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Outta Nome

When you live in the sub-Arctic, you’re surrounded by a landscape mostly devoid of trees. As Tara says, “you get a little giddy when you see trees again.”

Sunset

The light is back.

Little more than a week after the spring equinox, Emily says the already-abundant sunlight in Western Alaska “has thrown the KNOM volunteers into a state of full-on euphoria.”

The End of the Iditarod Sled Dog Race

Idita-done

Today was the day. The day I returned all the Iditarod books and documentaries that have been keeping us busy for the past three weeks. We…