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Roof Replacement for Nome Beltz Funded in FY25 State Budget

Nome-Beltz Jr/Sr High School

Nome-Beltz Middle High School is set to receive a much-needed roof replacement, thanks to funding from the FY2025 State of Alaska budget finalized on June 28. The Major Maintenance Grant Fund allocated an additional $2,655,062 for the project that was ranked 18th on the state’s priority list.  The roof replacement has been on the wish […]

Polaris Bar Owner Pleads Guilty to Tax Evasion Charges

What remains of the Polaris is being demolished and removed by Q Trucking. Photo Credit: Davis Hovey, KNOM (2017)

Tina H. Yi of Anchorage pleaded guilty on July 3 to evading taxes on income earned from her Nome-based business, SJ Investment LLC. Yi was the sole owner and operator of SJ Investment LLC, which did business as Polaris HBL, a hotel, bar, and liquor store in Nome.  Yi established the business in April 2007 […]