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KNOM’s board of directors has adopted the following strategic plan to chart the course of the radio mission into 2025.

Envisioned Future:

KNOM is the relevant go-to source for news, inspiration, and information in and from the Bering Strait region and northern Yukon Delta. KNOM is resilient and able to sustainably adapt to changing listener habits with strong community support and partnerships.

Goal 1: Nurturing human resources for a complete and inspired organization.

Core Components: Staffing; Organizational Capacity

Goal 2: Enhancing multi-media for radiating the cultures and spirituality of Western Alaska.

Core Components: Programming; Community Involvement

Goal 3: Strengthening relationships and investments for achieving our mission.

Core Components: Finance; Donor Relations; Media Infrastructure and Equipment

Goal 4: Building long-term leadership and governance

Core Components: Board of Directors; Staff Development; Organizational Capacity

Image at top: Nome under the KNOM star in winter. Drone footage by KNOM volunteer JoJo Phillips (2020).