The closure would save more than a million dollars outright, but some say it would come at the expense of kids who live in western Alaska.
With Alaska’s deficit nearing $4 billion, Foster says cuts are coming and they’ll have major repercussions for the Bering Strait Region.
Tyler Aklestad and Tyson Johnson were the first Iron Dog racers into Nome on Tuesday, securing the $10,000 prize awarded at the halfway finish line.
Last weekend, snowmachiners got a taste of trail conditions Iron Dog racers will face on their snowmachines this year.
The Port Commission’s rainy day fund is shrinking, while potential maintenance issues loom on the horizon.
The low-pressure storm system southwest of Saint Lawrence Island is not unusual for this time of year, but it is hitting Nome the hardest.
February’s Story49 takes us to Nome’s “Tales From Around the Woodstove” storytelling event. Hear a selection of stories and interviews with storytellers and event organizers.
Basketball teams from around the region clashed on the court this weekend at White Mountain’s annual tournament.
This summer, Quintillion will lay undersea fiber optic cable from Prudhoe Bay to Nome. The project will bring high-speed internet to western Alaska by 2017.
Quintillion’s CEO is in Nome Thursday night to share more construction details with the public.