IN UNALAKLEET—Nic Petit checks in at Unalakleet
After what appeared to be a snow-filled race start allowing a steady pace through the Alaska Range mushers met with areas of sparse snow and unforgiving tussocks going into the Iditarod checkpoint, about halfway into the race.
DOUBLE VICTORY— Erik Johnson won both the open class and took fastest overall as well, in Sunday’s Nome-Golovin snowmachine race.
The 2019 Nome-Golovin 200 snow machine race managed to wedge itself in between winter storms and out going ice for a successful and satisfying running. Forty-seven riders started and 31 finished.
TAXI – Anthropologists got a ride with Charlie Lean to go tom codding.
By James Mason “It’s a pleasure to have you here in Nome on what might be the worst day of the year!”
IN UNALAKLEET—Nic Petit checks in at Unalakleet
DOUBLE VICTORY— Erik Johnson won both the open class and took fastest overall as well, in Sunday’s Nome-Golovin snowmachine race.
TAXI – Anthropologists got a ride with Charlie Lean to go tom codding.
Iditarod champion Pete Kaiser claims the throne with his lead dogs Morrow and Lucy.
Wind-driven snow blowing through Front Street and the late hour did not keep throngs of Iditarod fans from coming to the finish line as Bethel’s Pete Kaiser, 31, became the 2019 Iditarod champion at 3:39 a.m. Wednesday. To the drumming and singing...
IN UNALAKLEET—Nic Petit checks in at Unalakleet
After what appeared to be a snow-filled race start allowing a steady pace through the Alaska Range mushers met with areas of sparse snow and unforgiving tussocks going into the Iditarod checkpoint, about halfway into the race. For those who...
DOUBLE VICTORY— Erik Johnson won both the open class and took fastest overall as well, in Sunday’s Nome-Golovin snowmachine race.
The 2019 Nome-Golovin 200 snow machine race managed to wedge itself in between winter storms and out going ice for a successful and satisfying running. Forty-seven riders started and 31 finished. Erik Johnson of Nome was the fastest of the day on...

Obituaries

Kevin Nolan
With sorrow and shock we announce the death of Kevin Rogers Nolan. Born 64 years ago in Sheridan, Wyoming, his was a breech birth and it is possible that entering the world backward informed his...

Education

THREE SPELLERS – The top three in the Nome PTA’s Spelling Bee are, from left, Gregory Kalerak, Peyton Lewis, and Melody Giang.

Most adults never would have heard the word “nabob” if Vice President Spiro T. Agnew hadn’t called the press “Nattering nabobs of negativitism” back in 1970.

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