Port of Nome
A projected 24-month feasibility study on the Port of Nome modification to a deep draft port is underway with a price tag of $2.9 million on the study project to be shared by federal Army Corps of Engineers and money rounded up by City of Nome thr
NO PEEKING—Josephine Nassuk, left, laughs with Director of Elections Josie Bahnke and Monica Giang, background, while watching her mother, Laura Nassuk, complete a practice ballot during an election worker training session on August 1 in Nome
The Alaska Division of Elections held election worker training workshops in Nome last week. The goal of the two sessions, one on July 31 and another on August 1, was to prepare for Alaska’s primary election on August 21.
Kivalina
As the storms of fall draw near and the village of Kivalina clings to its narrow barrier island the impasse over moving to higher ground has given way.
Stories inside this week's Nugget: Floating lab takes game stewards around remote refuge, BSNC Beringia Settlement Trust could mean bigger checks, Archeology camp puts future into contact with past,
Port of Nome
NO PEEKING—Josephine Nassuk, left, laughs with Director of Elections Josie Bahnke and Monica Giang, background, while watching her mother, Laura Nassuk, complete a practice ballot during an election worker training session on August 1 in Nome
Kivalina
Stories inside this week's Nugget: Floating lab takes game stewards around remote refuge, BSNC Beringia Settlement Trust could mean bigger checks, Archeology camp puts future into contact with past, Nutrition Nuggets: School Supply list: Pencils,...
Port of Nome
A projected 24-month feasibility study on the Port of Nome modification to a deep draft port is underway with a price tag of $2.9 million on the study project to be shared by federal Army Corps of Engineers and money rounded up by City of Nome...
NO PEEKING—Josephine Nassuk, left, laughs with Director of Elections Josie Bahnke and Monica Giang, background, while watching her mother, Laura Nassuk, complete a practice ballot during an election worker training session on August 1 in Nome
The Alaska Division of Elections held election worker training workshops in Nome last week. The goal of the two sessions, one on July 31 and another on August 1, was to prepare for Alaska’s primary election on August 21. Over 20 representatives from...
Kivalina
As the storms of fall draw near and the village of Kivalina clings to its narrow barrier island the impasse over moving to higher ground has given way. Funding to build a road to the new town site away from the eroding shore is in hand and the...
At the 10th annual meeting of the U.S.-Russia Polar Bear Commission in Egvekinot, Chukotka July 27 to 28 the annual sustainable harvest level of the Alaska-Chukotka polar bear population was raised. The commission acted on information from science...

Obituaries

Guy “Son-Son” Ione, Junior was born on November 22, 1957 to Guy Ione, Senior and Nora Grace Henry in White Mountain, Alaska.  He passed away unexpectedly on June 5, 2018 with family...

Education

NEW SUPERINTENDENT— Bill Schildbach is the new superintendent for Nome Public Schools. He is pictured here in his office at the NPS District Office, located adjacent to the Nome-Beltz Campus.

Last week, Nome Public School’s new superintendent Bill Schildbach settled into his office at the Nome Public Schools administrative headquarters.

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