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A map of AIDEA's proposed routes for the Ambler Mining District Industrial Access Road. Photo: the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority.

AIDEA Briefs Federal Commission on Ambler Road

A conference call about federal polices on Alaska lands became part of the ongoing debate about a proposed mining road to Ambler, with the total cost of the road officially projected to be as high as $400 million—a number that’s interesting as much for what it leaves in as out.

Nome School Board Focuses on Budget Challenges

Last night’s Board of Education Meeting at Nome Elementary School touched on a wide array of topics, everything from recognizing end of the year accomplishments to lamenting low standardized test results. But the real focus was money. Or lack thereof.