A group of four boaters leaving Nome late Monday night were forced ashore by engine trouble. They started a fire to stay warm, but the flames quickly got out of hand.
Nome could soon be home to an intensive treatment facility for those struggling with addiction and substance abuse.
A rate consultant told the Nome City Council and the Nome Utility Board that electric rates should go up by as much as 13 percent, and water/sewer rates by nearly 16 percent.
Ten charges were handed down against 34-year-old Kandie Allen on Nov. 24, including felony arson and assault charges.
A man diving off a dredge was found floating in the water and declared dead late Wednesday.
Norton Sound Regional Hospital continues its fuel spill recovery. Contaminated soil soon moving out of Nome neighborhood, Icy View.
Clean-up efforts continue beneath Norton Sound Regional Hospital after a spill of hundreds of gallons of heating fuel.
Even though summer is getting underway, the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services is asking doctors and healthcare providers to be on the lookout for the flu.
Nome police have identified a woman they say is responsible for driving under the influence and hitting a Savoonga man with her car before fleeing the…
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