At the start of last night’s Nome school board meeting, retiring board member Barb Nickels was recognized for her six years of service—while new member Brandy Arrington and returning member Jennifer Reader were sworn in.
After nearly two weeks of suspended service, the United States Postal Service in Wales reopened Wednesday.
Budgets and other fiscal business were the topic of conversation at Monday night’s Nome City Council meeting, with special emphasis on finding a solution to the lack of lighting on Nome’s Snake River Bridge.
Despite a whole list of worries and fears, Kristin continues to adventure here in Nome and learns what it really means to be “brave”.
Whether your home is dry, damp or wet, alcohol impacts us all. And we want to hear from you about regulation, consumption and treatment in your area.
This “time-tested” safety tool makes its debut on the Sikuliaq this winter—a tribute to the wisdom of Arctic ice-walkers.
In an order released Sunday, U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Burgess ruled Alaska’s definition of marriage as “between one man and one woman” was unconstitutional.
Francesca reflects on the beauty — and brevity — of fall in Western Alaska.
For the Port of Nome, the imminent arrival of ice season means a hard stop to boat activity before the sea freezes over.
Race Manager Zach Fansler said the $400 entry fee for the 300-mile mid-distance race has been dropped for 2015.