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From Rome to Nome

Like many of our listeners – and, we imagine, many of our supporters – we were excited last month to hear the news of the newly-chosen…

The worst prison

An inspirational spot from the March 2013 issue of our newsletter, The Nome Static: The worst prison is a closed heart. – Pope John Paul II

Where you are

An inspirational spot from the March 2013 issue of our newsletter, The Nome Static: Never wait for a better time or place to pray. God will…

Construction begins!

In recent weeks, KNOM’s volunteers and staff have become well versed in the sounds of hammers, power saws, and heavy machinery, but it’s all for good…

God also helps…

An inspirational spot from the March 2013 issue of our newsletter, The Nome Static: God also helps those who cannot help themselves.

A special sled dog race returns

February 2013 marked the second running of a sled dog race with special significance for Western Alaskans: the Paul Johnson Memorial Norton Sound 450. The NS450…

Saints

An inspirational spot from the March 2013 issue of our newsletter, The Nome Static: Saints are sinners who just keep on trying.  

Welcome back, Ben!

A familiar (and smiling) face graced KNOM studios last month: that of volunteer alumnus Ben Matheson, who donated a week of vacation time to help our…

What KNOM taught

Our feature series on KNOM volunteer alumni continues with Matthew Smith, our public affairs director from 2010 to 2012 who is now continuing his career in…