READY—The wrenching is done and Tre West is ready for Sunday’s start of the 2018 Iron Dog snowmachine race
“We drove pretty much most of the course,” said Tre West at his Nome shop Saturday.  “It’s flat and fast this year. It’s going to be a fast year I think.” West is running his eighth Iron Dog.
READY—The wrenching is done and Tre West is ready for Sunday’s start of the 2018 Iron Dog snowmachine race
Over the past decade the shrinking Arctic ice cap has expanded Nome’s dream of harvesting riches from open, navigable waters. City administrators believe in potential gain to come from Port of Nome expansion and upgrades to make it a deep-water...
In a work session before the regular meeting of the Nome Common Council Feb. 12, Joy Baker, port director, laid out an issue for Council consideration concerning fuel sales at the Port of Nome. The Nome Port Commission was to meet Feb 15 during...
READY—The wrenching is done and Tre West is ready for Sunday’s start of the 2018 Iron Dog snowmachine race
“We drove pretty much most of the course,” said Tre West at his Nome shop Saturday.  “It’s flat and fast this year. It’s going to be a fast year I think.” West is running his eighth Iron Dog. His teammate this year is Aaron Bartel of Anchorage....

Obituaries

Richard Rusk
Richard Rusk of Athens, Ga, passed away January 28, 2018. Rich was born in Washington, DC to Dean and Virginia Rusk, and raised in both DC and Scarsdale, NY. He attended Woodrow Wilson High School,...

Education

RECORDING HISTORY - Jenae Matson stands in Colleen Johnson’s classroom at Anvil City Science Academy. Students in Mrs. Johnson’s Social Studies class completed a project recording interviews with community members recalling important events or topics in Nome’s history. Matson interviewed her father, Tony Matson, regarding the "Friendship Flight” of 1988 when Alaska Airlines flew to Provideniya, Russia.

Starting last November, students at Anvil City Science Academy in Nome spent six weeks working on history projects in Mrs. Colleen Johnson’s Social Studies class.

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