Yukon Quest Executive Directors Natalie Haltrich and Marti Steury, before the race start, delve into the history and deeper purpose of the race, focusing especially on the two nonprofits that operate on both sides of the US-Canada border.
Alma and Gail Smithhisler discuss how opioids affected their relationship, the hardships they endured together due to the medications, and how they successfully removed the addictive drugs from their lives.
Angelo Wilkie-Page is looking to be the first person to successfully circumnavigate the world from north to south solely on human power, and stopped in Nome along his journey.
ACAT organized an Environmental Health and Justice Course on St. Lawrence Island, a place with two formerly used defense sites where many global pollutants settle.
Back in March, a family of four departed Nome from under the burled arch to start their trek up the Seward Peninsula. Listen to this KNOM profile featuring audio from their trip and reflections on all they learned.
Monday marked the final deadline to vacate one of Nome’s more infamous housing projects.
Listen here to a special KNOM Profile featuring the voices of 18 Nome-Beltz graduates.
“It’s a way of teaching to get kids some authentic experiences and…put skills to work out in the community, where they matter,” said one teacher participant in the iTREC! program this year.
Tucked within a grove of trees, and nestled between two mountains, Tripod Flats cabin serves as a secluded oasis between Kaltag and Unalakleet along the Iditarod trail.
Stepping into Huslia was like “stepping back in time” for veteran musher Dee Dee Jonrowe.