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Volunteers

Retreat!

The volunteer class of 2017-2018 poses with the iconic wagon wheel at the Cape Nome Roadhouse, where they had their first volunteer retreat.

At last weekend’s autumn retreat, Zoe says, the KNOM volunteers and friends bunked down in a beachside roadhouse to share stories, play games, and think about the year to come.

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Tundra to Table

It’s a food-focused edition of the volunteer audioblog: Karen talks about their victory winning a salmon filet and options for preparing it, Zoe reveals how they get fresh greens, and Gabe recounts his experiences at an Eskimo feast.

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Waking Up with Western Alaska

KNOM's Morning Show on Breakfast Tuesday.

In this week’s audioblog, Karen discusses one of the biggest changes in her second volunteer year: taking the Morning Show helm from the capable hands of previous Morning Deejays.

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Reboot, Refresh, Regroup.

2016-2017 Volunteers Davis and Karen

KNOM has been in the “reboot” game much longer than the recent trend in Hollywood; for the radio station, Karen says, it’s a great showcase of strength and originality. Davis and Karen discuss the coming transitions in this week’s audioblog.

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Through the Fog

Shishmaref Break Up

Lauren reflects on the path ahead of (and behind) her. Then, the volunteers play a game that reveals some of what they’ve learned about each other this year.

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