OPEN WATER— The sea ice in front of Nome abruptly broke off on March 10 and left open water behind.
The record early departure of the sea ice March 12 offshore Nome and ice gone missing from Norton Sound astounded weather experts and certainly the crabbers who lost their pots, and curtailed indigenous hunting for marine food resources.
Swanberg Dredge
The Nome Planning Commission is hustling on a pile of summer’s work on a plan to meet federal Secretary of Interior guidelines for money to help protect and preserve Nome’s cultural resources.
TAXI – Anthropologists got a ride with Charlie Lean to go tom codding.
By James Mason “It’s a pleasure to have you here in Nome on what might be the worst day of the year!”
RED LANTERN— Nome’s Howard Farley presented the Red Lantern to Victoria Hardwick of Bethel, during the Red Lantern Banquet on Monday, March 18.
OPEN WATER— The sea ice in front of Nome abruptly broke off on March 10 and left open water behind.
Swanberg Dredge
TAXI – Anthropologists got a ride with Charlie Lean to go tom codding.
RED LANTERN— Nome’s Howard Farley presented the Red Lantern to Victoria Hardwick of Bethel, during the Red Lantern Banquet on Monday, March 18.
By Diana Haecker With Red Lantern musher Victoria Hardwick of Bethel arriving under the burled arch in Nome on Monday, March 18 at 1:51 p.m. Iditarod XLVII came to an official end. Hardwick finished the race in 14 days, 22 hours, 51 minutes and 49...
On Monday, Governor Mike Dunleavy’s press secretary Matt Shuckerow announced a statewide roadshow to promote the governor’s proposed budget that would see significant cuts to state services. The governor announced five locations: Anchorage, Mat-Su,...
OPEN WATER— The sea ice in front of Nome abruptly broke off on March 10 and left open water behind.
The record early departure of the sea ice March 12 offshore Nome and ice gone missing from Norton Sound astounded weather experts and certainly the crabbers who lost their pots, and curtailed indigenous hunting for marine food resources. Never in...
Swanberg Dredge
The Nome Planning Commission is hustling on a pile of summer’s work on a plan to meet federal Secretary of Interior guidelines for money to help protect and preserve Nome’s cultural resources. In a work session of the planning commission, the group...

Obituaries

Thomas Tucker Sherman
Thomas Tucker Sherman was born in Candle, Alaska on January 24, 1944 and passed away peacefully with his family by his side on March 5, 2019.  Tom attended Candle territorial school, then high...

Education

THREE SPELLERS – The top three in the Nome PTA’s Spelling Bee are, from left, Gregory Kalerak, Peyton Lewis, and Melody Giang.

Most adults never would have heard the word “nabob” if Vice President Spiro T. Agnew hadn’t called the press “Nattering nabobs of negativitism” back in 1970.

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