Tom Moran, center, at a special meeting regarding Meghan Topkok's appeal of City Clerk's decision she was ineligible to run for City Council.
The Nome Common Council prematurely ended Thomas Moran’s tenure as city manager in Nome following an executive session at the end of Monday’s regular Common Council meeting.
Meghan Sigvanna Topkok
Meghan Topkok raised her right hand and repeated the oath of office as a newly elected Council member at the Oct. 8 meeting of the Nome Common Council.
In addition to the stories on the home page, these articles are in this week's Nugget: Gabe Stenek attends Arctic Youth Summit in Finland, 100 years ago the flu pandemic ravaged the region,
Tom Moran, center, at a special meeting regarding Meghan Topkok's appeal of City Clerk's decision she was ineligible to run for City Council.
Meghan Sigvanna Topkok
 THE CHAMPIONS— The Lady Nanooks were victorious in last week’s tournament in Utqiagvik.
Tom Moran, center, at a special meeting regarding Meghan Topkok's appeal of City Clerk's decision she was ineligible to run for City Council.
The Nome Common Council prematurely ended Thomas Moran’s tenure as city manager in Nome following an executive session at the end of Monday’s regular Common Council meeting. The Council came out of the session and unanimously voted to place Moran...
Meghan Sigvanna Topkok
Meghan Topkok raised her right hand and repeated the oath of office as a newly elected Council member at the Oct. 8 meeting of the Nome Common Council. Topkok’s seating occurred after she successfully appealed a ruling by the city clerk declaring...
 THE CHAMPIONS— The Lady Nanooks were victorious in last week’s tournament in Utqiagvik.
By James Mason The Nome-Beltz volleyball team traveled to Utqiagvik over the weekend for a four-way tournament against Barrow, Eielson, and 4A Lathrop. After a marathon day, which included three games, the Nanooks lined up at 9:00 p.m. to take on...
In this week's Seawall, the Nome Police Department send wrong information that resulted in the printing of person's name that ought not have been printed in association with the alleged crime. The person was not Jennifer Ford as stated, but Jennifer...
In addition to the stories on the home page, these articles are in this week's Nugget: Gabe Stenek attends Arctic Youth Summit in Finland, 100 years ago the flu pandemic ravaged the region, Elim man arrested after standoff with troopers, BSSD...

Obituaries

Betty Segock
Betty Segock was born August 17, 1934 in Golovin, Alaska to Josephine Kalerak and Albert Johnson. God called her home on August 28, 2018 from Quyanna Care in Nome. She grew up in Solomon and...

Education

THIS IMPACTS CLASSIFIED STAFF, TOO— Jim Shreve, System Administrator for NPS and Union President for Education Support Professionals, addresses the board during the Tuesday, August 14 school board meeting. Shreve reminded everyone to think about classified staff at the school district, too. For most non-contract employees, salaries are a fraction of a teacher’s salary, meaning they will feel the healthcare cost increase even more.

For many, the first week of school means butterflies in the stomach, sharp new pencils, high expectations and uncontainable excitement.

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