Nome Nugget wins seven awards at Alaska Press Club

Best Sports Reporting: First Place— Keith Conger, "Run up Norton Sound coast sets stage for Iditarod finish"

Best Short Feature: First Place — Keith Conger, "Iditarod veterinarian crew quietly ensures safety of canine athletes"

Best Sports Feature: First Place — Keith Conger, "East-West global circumnavigator arrives in Nome"

Best News Photo: First Place— Nils Hahn, "LOST— A young bearded seal accidentally wandered into Nome"

Best Feature Photo: First Place — Nils Hahn, "MID DAY RUN— Emily Russell enjoys the mid day sun running on East Beach"

Best Profile: Second Place— Maisie Thomas, "How Nome's Paul Kudla became Santa Paul"

Best Education Reporting: Second Place— Maisie Thomas, "Potential bill could close small Alaskan schools"



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