Nome Newswire (Page 12)

Nome Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Coast Guard to send its last big icebreaker to Antarctica amid hopes of updating fleetRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | The Japan Times

    ... cargo ships already have been taking Arctic routes as the planet warms. Last summer, a luxury cruise liner sailed to Nome, Alaska, then farther north to become the largest ship to ever traverse the Northwest Passage. Melting ice also will attract ...

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  2. Alaska Hall of Fame inducts 4 new faces, 1 eventRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... Games competitions such as WEIO, the Native Youth Olympics and the Arctic Winter Games. Johnston learned the games in Nome and continued on to become an ambassador of the sport. The three-day Fur Rondy sprint race dates back to 1946 and features ...

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  3. On a 100,000-mile mission, family of 7 sailed Northwest Passage in an unheated boatRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... one else has had. Literally no one else. For example, in August they sailed a sloop through the Northwest Passage from Nome to Nova Scotia with a 7-month-old baby and four other children on board, becoming the first to complete the passage by way of ...

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  4. White House Announces Actions to Protect Natural and Cultural Resources in Alaskan Arctic OceanRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2016 | San Diego NewsCape

    ... tribal engagement. Earlier this week, the Department of Commerce deployed an Economic Development Assessment Team to Nome, Alaska to help the region diversify, grow its economy, and address challenges related to climate change and community ...

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  5. Exito sinking victim search called offRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | APRN

    ... ska and the Aleutian Islands for KUCB . Originally from Chicago, she first came to Alaska to work at KNOM, reporting on Nome and the Bering Strait Region. ([email protected] / 907.581.6700)

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  6. White House Action on Alaskan Arctic Resilience Elevates the Voice of Alaska Native TribesRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Native peoples who rely upon it. U.S. Department of Commerce's deployment of an Economic Development Assessment Team to Nome, Alaska to help the region diversify, grow its economy, and address challenges related to climate change and community ...

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  7. Fact Sheet: White House Announces Actions to Protect Natural and...Read the original story

    Dec 9, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... tribal engagement. Earlier this week, the Department of Commerce deployed an Economic Development Assessment Team to Nome, Alaska to help the region diversify, grow its economy, and address challenges related to climate change and community ...

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  8. Obama administration offers parting protections for Alaska waters and tribesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... the Norton Basin planning area and parts of the St. Matthew-Hall planning area. The areas are in the waters offshore of Nome and surrounding St. Lawrence Island. These areas were not included in the most recent five-year leasing plans issued by the ...

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  9. Mining News: News Nuggets: Graphite Creek milestone nearsRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | Petroleum News

    Graphite One Resources Inc. Dec. 7 reported that it is nearing the completion of a preliminary economic assessment for its Graphite Creek project near Nome, Alaska. Raising more than C$2.8 million, the company has achieved a number of major milestones in 2016.

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  10. Community of Stebbins experiencing a water crisisaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | KSKA

    ... is currently experiencing a "water crisis". It is unclear how long this will go on. (Photo by Emily Russell, KNOM - Nome) City Administrator Nora Tom said an alternative to using the frozen water line, is to use trucks with 2,000 gallon tanks to ...

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  11. Alaska National Guard rescues two men stranded near NomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Two men were rescued Saturday, Dec. 3, near Nome after being reported overdue from ATV travel out of the community of White Mountain. The Alaska Rescue Coordination Center received a report of the missing men, who had planned to travel by single all-terrain vehicle from White Mountain to Nome.

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  12. "Sled Dogs" Reveals the Cold TruthRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2016 | Encyclopaedia Britannica

    ... by the 1925 serum run to quell a diphtheria outbreak, the modern event is purely recreational. The serum, brought into Nome, Alaska by a team of dogs led by the famous Balto, saved countless lives. But Balto didn't make the nearly 700 mile journey ...

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  13. 77 mushers signed up for 2017 Iditarod raceRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Mushers and dog teams at the Nikolai checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on March 5, 2014. Entries have closed for the 2017 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, and 77 mushers have put down their money to race 1,000 miles to Nome.

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  14. Looking Back with the Cheney Historical MuseumRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2016 | Cheney Free Press

    Dec. 2 is the 163rd birth anniversary of Thomas W. Odell who served as Cheney's mayor from 1894 to 1898. In 1900, he and Webster Webb joined the hopeful panning for gold up near Nome, Alaska.

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  15. Feathered Fathers and Mothers Have Diverse Parenting Arrangements, According to Research in NatureRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2016 | Newswise

    ... normally used to track migratory movements. Sandercock and Kwon contributed data for Arctic shorebirds that nested at Nome, Alaska, from 2011-2015 to the international project. In the Arctic, where there is constant daylight, the tag on the bird's ...

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  16. Feathered fathers and mothers have diverse parenting arrangementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | EurekAlert!

    ... normally used to track migratory movements. Sandercock and Kwon contributed data for Arctic shorebirds that nested at Nome, Alaska, from 2011-2015 to the international project. In the Arctic, where there is constant daylight, the tag on the bird's ...

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  17. North Slope caribou hunters face new restrictionsRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2016 | KSKA

    ... and give their testimonial. Changes could go into effect as early as April 2017. Tyler Stup is a reporter at KNOM in Nome. Born and raised in Colorado, Tyler graduated from Colorado State University class of 2016. Majoring in economics, he sought a ...

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  18. Former Attorney General Richards joins Bering Straits Native Corp.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | KSKA

    ... meeting everyone and seeing what a good rapport and good team environment they have, and the ability to help out the Nome region," Richards said. Richards had two contracts with the state after he abruptly resigned as attorney general in June . The ...

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  19. 'Bering Sea Gold' suicide: Who dies in 2013 season of Alaska TV show?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2013 | Anchorage Daily News

    Filming a reality television show in Alaska means dealing with remote locations and difficult logistics, rough weather and even rougher personalities, and competing with a laundry list of other Alaska reality TV shows. The Discovery Channel's "Bering Sea Gold" -- about modern-day gold rushers sucking the precious metal off the seafloor near Nome -- is no exception.

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  20. Rural lawmakers wield power without recent precedentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | APRN

    ... the first speaker of the Alaska House of Representatives from off the road system or outside of Southeast Alaska since Nome's Howard Lyng in the Territorial Legislature of 1941. Other rural lawmakers will hold more important leadership posts in the ...

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