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September 18, 2014

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Photo by Diana Haecker
NOME INVITATIONAL XC RUN— Elementary School kids were the first to blast off during Saturday’s Nome Invitational XC run event at Nome-Beltz. See story at page 11.

Photo by Keith Conger
TECHNOLOGICAL HIDE-AND-SEEKERS — Nome homeschool students Tobin Hobbs and Clara Hanson used their GPS units to locate a geocache on Anvil Mountain. They were part of a group of 26 homeschool students learning how to use GPS units. See story page 7.
Photo courtesy of Leon Antoghame
OILED— This spotted seal showed a dark oily substance on the top of its body and a bald path on his head and neck.


Lt.Gov kicks off initiative hearings on marijuana in Nome
By Diana Haecker
Last Tuesday, Lt. Governor Mead Treadwell held the first of eight statewide hearings on Ballot Measure 2, an initiative to legalize marijuana in the state.

Candidates for City offices run unopposed

By Diana Haecker

This year’s Municipal election will offer the voters slim pickings as all candidates running for Nome Common Council, Utility Board and School Board are unopposed.

Oil suspected on two harvested seals near Gambell
By Diana Haecker
Laboratories have yet to confirm that two spotted seals harvested near Gambell on St. Lawrence Island last week had swum through an oil slick, but the hunters are pretty sure it was oil on the seals’ coats.



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