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City Council Approves Zoning Changes for Five Nome Blocks

Councilmen discussed the ordinance regarding rezoning portions of property in Nome for commercial use. Photo credit: Davis Hovey, KNOM (2016)

Portions of five Nome city blocks will be rezoned from general use to commercial use, following an August 30th ordinance from the Nome Planning Commission and approval on Monday from the City Council. Also approved on Monday: monthly stipends for city employees who also hold elected or appointed positions.

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Update News: Wednesday, January 23, 2013

In Wednesday’s news: Alaska DOT presented updates on road projects around Nome at last night’s City Joint Work Session; Ken Hughes sworn in as new member of Nome Planning Commission last night; Alaska State Senate majority leader plans to introduce legislation defining a “medically necessary” abortion; Nome Elementary School trying to recoup $10,000 in overdue…

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Update News: Wednesday, December 5, 2012

In Wednesday’s News: Variance request approved for Nome Covenant Church; Parnell intends to change oil tax structure to boost production; Geologists, miners and legislators talk natural resource development at Alaska Strategic and Critical Minerals Summit in Fairbanks; Anchorage experiences aftershocks from Monday’s 5.8 magnitude quake; Inupiat poet Joan Kane wins $20,000 fellowship from a national…

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Update News: Tuesday October 9, 2012

In Tuesday’s News: AK Airlines says flights running close to normal, 78 flights cancelled due to shut down in ticketing system; Nome east-west runway to open this week, opening delayed by weekend storm; Long-time Nome resident Mary Knodel recognized for service to City of Nome; $100-thousand warrant still out for John Wayne Strickling, accused of…

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