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Superior Court Judge Ben Esch at his desk in Nome shortly before retiring in January 2013.
April 27, 2016 JUNEAU – Governor Bill Walker today ordered all Alaska flags to be lowered in honor of Retired Superior Court Judge Ben Esch, who passed away on Monday after a courageous battle with leukemia.
The April 12 Nome School Board meeting was kicked off with the announcement of the newly-adopted Nome Public Schools Mission Statement: “Nome Public Schools in active partnership with families and the community educates and inspires students to be
RECORD SETTER— Teller Aklaq Grace Ongtowasruk won a gold medal and set a new district record in the Alaskan High Kick with a height of 68 inches at the 2016 BSSD NYO meet  in Savoonga last weekend.
The Bering Strait School District 31st Native Youth Olympics was held last weekend from April 14 to 16 in Savoonga, on St. Lawrence Island.
NORTHWEST CAMPUS— Looming budget cuts could affect NWC in Nome.
The University of Alaska may experience a $50 million budget reduction for Fiscal Year 2017. UA relies on the state for nearly a third of its total revenue, but legislators are grappling with ways to fill in Alaska’s $4.1 billion budget deficit.
Superior Court Judge Ben Esch at his desk in Nome shortly before retiring in January 2013.
RECORD SETTER— Teller Aklaq Grace Ongtowasruk won a gold medal and set a new district record in the Alaskan High Kick with a height of 68 inches at the 2016 BSSD NYO meet  in Savoonga last weekend.
NORTHWEST CAMPUS— Looming budget cuts could affect NWC in Nome.
Superior Court Judge Ben Esch at his desk in Nome shortly before retiring in January 2013.
April 27, 2016 JUNEAU – Governor Bill Walker today ordered all Alaska flags to be lowered in honor of Retired Superior Court Judge Ben Esch, who passed away on Monday after a courageous battle with leukemia. Upon moving to Alaska shortly after law...
During a regular meeting of the Local Emergency Planning Committee last week, the lack of communication from state and federal offices was brought up as Nome gets ready to host several drills related to oil spill response, hazmat release response...
The April 12 Nome School Board meeting was kicked off with the announcement of the newly-adopted Nome Public Schools Mission Statement: “Nome Public Schools in active partnership with families and the community educates and inspires students to be...
RECORD SETTER— Teller Aklaq Grace Ongtowasruk won a gold medal and set a new district record in the Alaskan High Kick with a height of 68 inches at the 2016 BSSD NYO meet  in Savoonga last weekend.
The Bering Strait School District 31st Native Youth Olympics was held last weekend from April 14 to 16 in Savoonga, on St. Lawrence Island. The annual meet is a coming-together of all villages in the region for three days of the hardest, yet most...
NORTHWEST CAMPUS— Looming budget cuts could affect NWC in Nome.
The University of Alaska may experience a $50 million budget reduction for Fiscal Year 2017. UA relies on the state for nearly a third of its total revenue, but legislators are grappling with ways to fill in Alaska’s $4.1 billion budget deficit. As...
With the task still ahead to pass the operating and capital budget, the 29th Alaska Legislature went beyond its 90-day session that ended on Sunday. As Legislators go into overtime – an additional 31 days of extending the current session would be...

Obituaries

Jeremy Melvin Paniptchuk was born to Genevieve Dane Paniptchuk on May 22, 1986 in Anchorage, Alaska. Raised in Unalakleet and adopted by his loving grandparents, Fred (deceased) and Laura Paniptchuk...

Education

The April 12 Nome School Board meeting was kicked off with the announcement of the newly-adopted Nome Public Schools Mission Statement: “Nome Public Schools in active partnership with families and

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