In memoriam of Nancy McGuire
This week marks the anniversary of the passing of our longtime editor and publisher of The Nome Nugget, Nancy McGuire.
NEW MUSEUM— Museum visitor Carol Gales contemplates new exhibits at the reopening of the Carrie M. McLain Memorial Museum on Friday, Nov. 10.
A year after the brandnew Richard Foster Building opened its doors, housing the City of Nome’s Carrie M.
In memoriam of Nancy McGuire
NEW MUSEUM— Museum visitor Carol Gales contemplates new exhibits at the reopening of the Carrie M. McLain Memorial Museum on Friday, Nov. 10.
SAMPLING— On September 12, the  Coast Guard flew Vice-Mayor Stanley Tocktoo and Walter Nayokpuk to conduct sampling on walrus carcasses found on the northern Seward Peninsula coast.
SAMPLING— On September 12, the  Coast Guard flew Vice-Mayor Stanley Tocktoo and Walter Nayokpuk to conduct sampling on walrus carcasses found on the northern Seward Peninsula coast.
Whodunit? That is the question that multiple federal and state agencies are trying to solve to get to the bottom of an unusual seabird die off of multiple species in the region during this summer and fall. A definitive answer is still eluding...
In memoriam of Nancy McGuire
This week marks the anniversary of the passing of our longtime editor and publisher of The Nome Nugget, Nancy McGuire. It’s been a turbulent year in national and international politics, a year of changes in the Alaska media landscape and a year of...
The Alaska Dept. of Public Safety has issued the 2016 report to state and local law enforcement agencies on felony level sex offenses and crimes in Alaska. The report, FSO for short, adds to the Uniform Crime Report managed by the FBI. The report...
NEW MUSEUM— Museum visitor Carol Gales contemplates new exhibits at the reopening of the Carrie M. McLain Memorial Museum on Friday, Nov. 10.
A year after the brandnew Richard Foster Building opened its doors, housing the City of Nome’s Carrie M. McLain Memorial Museum, the Kegoayah Kozga Library and Kawerak’s Katirvik Cultural Center, the museum invited the public to its second grand...

Obituaries

Douglas B. Vaden
Douglas Burl Vaden, a resident of Sallisaw, Oklahoma, passed away on November 13, 2017 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas.  He was born in Andrews, Texas on March 27, 1918.  During the great depression...

Education

FLIGHT SCHOOL - Students from Nome-Beltz High School traveled to California this summer for a three week flight school course at CP Aviation in Santa Paula. Pictured from left to right are Nome-Beltz student Ivory Okleasik, Nome-Beltz teacher Dave Padvorac, Nome students Bubba McDaniel & Aaron Motis and CP Aviation Flight Instructors Aravni Katchikians and John Gentzle.

On any given day in Nome, it is not unusual to see a plane buzzing by in the sky, a jet landing on the runway, or a helicopter whirring along the shoreline.

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