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Nome’s Sexual Assault Kits Will Be Tested Faster Following $40,000 Donation

By Emily Hofstaedter | September 18, 2020 | 0 Comments

Kawerak, Norton Sound Economic Development Corporation, and Norton Sound Health Corporation are all pitching in to pay for testing of Nome’s back logged sexual assault kits. The total funds equal $38,295.

Record Amount of Rain Drenches Nome and Surrounding Area

By Davis Hovey | September 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

Nome’s climate records continue to be broken. The latest was the Goldrush City’s amount of daily rainfall, which was set at more than one and a quarter inches of rain earlier this week.

FBI Agents Begin to Leave Nome, Agency’s Involvement in Okpealuk Investigation Provides Clarity for Some

By Emily Hofstaedter | September 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

FBI Agent William Walton told KNOM, “I don’t want Nome to get the impression that because they don’t see FBI jackets in the city that we’re not still assisting Nome Police Department.”

Special Urbi et Orbi Blessing of Pope Francis

Listen now to our rebroadcast of a special message from Pope Francis, translated to English: a prayer for the end of the coronavirus epidemic.