Department of Corrections Commissioner Dean Williams was in Nome last week as part of a tour of Alaska correctional institutions. He’s preparing for a tour of Norwegian facilities later this year, with the ultimate goal of finding new solutions to lower Alaska’s prison recidivism rate.
Wooly mammoths once roamed across Europe, Northern Asia, across the Bering Strait and throughout Alaska and Canada. But they mostly disappeared from North America around ten thousand years ago—and around four thousand years ago, they had vanished entirely. But why?