The theme of this year’s festival in Bethel was “Nunalgutkellriit Piniutiit Cauyakun,” or “Community Strength Through Drumming.”
“You can tell a lot of people are very proud of their livelihood and where they live,” said Brian Adams.
“I’d like to win,” Aliy Zirkle says. “Whether that’s possible with this team or not, I don’t know, but I will know farther out the trail.”
Last weekend, snowmachiners got a taste of trail conditions Iron Dog racers will face on their snowmachines this year.
The low-pressure storm system southwest of Saint Lawrence Island is not unusual for this time of year, but it is hitting Nome the hardest.
Maddie documents the changes in her life since her recent trip to Anchorage.
In addition to our Nome headquarters, KNOM’s development and business office has opened a second branch in Anchorage. Our new office allows us to serve even more efficiently both our rural Alaskan listeners and the many Lower 48 supporters who make our mission possible.
The group — made up of Mongolian social workers, shelter managers, and police officers — was here to learn how Alaska is addressing high rates of domestic violence.
Maddie mentally and physically prepares for her first trip to the city since arriving in Nome.
After attending a journalism workshop in Anchorage, Emily is reminded that KNOM is part of the bigger picture of statewide news.