Perry Edwards and Michelle Putz and the “Snow Leopard”
The Geo's new electric motor (blue, at left) is about the size of a watermelon.
Recycle Sitka director Norm Campbell with a donated Nissan pickup. The new electric motor is just as powerful as the gas engine it replaces — and has only one moving part.
Sitka High School auto shop teacher believes that the electric conversions can be done by any competent mechanic.
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Conversion class to put more electric cars on Sitka streets
The financial picture at Sitka Community Hospital is like the tortoise: slow and steady, but determined. The city-owned hospital is still recovering from the discovery of a cash flow problem in 2014, but will begin paying down its $1 million debt to the city this coming fiscal year. more