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Old Museum and Library Building to Be Sold, City Council Decides

Nome's Front Street on a wintry night

Tom Moran explained that Mason Evans, the interested buyer, plans to turn the old museum and library building into a retail marijuana dispensary. Councilman Mark Johnson took issue with selling the historic building for the purposes of furthering the marijuana industry in Nome, but the rest of the Council voted in favor of selling the property.

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Nome-Golovin 2013: Top Finishers

Congratulations to all the finishers in today’s Nome-Golovin Snowmachine Race! Fastest Overall Shantah Esparza: race time of 2 hours, 8 minutes, 26 seconds Class A (0-600 CC) Bob Saccheus: 2:10:41 (2 hours, 10 minutes, 41 seconds) Aaron Loyer: 2:12:47 Calvin Schaeffer: 2:13:25 Nick Reader: 2:14:27 Tre West: 2:14:35 Class B (Open) Shantah Esparza (overall winner): 2:08:26…

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Pre-race interviews: Nome-Golovin 2013

Here is a sample of pre-race interviews from today’s Nome-Golovin racers, divided by competitive class: Class A (0-600 cc) Calvin Schaeffer: bib #44, from Kotzebue, riding a Ski-Doo MXY 600 XRS:   Don Oliver: bib #46, from Golovin, riding a Ski-Doo MXZX 600 rs ETEC:   Tim “Timster” James: bib #48, from Nome, riding a Polaris…

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Nome-Golovin Racers, in their Own Words

It’s a beautiful day for a snowmachine race. With clear skies and sunshine – and the sounds of snowmachine engines echoing through Nome’s streets – the Gold Rush city is just hours away from the annual running of the Nome-Golovin Snowmachine Race. Nome-Golovin 2012 starts at 12noon, with racers departing from near Nome’s East Beach.…

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