Dental health aide therapists have been providing midlevel dental care in the Norton Sound region for about a decade. Now the Pew Charitable Trusts is lauding the program for increasing access to dental care to underserved groups.
Area fishermen will be about to catch 12 percent of 3.2 million pounds of harvestable red king crab this summer.
If you live near the Norton Sound, get ready for salmon.
Facing data that points to a decline in Norton Sound red king crab, Nome residents addressed the NPFMC to consider new data and safeguard subsistence harvests.
The sea ice is gone; the Port of Nome is open; and today marks the first docking of the 2014 season.
Too little of the essential vitamin can lead to tissue damage and weak bones and, in extreme cases, can lead to bone deformities known as rickets.
New owners Norton Sound G-O LLC have an eBay listing for the former hospital. Bidding starts at $2.5 million for the 55,000 square-foot facility.
Presenting an assessment of what its increased arctic operations means for the environment, Nome residents at the meeting said the Coast Guard’s plans lack input, specifics from the Bering Strait.
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In Tuesday’s news: Red King Crab harvest in Bering Straits region hampered by season of irregular ice conditions; Two of the three major gubernatorial candidates speak…