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Graduation 2020 Call-In Show

This call-in show, to honor all those graduating from high school Western Alaska, was held in conjunction with the Nome-Beltz high school graduation procession on Wednesday, May 20th.

A big thank you goes to everyone who called in, as well as Nome-Beltz High School, Bering Strait School District and KICY. Thank you for partnering with KNOM to celebrate the region’s graduates.

From the 2020 Nome-Beltz High School graduation parade. Seniors were driven around town to celebrate on Wednesday, May 20.

Photo at top: Nome graduates Lisa Okbaok (graduating from Nome-Beltz High School) and Maggie Miller (graduating from Mount Edgecumbe High School). Photo by JoJo Phillips.

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