SPRING MIGRATION— The whooping of Sandhill Cranes (Grus canadensis) fills the crisp spring air as they return north to their breeding grounds.
Photo by Nils Hahn
LEMONADE DAY— Katlyn Smith, 9 years old, was one of 80 young entrepreneurs who operated
lemonade stands in Nome on Saturday, May 11. Cold temperatures of 30°F and a cool breeze out of
the west didn’t deter Nome kids nor their customers from participating in Nome’s second annual
celebration of Lemonade Day. See more photos on page 20.
Photo by Diana Haecker
COMMENCEMENT— Masters of Education graduate Mary Huntington,
center, of Shishmaref is congratulated by Ron Huffmann,
right, as Mary David and Joe Mason look on, during the Commencement
ceremony on May 9, held at Old St. Joe’s Hall. See story
and more photos on page 9.