The 370-foot Russian tanker Renda will have to go through more than 300 miles of sea ice to get to Nome, Alaska — a city of about 3,500 people on the western Alaska coastline that did not get its last pre-winter fuel delivery because of a massive storm - AP & msnbc.com

[Image: The Coast Guard Cutter Healy escorts Renda 250 miles south of Nome on Friday, making their way through ice up to 5-feet thick (AP)]

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