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.
Rural Alaska is truly an incredible place. See a few glimpses of recent volunteer travel in our region.
News volunteers Francesca Fenzi and Jenn Ruckel, whose KNOM service terms conclude in July, recently looked back on their tenure at our radio mission.
As recruitment for 2015-2016 KNOM volunteers continues, Caitlin remembers her own application process.
Caitlin and the KNOM volunteers have been spending a lot of their free time watching Lost…
Caitlin wonders if she’ll ever get a good picture of the northern lights.
“It’s inevitable that during this volunteer experience we grow into new versions of ourselves,” Caitlin says.
With Alaska’s primary in August, city elections throughout the state in October, and the general election in November, there have been ample occasions for our listeners…
Caitlin longingly gazes out her window and reflects on the first snow of the season.
Caitlin seeks familiarity in a strange place — and finds more connections than expected.