CELEBRATING—Eddie Kakaruk with the King Island drummers and dancers helped celebrate the commemoration of new UAF Northwest Campus buildings.
With out-of-town dignitaries and elected representatives present, the University of Alaska Fairbanks Northwest Campus dedicated new facilities and celebrated the institution’s continued success at bringing a wide range of education opportunities t
THE BIG CHECK  - The Arctic Pinkies tournament is a benefit fund raiser and this year the check went to the family of Jens Hildreth.
The Nome-Beltz Lady Nanooks volleyball squad took the championship title in last weekend’s Arctic Pinkies Volleyball Tournament in Nome.
In addition to the stories on the home page, these articles are in this week's Nugget: Gabe Stenek attends Arctic Youth Summit in Finland, 100 years ago the flu pandemic ravaged the region,
CELEBRATING—Eddie Kakaruk with the King Island drummers and dancers helped celebrate the commemoration of new UAF Northwest Campus buildings.
THE BIG CHECK  - The Arctic Pinkies tournament is a benefit fund raiser and this year the check went to the family of Jens Hildreth.
Arctic sea ice is melting rapidly. There are many ways to quantify this. A look at the ice chart from 2000 to 2015 reveals that thick old ice is becoming smaller and smaller. The earth is warming as a whole, and as it warms, the ice melts. People...
A room full of Nome residents showed an interest in a work session Oct. 8 concerning the formation of a public safety committee to help iron out issues between the public and Nome Police Dept. “It is great that citizens are interested and willing...
CELEBRATING—Eddie Kakaruk with the King Island drummers and dancers helped celebrate the commemoration of new UAF Northwest Campus buildings.
With out-of-town dignitaries and elected representatives present, the University of Alaska Fairbanks Northwest Campus dedicated new facilities and celebrated the institution’s continued success at bringing a wide range of education opportunities to...
THE BIG CHECK  - The Arctic Pinkies tournament is a benefit fund raiser and this year the check went to the family of Jens Hildreth.
The Nome-Beltz Lady Nanooks volleyball squad took the championship title in last weekend’s Arctic Pinkies Volleyball Tournament in Nome. They faced tough competition from Kotzebue, Bethel, North Pole and Lathrop and despite a few close calls they...
In addition to the stories on the home page, these articles are in this week's Nugget: Gabe Stenek attends Arctic Youth Summit in Finland, 100 years ago the flu pandemic ravaged the region, Elim man arrested after standoff with troopers, BSSD...

Obituaries

Betty Segock
Betty Segock was born August 17, 1934 in Golovin, Alaska to Josephine Kalerak and Albert Johnson. God called her home on August 28, 2018 from Quyanna Care in Nome. She grew up in Solomon and...

Education

THIS IMPACTS CLASSIFIED STAFF, TOO— Jim Shreve, System Administrator for NPS and Union President for Education Support Professionals, addresses the board during the Tuesday, August 14 school board meeting. Shreve reminded everyone to think about classified staff at the school district, too. For most non-contract employees, salaries are a fraction of a teacher’s salary, meaning they will feel the healthcare cost increase even more.

For many, the first week of school means butterflies in the stomach, sharp new pencils, high expectations and uncontainable excitement.

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