BREAKFAST MEETING – U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski met with local leaders to discuss issues Saturday morning at NSEDC. Looking on is Tom Okleasik of Sitnasuak.
In the Bering Strait region there are five villages, which remain unconnected to running water and sewer services. They are Stebbins, Teller, Wales, Diomede and Shishmaref.
NEW PRINCIPAL – Jay Thomas is the new principal at Nome-Beltz Jr./Sr. High School this year.
Jay Thomas takes over as the new principal at Nome-Beltz Jr/Sr High School this year. He is an experienced rural Alaska educator and knows the region well.
The southeast section of the old hospital is going to be remodeled to specifications for a new courthouse.
The Alaska Court System has awarded a contract to Drake Construction to house the courthouse in Nome at the former Norton Sound hospital on the corner of Bering Street and 5th Avenue.
RECALL DUNLEAVY—Benjamin Farley and Evelyn Rochon, who made the sign, stand outside of Old St. Joe’s, where a Recall Dunleavy event was held last week as part of a statewide signature gathering initiative to recall Alaska’s governor.
Recall Dunleavy, an initiative to remove Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy from office, held a signature-gathering event in Nome on Thursday, August 1.
BREAKFAST MEETING – U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski met with local leaders to discuss issues Saturday morning at NSEDC. Looking on is Tom Okleasik of Sitnasuak.
NEW PRINCIPAL – Jay Thomas is the new principal at Nome-Beltz Jr./Sr. High School this year.
The southeast section of the old hospital is going to be remodeled to specifications for a new courthouse.
RECALL DUNLEAVY—Benjamin Farley and Evelyn Rochon, who made the sign, stand outside of Old St. Joe’s, where a Recall Dunleavy event was held last week as part of a statewide signature gathering initiative to recall Alaska’s governor.
The Anchorage Airport drug interdiction team arrested two Nome residents, Kaitlyn Nicole Priester,29, and Frederick Larsen, 33, on August 15 at the Anchorage Airport after receiving tips from Nome AST that the two would be transporting drugs to Nome...
BREAKFAST MEETING – U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski met with local leaders to discuss issues Saturday morning at NSEDC. Looking on is Tom Okleasik of Sitnasuak.
In the Bering Strait region there are five villages, which remain unconnected to running water and sewer services. They are Stebbins, Teller, Wales, Diomede and Shishmaref. This brought a high-level group of officials from the Indian Health Service...
NEW PRINCIPAL – Jay Thomas is the new principal at Nome-Beltz Jr./Sr. High School this year.
Jay Thomas takes over as the new principal at Nome-Beltz Jr/Sr High School this year. He is an experienced rural Alaska educator and knows the region well. With his wife, who is also a teacher, he spent eleven years in the Bering Strait School...
The seating of commissioners to the Public Safety Commission, created by ordinance in mid-May of this year, hit two snags in Monday’s Common Council meeting and opened up a call to the public again for interested persons to throw their hats in the...
Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy signed Senate Bill 2002, which funds the capital budget for Fiscal Year 2020, into law on Thursday, August 8. An important component of SB 2002 was the reverse sweep, necessary to unlock money from savings accounts...
MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE – Tyler Ivanoff of Shishmaref found a bottle with a message in it while looking for firewood last week. The message was in Russian and had been launched into the sea fifty years ago.
When Tyler Ivanoff of Shishmaref came upon a bottle while looking for firewood he was surprised to see a note inside it. The stopper was a plastic cork and it was hard to open. “I had to pull really hard,” said Ivanoff. “I used my teeth to really...
The southeast section of the old hospital is going to be remodeled to specifications for a new courthouse.
The Alaska Court System has awarded a contract to Drake Construction to house the courthouse in Nome at the former Norton Sound hospital on the corner of Bering Street and 5th Avenue. The building belongs to Rolland Trowbridge and according to...
RECALL DUNLEAVY—Benjamin Farley and Evelyn Rochon, who made the sign, stand outside of Old St. Joe’s, where a Recall Dunleavy event was held last week as part of a statewide signature gathering initiative to recall Alaska’s governor.
Recall Dunleavy, an initiative to remove Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy from office, held a signature-gathering event in Nome on Thursday, August 1. The nonpartisan campaign officially launched last week and within the first 24 hours gathered over 10...

Obituaries

Bill Mathisen
William A. Mathisen, better known as Bill Mathisen, was born in Astoria, Oregon on October 30, 1954 to Bonnie Vermilyea Mathisen and Carl William Mathisen.   At the age of two, on December...

Education

NEW PRINCIPAL – Jay Thomas is the new principal at Nome-Beltz Jr./Sr. High School this year.

Jay Thomas takes over as the new principal at Nome-Beltz Jr/Sr High School this year. He is an experienced rural Alaska educator and knows the region well.

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