I want to give a huge shoutout to Joy and Ralph, newspaper carriers extraordinaire, for their persistence, dedication and good ole’ Alaska spirit for making sure we get our paper whenever safely possible, which include times when I didn’t think they could venture out. Even when their vehicle…

Ryan Middle School is sending out a round of applause to all of the community organizations that hosted our seventh grade community field trips. Thank you to Marlo’s Bakery, Simard Automotive, IBEW, Lavelle’s Bistro, The Morris Thompson Center, the downtown fire station, Hunter Elementary’s …

North Pole High School staff was treated to donuts this morning from our students! Students pooled their money and left treats in the staff break room. It was a wonderful surprise on a -20 below morning to have students say, “We just wanted the staff to know we are thankful for them!” Teenag…