I think the Board would love to hear from people like you and everyone else.”