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In the Holiday Echo Chamber

It was not sad to work through the holidays. But it was a little annoying, and a primer on the mechanics of holidays in the working world. Both of my parents work in academia, so growing up I took for granted the generous wingspan of the holidays, which I believe naturally lasted from early December…

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Update News: December 27th, 2013

In Friday’s news: Nome’s cemetery expansion plan moves gradually forward after the recent discovery of 96 unmarked graves; A Russian Mission man died Christmas day after a snowmachine accident; AIDEA plans on holding community meetings ahead of permitting for the proposed Ambler Mining District road. http://www.knom.org/wp-audio/2013/12/2013-12-27-knom-update-news.mp3

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Children’s Creative Writing Contest Winners

Christmas ornaments in KNOM lobby

Congratulations to Sarah Wade of Nome, winner of The Morning Show’s Children’s Creative Writing Contest! We received many outstanding submissions from our region. Almost all of this year’s entries were fiction pieces, so we decided to merge all our categories (poetry, fiction, and non-fiction) into one. The winners were as follows: 1st Place: Sarah Wade,…

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A Very KNOM Christmas

Christmas Decorations in Nome

The Christmas season starts earlier and earlier every year, but in media it starts way before anyone has even begun to think about their Thanksgiving menus. At KNOM, it’s been Christmas since the middle of November. Because we program our days two weeks in advance, we’ve been integrating Christmas music and specialty programming into our…

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