Independence is great, thinks volunteer Jenn, but it’s okay to ask for support, too. “Vulnerability is not weakness, and human beings were not made to survive, or thrive, alone.”
Courtney thinks about the dangers of over-thinking her life in Nome.
Kristin travels to Elim for an elder’s 100th birthday and then returns to Nome to celebrate her own 23rd.
Francesca shares her trials of mid-winter at KNOM with grueling work hours and limited sunlight to boot, but finds and shares her inspiration to push on.
Caitlin reflects on what it means to be still.
Rounding out half a year at KNOM, volunteer Jenn returns from travels with a deeper appreciation for life in Nome.
Courtney shares her thoughts, and pictures, on winter sunrises in Nome.
As the Story49 producer, Kristin’s job is to give Western Alaska a chance to tell their stories. Here, she writes an open letter to you about the power of sharing what you’ve lived.
KNOM proudly presents the 2014 Christmas Play!
Francesca rhymes her resolutions for the next half year in Nome.