Each club will help high school students explore potential career paths in teaching. The goal is to encourage homegrown teachers and reduce turnover.
Commissioner Dr. Frances Gulland will give a talk Monday night on changes in marine mammal health.
The Police Department’s 2015 Statistical Report shows a rise in arrests and traffic citations, partly owing to the higher patrol presence.
Maddie documents the changes in her life since her recent trip to Anchorage.
From a stranded seal to a dangerous hole in Yukon River ice, recent stories from KNOM’s news department offer a special glimpse into what makes Western Alaska so unique — and, at times, so challenging.
Nome’s City Council passed skeletal legislation for the sale of commercial marijuana within city limits.
Nome’s Mayor Richard Beneville, Port Director Joy Baker, and Port Commissioner Megan Alvanna-Stimpfle traveled to the lower-48 to encourage Arctic development in Nome.
The group — made up of Mongolian social workers, shelter managers, and police officers — was here to learn how Alaska is addressing high rates of domestic violence.
The program would facilitate and fund professional development for current staff with the aim of “growing our own administrators.”
The goal is a new, two-story building across the street from the Norton Sound Regional Hospital. NSHC hopes to have plans totally finalized in the next year and a half.