With a time of 2:07:09, West won the C Class and was named the race’s overall champion. Dora Hughes won the Women’s Class, clocking a time of 1:47:03 on the shorter course.
The 2016 Nome-Golovin Snowmachine Race starts Saturday at noon on Nome’s East Beach.
Senator Donny Olson joined Republicans in the Senate majority last month, and with that move came funds for one more staffer.
A six-month-old baby died while traveling with his family to the Valentine’s weekend basketball tournament on February 12.
Last weekend, snowmachiners got a taste of trail conditions Iron Dog racers will face on their snowmachines this year.
After elections last week, the Bering Strait School District’s board of education will feature several familiar faces — and one new one.
After several months on the education beat, Laura is impressed with the region’s youth leaders — and their support for one another.
Irene Navarro and Charlotte “Jane” Kava are running unopposed for re-election. Aurora Johnson faces competition from Annabelle Cunningham, and Sherman Richard challenges Reggie Barr.
From standardized tests to drug tests, the board of education covered plenty of ground in their first meeting of the new school year.
The storm is causing sea levels to rise, and affected areas should expect some beach erosion.