Caitlin wonders if she’ll ever get a good picture of the northern lights.
Cutting fluoridation to weekdays, and a possible rate hike, were just some of the proposals at Saturday’s meeting to trim the utility’s 2015 budget.
A power outage in Diomede last week saw the Bering Strait School District and the Alaska National Guard work to get an electrician on scene and power restored by Friday.
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“It couldn’t have happened overnight, but at some point I realized that I’m working in a place I now consider a home,” says volunteer Jenn.
“Basically we need to figure out how to get $1 million closer than we are today,” Utility Manager John Handeland said of the group’s 2015 budget.
Break-ins in Teller and Elim, and a car theft in Nome, have kept Troopers busy.
The massive company hopes to erect the antenna on Front Street next to their satellite dish. And it’s possible other wireless carriers, like Verizon, could use it one day.
After last week’s fire, Kivalina residents are collating donations and setting up temporary shop in the community’s warehouse.
There’s still no permanent worker at Savoonga’s Post Office, but Dawn Peppinger with the U.S. Postal Service in Anchorage says a new hire could be just days away.