The 2016 Port Tariff originally included a rate hike of 10%. After an outpouring of public comments, the City Council removed the rate hike from the tariff.
Hansen won the race after one day, eight hours, and five minutes on the trail. That’s about five hours faster than second-place finisher, Diana Haecker of Nome.
If the City Council passes the 2016 Port Tariff, users of Nome’s port will see their rates raised by 10 percent.
Quintillion Starts Construction in Nome, Still on Schedule to Deliver High-Speed Internet in Early 2017
Construction crews began work on Tobuk Alley two weeks ago. They’ll move throughout Nome over the next three months.
An overwhelming crowd showed up in Nome to caucus for a Democratic Presidential nominee. 74% of caucus-goers supported Bernie Sanders.
Nome Democrats will caucus for Presidential candidates Hillary Clinton or Bernie Sanders on Saturday at the Polar Café starting at 10 am.
The Nome-Council 200 begins Saturday at 10 a.m. Challenging Nome’s Diana Haecker and Stephanie Johnson is Paul Hansen of Kotzebue.
In the first installment of a new online photography series, see a few sights of Nome, Alaska: KNOM’s hometown.
University officials recently visited UAF’s Northwest Campus to discuss the issue of sexual assault in Nome, but it was hard to draw connections between efforts in Fairbanks and actions in Nome.
Nome Public Schools has drafted a $14.6 million budget. The district will finalize the budget on April 12, the same day lawmakers are set to gavel out.