Carrie Stevens, assistant professor of tribal management at UAF, defines nation building as a process to have self-determined community and economic development, and the increase in the ability to self-govern.
In a joint work session with the Planning Commission, commissioners suggested moving the location of passenger drop-off and constructing a pedestrian walkway.
Dune Lankard with the Center for Biological Diversity says the Center was disappointed with NOAA’s announcement regarding Iliamna Lake seals not warranting listing as an endangered species — but, it has not yet decided how it will respond.
What are the challenges — and rewards — of being a first-year newsie in western Alaska? In their audioblog, volunteers Tyler and Davis talk about their experiences covering stories in Nome and environs and working with partners throughout the state.
A funeral Mass will be held for Nancy McGuire on Saturday, November 19th at 2pm at Nome’s St. Joseph Catholic Church.
Nick Hanson and Rosemary Berg are used to competing. But the story they tell at home is one of inclusivity and connection.
Down 15 students from last year, Nome Public Schools will receive less money from the state’s enrollment funding.
The barge, known as The Eddie, was dislodged by a surge of waves, started free floating and ran aground, which also caused the vessel to lose its excavator.
Current projects include repairing the Cape Nome Jetty and expanding the harbor office.
No more planned power outages are expected, but pole maintenance continues along the Nome-Council Road.