After several months on the education beat, Laura is impressed with the region’s youth leaders — and their support for one another.
This year’s volunteers continue the tradition of attending Teller’s annual Cultural Festival, and Emily recounts their journey down the end of one of the three roads out of Nome.
Mitch reflects about his experience helping out with sled dogs.
Maddie recounts a recent journey with friends to a cabin off in the wilderness.
Laura takes a beautiful walk along the beach — and looks forward to how the landscape will change come winter.
A photo essay from Emily’s “pretty incredible” first few months in Nome.
On an evening drive near Nome, Mitch finds a delightful surprise in the sky.
Maddie contemplates the line between dreams and reality when it comes to a recent trip to Wales.
Laura reflects on getting to know her fellow volunteers — and having fun in the process.
In a search for the perfect place to put down roots, Emily recalls the communities she’s visited in the region over the last two months and throughout the state over the last three years.