Mining company Nome Gold Alaska called a public meeting this month to share plans for a placer mining operation near Dry Creek in Nome.
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Alongside an amicable meeting with Nome Public Schools, the city council on Monday agreed to spend roughly $420,000 to add full-building humidification to the planned Richard Foster Building.
Five people were under observation for after two separate meals of fermented seal flipper in Koyuk. Only three were given the anti-toxin for botulism.
Sandi Keller was named Teacher of the Year, Sylvia Matson is Educational Support Professional of the Year, and Richard Beneville’s retirement was toasted with poetry.
Caitlin enjoys the last bits of snow trying out a new sport
More than 2,000 acres at the point could be transferred to Bering Straits Native Corporation, with several hundred-odd acre footprints for the U.S. Coat Guard and the State of Alaska.
KNOM’s Jar has moved! See if you can figure out where it is now. We look forward to hearing your responses to the new prompt.
Today in Kotzebue a special graduation ceremony will honor the 2015 graduates of the Alaska Technical Center. ATC is an adult vocational school that specializes in job training for rural Alaska.
After a trip to Kotzebue, volunteer Jenn says, “Returning to Nome is always my favorite part, as if each trip outward draws me closer inward.”