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Pete Kaiser Among First Mushers to Enter 2020 K300

Pete Kaiser in an orange parka, moments after his 2017 Kuskokwim 300 victory

Yesterday (Oct. 14th), a handful of mushers signed up for the 2020 Kuskokwim 300 on the opening day of registration. Among them, was four-time K300 winner and 2019 Iditarod champion, Pete Kaiser. According to race staff, the first four mushers to sign up yesterday were Dennis Kananowicz, Wade Marrs, Nicolas Petit, and K300 rookie Dave […]

Nome Rejects ACLU’s Initial Offer to Settle with Clarice Hardy

The ACLU of Alaska is preparing to file a suit against Nome after the City rejected an initial offer of settlement for half a million dollars on behalf of Clarice “Bun” Hardy. That news came in a press release early Monday afternoon. “Presently our understanding is that Nome’s position is that if we want compensation […]

Two Nome School Board Members Re-Elected, Talk Elementary School Improvement

a woman stands smiling looking to the left, as two seated women look on and applaud in a school library.

*UPDATE: Nome esports team has to forfeit their first match this week. According to staff with Nome Public Schools, the team does not have the necessary operating systems in place yet.* The Nome School Board deviated from their standard Tuesday meetings last week, meeting on Monday instead. First up on the agenda was swearing in […]