Richard and Debbie Atuk on Iñupiaq preservation

By KNOM Radio | June 23, 2022 |

Richard Atuk and Debbie Atuk, father and daughter, are on a mission to revive Iñupiaq culture through language learning.

Nome resident presents solution to youth vandalism

By Miriam Trujillo | June 23, 2022

As summer hits Nome, there is typically an increase in reports of vandalism around town. One thing that has repeatedly concerned Nome property owners is preventative measures for vandalism, which appears to be mostly from youth.

Federal IHS funds go to rural Alaska sanitation and wastewater projects

By Miriam Trujillo | June 10, 2022

Communities in Western Alaska will receive a portion of three and a half billion dollars from the federal government to improve water and sanitation infrastructure.

Graphite One holds community meetings as work begins for 2022

By Sean Milligan | June 3, 2022 |

Graphite One has resumed preparation for the eventual establishment of a graphite mine in the Kigluaik Mountains north of Nome. The company will be wrapping up work on the pre-feasibility study in June before moving onto work for the feasibility study later in the season.

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