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ENOUGH—Women filled the Council Chamber on May 7 to say they feel that assaults on Alaska Natives are receiving inadequate response and prosecution.
City officials faced a room of mostly Alaska Native women Monday evening who demanded the City work with individuals and social agencies to solve the problem of increasing numbers of assaults they...
A map of the area where IPOP proposes gold mining was attached to the APMA application.
The prospect of a gold mining operation at Safety Sound and Bonanza Channel has caused alarm amongst subsistence users in Nome who frequent the area to fish and subsistence hunt. A company called...
SENTENCING— Reed Eide at his sentencing on April 27.
A Nome man left Superior Court April 27 with the possibility of spending the remainder of his life in prison, for sex crimes. Alcohol was involved, according to court records. At a sentence hearing...
YOUTH COURT— Nome Youth Court director Pamela Smith explains to student volunteers how they will learn mediation in this exercise at the Nome Trial Court. From left clockwise are Ava Earthman, Katie Kelso, Maya Coler, Scott Santella of Anchorage’s West High, and Marek Grieme of Kenai. The United Youth Courts of Alaska held their annual meeting in Nome last week.
United Youth Courts of Alaska held their annual conference in Nome Friday, Saturday and Sunday. More than 80 students from around the state participated in seminars and exercises to expand their...
A bit of shorefast ice is still in place in front of Nome, but Norton Sound mostly shows open water.
Looking seaward over the last week from almost all points along the coasts of Norton Sound, folks have been dazzled by bright blue horizons colored by open water. Scientists say there has not been...
 the Port of Nome Causeway juts into open water on April last week.
The Nome Common Council approved two measures at their regular meeting April 23 that they hoped would advance deep-draft port’s appeal to funding sources. The Council unanimously approved a...
On Tuesday afternoon, Sitnasuak Native Corporation issued a press release, stating that a settlement has been reached in a civil lawsuit between the corporation and three of its directors. On August...
Five years ago, Nome Internet users began to look forward to affordable and swift service through Quintillion, a company that would attach spurs to six communities connecting them to a submarine...
Cody Kobuk, 18, held at AMCC in the robbery incident concerning a Checker Cab driver, has been indicted on four criminal charges by a grand jury meeting April 11. The jury handed up indictments on...
A law suit filed in filed by David Head, M.D. versus Norton Sound Health Corp., NSHC’s former board chairman Jacob and CEO Angie Gorn  has been closed in state Second District Superior Court and...

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