Opinion

We have listened to simple nattering for this and that for the past several months. Oh, how refreshing it is not to have to hear the politicians chew at each other and Trump go on his liar’s quest....
We invented the Trump. We made it possible by having outrageous expectations and ridiculous rages fueled by ignorance. However the main game is that we are back to our regular bland, boring...
A Director of the Bureau of Indian Affairs in Nome once told me, “Never apologize.” Good advise, especially for a Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court. Last week Justice Ruth Bader...
When President Franklin D. Roosevelt proclaimed, “ The only thing we have to fear is fear itself,” he was dealing with a nation exhausted by incredible fighting and loss of life. So what is the...
We often forget that Nature trumps all. There is no getting around it, we can’t play the fool. What we must always remember is the power of the wild outdoors. We should not treat the outdoors on a...
It is no secret that one of Nome’s biggest sources of revenue is the birding business. Yet, we hardly even know it is here. Birders are like guests who are “no trouble.” They are early to bed, and...
While Nomeites get a chance to have fun and games under the Midnight Sun, it seems the rest of the world has to duck and take shelter in the helter skelter of daily living. The peace and tranquility...
Those who control knowledge, control power. Those who seek power like to keep their constituents in the dark.  When folks are uninformed they lose interest in local government and don’t seem to care...
Nomeites love our dogs, cats, birds and horses. We have a need to take care of the health of our beloved creatures. When they get sick they have a need for medical attention, however we have no way...
Green slime running down Steadman Ave.
The first signs of spring are when the swallows return to San Juan Capistrano. It’s springtime when the buzzards return to Hinkley, Ohio and in Nome it’s when the Green Slime runs down Steadman...

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