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Election day at Old St. Joe's, Nome

To the polls

Like all across the country, voters in Western Alaska went to the polls on November 5th. In Nome, the items on the ballot were relatively few:…

AFN 2013 dance performance

Gavel-to-gavel for AFN 2013

In late October, KNOM was proud to present live, “gavel-to-gavel” coverage of one of the most important annual gatherings in the state of Alaska: the Alaska…

Business Reply Mail

It all adds up

Every month, KNOM sends out our Static newsletter, keeping supporters up to date on what’s been going on at the station. The newsletter includes an envelope,…

Fawn, Woody, and Lisa

In Alaska, songs from Oklahoma

In October, two Nome residents raised in the Native communities of Oklahoma shared their experiences – and traditional songs – with our listeners. Hear their music.

Tara throws the switch

Preparing for winter

We’re at the start of our long, sub-Arctic winter. As rain and mud turn to snow and ice underfoot, we, like our listeners, are taking all the steps you’d expect to prepare for the colder months to come.