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'Ragin' Contagion' exercise tests Nome's ability to respond to epidemics - KTOO

'Ragin' Contagion' exercise tests Nome's ability to respond to epidemics  KTOO

In the event of widespread disease, it could take several days before help arrives in a remote Alaska community like Nome.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 9:26 pm


City of Nome Again Delays Reading on Public Safety Commission - Knom

City of Nome Again Delays Reading on Public Safety Commission  Knom

The City of Nome is no closer to having a public safety commission after the City Council decided again to delay the second reading of the ordinance during ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 6:45 pm


Nome seeking support for port expansion - April 21, 2019 - Petroleum News

Nome seeking support for port expansion - April 21, 2019  Petroleum News

On April 16 officials from Nome talked to the Alaska House Committee on Arctic Policy, Economic Development and Tourism about plans for deepening and ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Nome mayor, ACLU work toward solution for police mishandling of sexual assault cases - KTVA

Nome mayor, ACLU work toward solution for police mishandling of sexual assault cases  KTVA

A group of Alaska Native women say police in Nome have a history of not properly investigating crimes they report. In response, the city council is discussing an ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 5:17 pm


Nome mayor, ACLU work toward solution of police mishandling of sexual assault cases - KTVA

Nome mayor, ACLU work toward solution of police mishandling of sexual assault cases  KTVA

A group of Alaska Native women say police in Nome have a history of not properly investigating crimes they report. In response, the city council is discussing an ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 3:49 pm


Alaska House Resolution Would Support Arctic Deep Draft Port in Nome - Knom

Alaska House Resolution Would Support Arctic Deep Draft Port in Nome  Knom

The Alaska State Legislature is currently reviewing a resolution that would provide extra support to the City of Nome for a deep draft port. The three-pronged ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 12:32 am


Cessna plane crashes near Nome, pilot survives impact, waits out storm - KTUU.com

Cessna plane crashes near Nome, pilot survives impact, waits out storm  KTUU.com

NOME, Alaska (KTUU) - A pilot was found alive after his plane, a small Cessna model, crashed on the Seward Peninsula earlier this week. He was able to ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 9:59 pm


National Park Service pilot hurt, rescued in crash near Nome - KTVA

National Park Service pilot hurt, rescued in crash near Nome  KTVA

The National Park *Service* said the Cessna 185 went down in the Bering Land Bridge National Preserve on the Seward Peninsula, roughly four miles northeast ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 7:25 am


Nome Superintendent Search Is Down to Two Candidates - Knom

Nome Superintendent Search Is Down to Two Candidates  Knom

With two more applicants withdrawing from consideration, the number of finalists for the Nome superintendent position has been cut in half, from four to two.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 12:41 am


Nome NYO Team Preps for State Meet - Knom

Nome NYO Team Preps for State Meet  Knom

Earlier this month, Nome's Native Youth Olympics (NYO) home meet against Dillingham prepared both teams for next week's upcoming state competition.

Published on 16 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Alleged Nome Kidnapping Averted After Driver Became Stuck in Snow - Knom

Alleged Nome Kidnapping Averted After Driver Became Stuck in Snow  Knom

According to Alaska State Troopers (AST), Daniel Ahmasuk of Nome was driving around Glacier Creek Road with an unidentified female passenger on Saturday ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 12:06 am


Nome Man Arrested on Multiple Charges Including Kidnapping - Alaska Native News

Nome Man Arrested on Multiple Charges Including Kidnapping  Alaska Native News

A Nome man was arrested on multiple charges that included Kidnapping after a Saturday night incident near a Glacier Creek Road location after his victim ...

Published on 15 April 2019 | 4:21 am


'Winter Bear,' Coming to Nome, Channels Elder's Mentorship Into Suicide Prevention - Knom

'Winter Bear,' Coming to Nome, Channels Elder's Mentorship Into Suicide Prevention  Knom

The Winter Bear, a suicide prevention play, is coming to Nome next week. Playwright Anne Hanley spoke with KNOM about the theatrical production, which, she ...

Published on 12 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Nome Police Rescue Youth From Drifting Sea Ice - Knom

Nome Police Rescue Youth From Drifting Sea Ice  Knom

This past weekend, the Nome Police Department twice responded to search-and-rescue requests for people stranded on sea ice. According to an NPD dispatch, ...

Published on 10 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Busiest cruise ship season ever for Nome expected this summer - KTOO

Busiest cruise ship season ever for Nome expected this summer  KTOO

The first cruise ship to pass through the Port of Nome will arrive in July. So far, seven ships have booked arrangements to stop in Nome this year.

Published on 9 April 2019 | 9:37 pm


Nome Snowmachiners Finish Atop Standings for Kotzebue Race - Knom

Nome Snowmachiners Finish Atop Standings for Kotzebue Race  Knom

Sharing part of the trail with the Kobuk 440 mushers this weekend were dozens of snowmachine racers competing in the 2019 Archie Ferguson/Willie Goodwin ...

Published on 9 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Busiest Cruise Ship Season for Nome Coming This Summer - Knom

Busiest Cruise Ship Season for Nome Coming This Summer  Knom

Starting in early July, the first of almost ten cruise ships will pass through the Port of Nome. According to Lucas Stotts, Nome's Harbormaster, this is expected to ...

Published on 9 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Nome City Council Seeks Audit Services for 2019 - Knom

Nome City Council Seeks Audit Services for 2019  Knom

Audit services for the City of Nome are the main agenda item for Monday evening's City Council meeting. The Nome Common Council only has one item of new ...

Published on 8 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Protester confronting Dunleavy arrested at Nome airport - The Arctic Sounder

Protester confronting Dunleavy arrested at Nome airport  The Arctic Sounder

A protester who shouted at Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy after he landed at the airport in Nome on Wednesday was arrested by police and led away in handcuffs.

Published on 6 April 2019 | 1:57 am


Tribal consortium CEO's raised hand upends Dunleavy budget event in Nome - The Arctic Sounder

Tribal consortium CEO's raised hand upends Dunleavy budget event in Nome  The Arctic Sounder

A state budget event in Nome sponsored by a conservative group ended with an unexpected dialogue after a local tribal leader criticized Alaska Gov.

Published on 5 April 2019 | 9:36 pm


Too Little Ice, Too Much Snow - Knom

Too Little Ice, Too Much Snow  Knom

Western Alaska temperatures have been trending higher, coastal sea ice cover is far below normal, and storm after storm has brought one of the greatest snow ...

Published on 4 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Bishop Chad Visits Nome - Knom

Bishop Chad Visits Nome  Knom

Bishop Chad Zielinski recently visited Nome, and KNOM studios, as part of a tour of parishes throughout the Diocese of Fairbanks, which includes the far-flung ...

Published on 4 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Nome Schools Cuts Budget Mid-Year; Board Revises Policy at Meeting - Knom

Nome Schools Cuts Budget Mid-Year; Board Revises Policy at Meeting  Knom

The current 2018-2019 school year budget was revised for the third time at Monday night's meeting of the Nome Public School Board. According to ...

Published on 3 April 2019 | 11:40 pm


Charges Dropped Against Woman Who Confronted Dunleavy at Nome Airport - Knom

Charges Dropped Against Woman Who Confronted Dunleavy at Nome Airport  Knom

Brenda Evak, who has lived in Nome for the majority of her life but is originally from Kotzebue, addressed the public yesterday afternoon prior to her scheduled ...

Published on 29 March 2019 | 7:00 am


In Nome Forum, Dunleavy Draws Ire on Budget Cuts; Meeting Changes Format, With Citizens Eager for Discussion - Knom

In Nome Forum, Dunleavy Draws Ire on Budget Cuts; Meeting Changes Format, With Citizens Eager for Discussion  Knom

story by Katie Kazmierski and Emily Hofstaedter. Governor Mike Dunleavy was in Nome Wednesday to discuss his budget presentation with the public at Old St.

Published on 29 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Nome Superintendent Search Narrowed to Four Candidates - Knom

Nome Superintendent Search Narrowed to Four Candidates  Knom

The Nome School Board is in the process of selecting a new Superintendent, and at Monday's Executive Session/Special Meeting, they narrowed down the ...

Published on 29 March 2019 | 7:00 am


In Resolution, Nome City Council Pushes Back Against Dunleavy Budget - Knom

In Resolution, Nome City Council Pushes Back Against Dunleavy Budget  Knom

In response to Governor Mike Dunleavy's recent budget proposal, the Nome City Council decided to amend their resolution endorsing the 2019 State legislative ...

Published on 28 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Nome woman arrested after confronting Dunleavy at airport - Alaska Public Media News

Nome woman arrested after confronting Dunleavy at airport  Alaska Public Media News

During Governor Mike Dunleavy's visit to Nome yesterday, which was one of his scheduled “roadshow” stops around the state, he was greeted at the airport by ...

Published on 28 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Nome Resident Arrested at Nome Airport after Expressing Dismay to Governor Dunleavy - Alaska Native News

Nome Resident Arrested at Nome Airport after Expressing Dismay to Governor Dunleavy  Alaska Native News

Facebook in Alaska erupted on Wednesday afternoon following the arrest of Nome resident Brenda Evak on Disorderly Conduct charges after she expressed ...

Published on 27 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Nome Basketball Falls Short on Big Stage; BSSD Schools Secure Wins at States - Knom

Nome Basketball Falls Short on Big Stage; BSSD Schools Secure Wins at States  Knom

Too many turnovers led to the Nome Beltz boys' 60-to-36 loss to Eielson yesterday in the 3A State Basketball Tournament. Coach Pat Callahan says the ...

Published on 22 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Botulism Confirmed as Source of Illnesses and Death in Nome This January - Knom

Botulism Confirmed as Source of Illnesses and Death in Nome This January  Knom

Results released yesterday from a State of Alaska epidemiology test show four individuals were hospitalized from a type-E botulism outbreak in Nome earlier ...

Published on 22 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Iditarod XLVII special awards recipients honored at awards banquet in Nome - The Delta Discovery

Iditarod XLVII special awards recipients honored at awards banquet in Nome  The Delta Discovery

The 2019 special awards given to mushers during and after Iditarod XLVII were presented at the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race awards banquet in Nome on ...

Published on 20 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Nome Cheerleaders and Boys Basketball Head to States - Knom

Nome Cheerleaders and Boys Basketball Head to States  Knom

A successful season under their belts, the Nome-Beltz High School boys basketball team and NBHS cheerleaders head to States this week. The 2019 ASAA ...

Published on 20 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Jessie Royer under the burled arch in Nome - Billings Gazette

Jessie Royer under the burled arch in Nome  Billings Gazette

Click here to view this video from http://billingsgazette.com.

Published on 20 March 2019 | 7:00 am


At Nome Banquet, Fans Cheer Iditarod Finishers — And a Few Who Exited the 2019 Race - Knom

At Nome Banquet, Fans Cheer Iditarod Finishers — And a Few Who Exited the 2019 Race  Knom

39 finishers from Iditarod 2019 were celebrated Sunday night at the awards banquet in Nome. In the spotlight was Bethel musher Pete Kaiser, the first Yup'ik ...

Published on 18 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Iditarod musher Blair Braverman makes it to Nome - KTVA

Iditarod musher Blair Braverman makes it to Nome  KTVA

Blair Braverman, the 30-year-old rookie musher from Wisconsin, checked in to Nome at 10:17 a.m. Sunday, taking 36th place in the 2019 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog ...

Published on 17 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Iditarod Red Lantern Nears Nome - KYUK

Iditarod Red Lantern Nears Nome  KYUK

There seems to be a wait-off between the two teams in the rear of the Iditarod Sled Dog Race. This afternoon, Bethel rookie Victoria Hardwick was eligible.

Published on 17 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Next stop, Nome: Inside the Safety checkpoint - KTVA

Next stop, Nome: Inside the Safety checkpoint  KTVA

For mushers in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, reaching the Safety Roadhouse means one thing, just 22 miles to Nome.

Published on 17 March 2019 | 7:00 am


2018-19 Snowfall in Nome Has Few Precedents, Climatologists Say - Knom

2018-19 Snowfall in Nome Has Few Precedents, Climatologists Say  Knom

This February was a top month for winter snowfall in Nome's recent history. According to a report from a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ...

Published on 16 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Iditarod Day 14: Nine remaining mushers closing in on Nome - KTUU.com

Iditarod Day 14: Nine remaining mushers closing in on Nome  KTUU.com

Two weeks, just over half of this years field have completed the 1000-mile trip to Nome.

Published on 16 March 2019 | 7:00 am


LISTEN: Mackey makes it to Nome for 14th Iditarod finish - KTUU.com

LISTEN: Mackey makes it to Nome for 14th Iditarod finish  KTUU.com

Four-time Iditarod champion Lance Mackey has reached the Burled Arch in Nome after sitting out two consecutive races, and scratching from his most recent ...

Published on 15 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Rookie Klejka To Nome Today - KYUK

Rookie Klejka To Nome Today  KYUK

Jessica Klejka, racing in the 2019 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, will be on her way to Nome from White Mountain at 10:40 a.m. She got to the checkpoint for.

Published on 15 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Trinkets, photos & a beloved volunteer's ashes: Mushers carry more than gear to Nome - KTVA

Trinkets, photos & a beloved volunteer's ashes: Mushers carry more than gear to Nome  KTVA

Musher Matthew Failor carried a sock monkey on his sled for much of the race in honor of Mark Greene. (Daniella Rivera / KTVA). As mushers and their dog ...

Published on 15 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Klejka Into Nome Tonight - KYUK

Klejka Into Nome Tonight  KYUK

There are four teams on the Iditarod trail between White Mountain and Nome today, and Bethel rookie Jessica Klejka is among them. The mushers are each.

Published on 15 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Burled arch and basketball: Nome has plenty of sports history - KTVA

Burled arch and basketball: Nome has plenty of sports history  KTVA

Annual basketball tournament builds friendships and sense of community during Iditarod finish in Nome.

Published on 14 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Richie Beattie earns Rookie of the Year as fastest first-timer to Nome - KTVA

Richie Beattie earns Rookie of the Year as fastest first-timer to Nome  KTVA

Richie Beattie arrived in Nome Thursday night. He was the first rookie to cross beneath the burled arch in the 2019 Iditarod, earning the rookie of the year title.

Published on 14 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Anthropological Association Gathers in Nome - Knom

Anthropological Association Gathers in Nome  Knom

The 46th Annual Meeting of the Alaska Anthropological Association was February 27–March 2, and for the first time ever, it was held in Nome.

Published on 13 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Alaskan musher wins his first Iditarod, crossing finish line in Nome - Reuters

Alaskan musher wins his first Iditarod, crossing finish line in Nome  Reuters

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Reuters) - The 1,000-mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race ended in a predawn close finish on the snow-covered streets of Nome on ...

Published on 13 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Dispatches from the Trail: Trail conditions White Mountain to Nome - KTUU.com

Dispatches from the Trail: Trail conditions White Mountain to Nome  KTUU.com

DeeDee Jonrowe shows us the obstacles mushers will face between Elim, White Mountain and Nome. Little McKinley, an uphill climb known for high winds, and ...

Published on 12 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Helicopter lifts 3 men off ice floe drifting off Nome - KTUU.com

Helicopter lifts 3 men off ice floe drifting off Nome  KTUU.com

Three men were rescued from an ice floe that broke loose from shore ice outside Nome.

Published on 12 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Top Iditarod mushers, 41 minutes apart, near final push to Nome - Reuters

Top Iditarod mushers, 41 minutes apart, near final push to Nome  Reuters

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Reuters) - The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, a topsy-turvy slog this year marked by heavy wet snow, occasional rain, dwindling ice and a ...

Published on 12 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Kaiser, Ulsom race to the finish in Nome - KTVA

Kaiser, Ulsom race to the finish in Nome  KTVA

The commission's new chair, Megan Mackiernan, said she would move forward with that and a press release. Sexual harassment allegations factor in Johnstone ...

Published on 12 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Impact of global warming on Arctic community in Nome, Alaska - Workers World

Impact of global warming on Arctic community in Nome, Alaska  Workers World

Nome, Alaska, had back-to-back blizzards followed by rain, ending a February that saw temperatures in the upper 20s or low 30s. When the rain hit the snow, ...

Published on 11 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Home Country: Anchorage To Nome - Los Alamos Daily Post

Home Country: Anchorage To Nome  Los Alamos Daily Post

This coming Saturday, I'll probably be right here in New Mexico. Well, most of me will. But my heart and my wishes and part of my soul will be many miles from ...

Published on 11 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Snow showers and breezy winds as mushers journey to Nome - KTVA

Snow showers and breezy winds as mushers journey to Nome  KTVA

While no advisories are in place across the remainder of the Iditarod Trail, breezy winds and snow showers are still expected through the day. Temperatures are ...

Published on 10 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Iditarod 2019: Dropped Dogs fly home from Iditarod Trail, instead of Nome - KTUU.com

Iditarod 2019: Dropped Dogs fly home from Iditarod Trail, instead of Nome  KTUU.com

The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race's lead veterinarian for dropped dogs in McGrath says the organization learns more every year when transporting back dogs ...

Published on 8 March 2019 | 9:45 pm


The Daily 5: Racing to the Yukon, record snow in Nome & a new perspective - KTVA

The Daily 5: Racing to the Yukon, record snow in Nome & a new perspective  KTVA

Here are five things to know for Friday on Day 6 of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

Published on 8 March 2019 | 8:00 am


2019 Nome-Golovin Set for Noon Sunday After Weather Delay (updated) - Knom

2019 Nome-Golovin Set for Noon Sunday After Weather Delay (updated)  Knom

update: Saturday morning, March 9: Due to inclement weather, the race has been delayed until Sunday, March 10, starting at 12:00 noon. KNOM will bring you ...

Published on 8 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Troopers End Their Search for Men Missing on Trip to Nome - U.S. News & World Report

Troopers End Their Search for Men Missing on Trip to Nome  U.S. News & World Report

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska State Troopers are ending their participation in a search for two men missing on a snowmobile trip to Nome.

Published on 6 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Iditarod Weather: Record Snow for Nome while Advisories continue near Ophir - KTVA

Iditarod Weather: Record Snow for Nome while Advisories continue near Ophir  KTVA

The first of three storms set to impact the Iditarod Trail this week has made it to the Interior. Clouds are quickly racing east as mushers are racing west.

Published on 6 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Official search for missing snowmachiners near Nome ends - KTVA

Official search for missing snowmachiners near Nome ends  KTVA

Officials with the Alaska Department of Public Safety are ending the search for two missing snowmachiners from Teller who were last seen leaving the Northwest ...

Published on 5 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Snowmachiners now missing between Teller, Nome for a week - KTVA

Snowmachiners now missing between Teller, Nome for a week  KTVA

Search efforts are still in progress for a pair of Teller men last seen a week ago leaving the Northwest Alaska village by snowmachine for Nome. Alaska State ...

Published on 5 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Searchers seek 2 overdue on trip from Teller to Nome - KTUU.com

Searchers seek 2 overdue on trip from Teller to Nome  KTUU.com

Two men traveling from Teller to Nome by snowmobile are overdue and the subject of a search.

Published on 1 March 2019 | 8:00 am


The race to Nome - Alaska Public Radio Network

The race to Nome  Alaska Public Radio Network

One thousand miles is a long journey under the best conditions, but behind a dog team, through the wilderness in extreme weather is a daunting challenge.

Published on 28 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Iditaread program sends students on their way to Nome - KTUU.com

Iditaread program sends students on their way to Nome  KTUU.com

Bringing the Iditarod to the classroom, the universal bond between kids and dogs combines in a fun lesson about Alaska's most famous race.

Published on 26 February 2019 | 8:00 am


9000 miles. Nearly three years. Mainly, by canoe. - Star Tribune

9000 miles. Nearly three years. Mainly, by canoe.  Star Tribune

Back in the late '70s, a Minnesotan named Jerry Pushcar canoed (and hiked) from New Orleans to Nome, Alaska. Now, he's written the book.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Morgan and Olds Lead as Iron Dog Departs Nome - Knom

Morgan and Olds Lead as Iron Dog Departs Nome  Knom

Snowmachines roared as Mike Morgan and Chris Olds took off at exactly 8am Thursday for the Iron Dog halfway restart in Nome. Morgan and Olds are currently ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Eagle River riders among race leaders as Iron Dog reaches midway point in Nome - Alaskastar

Eagle River riders among race leaders as Iron Dog reaches midway point in Nome  Alaskastar

Defending Iron Dog champion Chris Olds prepares to leave the Pro Class start at Deshka Landing in Willow during a snowstorm on Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019.

Published on 20 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Iron Dog Day 4: Rest and Repair in Nome as teams' wrenching skills are put on the clock - KTUU.com

Iron Dog Day 4: Rest and Repair in Nome as teams' wrenching skills are put on the clock  KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) — The 2019 Iron Dog has reached the halfway mark covering 1,089 miles from Deshka Landing to Nome. It still looks to be ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Iron Dog Day 3: First teams make it to Nome - KTUU.com

Iron Dog Day 3: First teams make it to Nome  KTUU.com

The first teams have made it to the turnaround point in Nome in Iron Dog 36.

Published on 19 February 2019 | 8:00 am


With New MRI, Nome Hospital Aims for Specialized Care Closer to Home - Knom

With New MRI, Nome Hospital Aims for Specialized Care Closer to Home  Knom

Patients in the Norton Sound region will soon have the option to stay in Nome for their MRI needs. Yesterday marked the grand opening of Norton Sound Health ...

Published on 31 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Nome's Deep Draft Port Review Process Could See Delays if Government Shutdown Returns - Knom

Nome's Deep Draft Port Review Process Could See Delays if Government Shutdown Returns  Knom

Progress for a deep draft port in Nome remains steady, despite uncertainty over another federal government shutdown while temporary funding is currently in ...

Published on 30 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Nome Is Where The Heart Is: Schoolhouse Rebirth - KVRR

Nome Is Where The Heart Is: Schoolhouse Rebirth  KVRR

2 Friends Turning Small-Town ND Schoolhouse Into Destination.

Published on 21 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Pending Inspection, Second Marijuana Cultivation Facility to Open in Nome - Knom

Pending Inspection, Second Marijuana Cultivation Facility to Open in Nome  Knom

A second marijuana business will soon open in Nome, according to the Alcohol and Marijuana Control Office (AMCO). Nome Grown LLC, owned by Nome ...

Published on 18 January 2019 | 8:00 am


2018 Was Fourth-Warmest Year In Nome History - Knom

2018 Was Fourth-Warmest Year In Nome History  Knom

Looking back at the entire winter of 2018, many in Western Alaska will remember record low sea ice, large amounts of snow in Nome, and damaging winter ...

Published on 17 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Monroe Basketball earns sweep over Nome - webcenter11

Monroe Basketball earns sweep over Nome  webcenter11

The Monroe Catholic Basketball teams hosted the Nome-Beltz Nanooks in a non-conference double-header last night.

Published on 17 January 2019 | 8:00 am


For New Nome Police Chief, 'It's a Must to Communicate' - Knom

For New Nome Police Chief, 'It's a Must to Communicate'  Knom

Chief Robert Estes joined the Nome Police Department amid a time when civilian distrust was high. Concerned citizens crowded City Council meetings with ...

Published on 17 January 2019 | 8:00 am


In Nome Prison, a 'New' Approach to Rehabilitation Embraces the Old Ways - Knom

In Nome Prison, a 'New' Approach to Rehabilitation Embraces the Old Ways  Knom

The Alaska prison system has a problem with recidivism, or prisoner re-entry. About two-thirds of those released from prison in Alaska will become incarcerated ...

Published on 15 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Repurposed Shelter Houses Nome's Homeless Seven Days a Week - Knom

Repurposed Shelter Houses Nome's Homeless Seven Days a Week  Knom

Just before the New Year, a new facility opened in Nome to serve those who have no other place to go. This shelter complements the existing seasonal ...

Published on 14 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Several Close Games at Nome's 2019 Subway Showdown - Knom

Several Close Games at Nome's 2019 Subway Showdown  Knom

Nome-Beltz High School hosted Unalakleet, Grace Christian, and Petersburg over the weekend for the 2019 Nome Subway Showdown. The basketball ...

Published on 8 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Nome, Alaska – Where Gold Seekers Go Today - Voice of America

Nome, Alaska – Where Gold Seekers Go Today  Voice of America

About 100 years ago, the town of Nome, Alaska, was a busy place with a population of more than 20000, most of them gold seekers. Today, fewer than 4000 ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 8:00 am


TelAlaska provides first internet through fiber packages for Nome residents, with limitations - Alaska Public Radio Network

TelAlaska provides first internet through fiber packages for Nome residents, with limitations  Alaska Public Radio Network

Internet capabilities in Nome, like anywhere else in Alaska, have improved drastically over the years. Starting with systems like Nook Net, going through satellite ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 8:00 am


'We're still not safe': Nome reckons with sex assaults - Alaska Public Radio Network

'We're still not safe': Nome reckons with sex assaults  Alaska Public Radio Network

For months, the town of Nome has been in turmoil. In a place that holds tight to discretion, long-simmering frustrations over how the police department handles ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Kotzebue Bush Brawl Recap: Nome Wrestlers, From Elementary to High School, Bring Home Wins - Knom

Kotzebue Bush Brawl Recap: Nome Wrestlers, From Elementary to High School, Bring Home Wins  Knom

Nome-Beltz Middle School and High School wrestlers scored multiple wins last weekend at the Kotzebue Bush Brawl. Overall, 7 middle school wrestlers from ...

Published on 2 November 2018 | 7:00 am


Nome Man Still Missing After Falling Overboard from Fishing Vessel Last Week - Knom

Nome Man Still Missing After Falling Overboard from Fishing Vessel Last Week  Knom

56-year-old Anthony Shelp of Nome is still missing after falling overboard from his fishing vessel late last week. At approximately 9am on Friday, October 26, the ...

Published on 29 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Coast Guard searching for man overboard 7 miles west of Nome - Anchorage Daily News

Coast Guard searching for man overboard 7 miles west of Nome  Anchorage Daily News

The man was last seen sinking below the surface by the crew aboard his fishing vessel Juda Lee.

Published on 26 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Bethel girls grind out win over Nome - The Delta Discovery

Bethel girls grind out win over Nome  The Delta Discovery

by Tommy Wells. The Bethel Regional High School Lady Warriors picked up a huge victory over the Nome-Beltz Lady Nanooks this past weekend, claiming a ...

Published on 24 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Nome HS Wrestlers to Host Meet After Top Finishes in Bethel - Knom

Nome HS Wrestlers to Host Meet After Top Finishes in Bethel  Knom

Over the weekend, Nome-Beltz High School earned top finishes at the Bethel Scramble. JJ Marble, Caleb Evatt, and Starr Erikson all took home first place for ...

Published on 18 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Nome City Council Unanimously Advances Ordinance Requiring ID for Every Alcohol Sale - Knom

Nome City Council Unanimously Advances Ordinance Requiring ID for Every Alcohol Sale  Knom

Nome's newest City Council members joined a contentious meeting on Monday night, working through a full agenda and hearing many citizens' comments, ...

Published on 12 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Nome city manager placed on administrative leave after harassment claim - Alaska Public Radio Network

Nome city manager placed on administrative leave after harassment claim  Alaska Public Radio Network

Nome City Manager Tom Moran resigned from his office last month after the city faced scrutiny for a perceived lack of transparency and potentially mishandled ...

Published on 11 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Nome Citizens Voice Concerns About Plan to Dredge at Safety Sound - Knom

Nome Citizens Voice Concerns About Plan to Dredge at Safety Sound  Knom

Citizens voiced concerns surrounding the Las Vegas-based company IPOP at a public meeting held in Nome on September 20. The company is looking to ...

Published on 5 October 2018 | 7:00 am


A second woman comes forward to say she was raped in Nome without consequence - Anchorage Daily News

A second woman comes forward to say she was raped in Nome without consequence  Anchorage Daily News

She is 21 years old. She says he wasn't the first man to rape her and get away with it.

Published on 4 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Nome city manager to resign - Anchorage Daily News

Nome city manager to resign  Anchorage Daily News

Moran has been public about his desire to move on from his post. His previous contract ended Sept. 15, but he signed a six-month extension.

Published on 19 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Aesthetic Layering: Alaska Historical Society Conference in Nome and Anchorage Museum's Design Week - Anchorage Press

Aesthetic Layering: Alaska Historical Society Conference in Nome and Anchorage Museum's Design Week  Anchorage Press

Last week's amazing art adventures began Tuesday afternoon at Bear Tooth where I watched 'Urbanized', 2011, the kick-off to Anchorage Museum's Design ...

Published on 19 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Moran to Resign as Nome City Manager - Knom

Moran to Resign as Nome City Manager  Knom

Nome City Manager Tom Moran announced his resignation last night after a three-hour-long, closed executive session. “I think that we have made mistakes as ...

Published on 18 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Police Conduct Is Questioned at Contentious Nome City Council Meeting - Knom

Police Conduct Is Questioned at Contentious Nome City Council Meeting  Knom

Concerns and allegations over Nome Police Department and City transparency continued at Monday night's Nome City Council meeting. Councilman Stan ...

Published on 13 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Nome officer who pleaded guilty to assault is rehired by police department - Alaska Public Radio Network

Nome officer who pleaded guilty to assault is rehired by police department  Alaska Public Radio Network

Carl Putman, the former Nome Community *Service* Officer who pleaded guilty in July to charges of assault while on duty, has been rehired by the Nome Police ...

Published on 27 August 2018 | 7:00 am


From 2003: Nome police must work to regain trust after officer charged with murder - Anchorage Daily News

From 2003: Nome police must work to regain trust after officer charged with murder  Anchorage Daily News

28-year-old Matthew Clay Owens was charged with first-degree murder in the slaying of Sonya Ivanoff, 19.

Published on 23 August 2018 | 7:00 am


Nome residents continue wait for Quintillion high-speed internet - Alaska Public Radio Network

Nome residents continue wait for Quintillion high-speed internet  Alaska Public Radio Network

Residents of Nome continue to wait to access high-speed internet through Quintillion's fiber-optic cable, though a handful of business customers are now ...

Published on 1 August 2018 | 7:00 am


Nome "Mega Dredge" could be funded by you - KTUU.com

Nome "Mega Dredge" could be funded by you  KTUU.com

NOME, Alaska (KTUU) - How does buying an ounce of gold at a little more than 25 percent discount sound? Wondering if it's worth it's weight? The owners of ...

Published on 7 July 2018 | 7:00 am








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