How did District 39 and Nome’s votes compare to Alaska’s on November 8th? Let’s have a look.
Less than half of Alaska’s registered voters cast ballots in the November 8th General Election.
Nov. 8th is election day for voters all across the Seward Peninsula, Alaska, and the nation. In district 39, voters will choose candidates for five different races.
Join us at 10am Friday (10/28) for a rebroadcast of this week’s debate between four candidates for one of the Alaska seats in the U.S. Senate.
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the convention, which will take place in Fairbanks between October 20-22, 2016.
The Arctic is set to see its first large cruise ship this summer, but Nome and many other communities along its route may not be ready for a major disaster at sea.
Senator Lisa Murkowski drilled the Department of Homeland Security on Arctic security at a hearing on the Coast Guard’s assets.
President Obama signed the Coast Guard Authorization Act last night, transferring 2,500 acres of federal land at Port Clarence to local, state, and federal stakeholders.
Sen. Lisa Murkowski addressed more than port development last week. One of the biggest topics was Unalakleet’s water crisis.
The senator’s visit will be her first trip to Nome in almost four years. Nome Mayor Richard Beneville will lead her tour, which will include stops at Nome-Beltz, the port, and Airport Pizza.