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In Nome, One Incident of “Illegitimate” Taxi Cab Practice Leads To Discussion of Bigger Picture

Nome's Front Street on a wintry night

“As far as what the penalties for not having your chauffeur’s license are, if we happen to stop somebody that’s carrying passengers for fare and they don’t have a chauffeur’s license, then the person is subject to a fine, the company is subject to a fine, the vehicle is subject to impound…” Chief John Papasodora said after an alleged incident of improper taxi business operations.

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Nome’s Municipal Election Results Challenged But Still Official

Nome City Manager Tom Moran and City Clerk Bryant Hammond tally votes. Election results have been canvassed and are official. Photo: Margaret DeMaioribus/KNOM (2016).

All previously-announced unofficial Municipal election results are now official, including Chuck Wheeler’s appointment to Seat D of the Utility Board, despite Carl Emmon’s challenge to Wheeler’s candidacy and the election results. The official results were canvassed during a City Council special session on Thursday at noon.

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