With three fellow volunteers gone from Nome, Kristin reflects on the month ahead and on how hard it is to say goodbye to the people and places she grows to love.
Newly-arrived volunteer Mitch recounts a long drive along one of Western Alaska’s few highways: the Kougarok Road.
New volunteer Maddie reflects on all the things she never imagined she would be doing before she arrived in Alaska.
Laura revels in her most recent adventure fishing and in taking experiences as they come.
Francesca reflects on her final days as a news reporter and KNOM volunteer.
Looking back on her year, Caitlin realizes, “I am a different Caitlin than the girl who hopped off the plane one year ago… And for that I am grateful.”
Volunteer Jenn reflects on her last few weeks of service at KNOM, and a wonderful year in Nome.
After almost a year of working on her project, Courtney shares her thoughts behind the evolution of “Let’s Tell Legends and Stories,” and she’s eager for your feedback!
Kristin travels to Gambell and is once again struck by the generosity and kindness of people all over the region.
Recently arrived in Nome, new volunteer Laura learns to navigate between the normal and the surreal.