Homelessness in Sitka, Pt. 1: A profile

SITKA, ALASKA A coalition of community leaders held a summit in Sitka recently to decide how they can address the issue of homelessness. Service providers reviewed what they offer, the police and fire chiefs addressed public safety issues, and nearly everyone made some mention of how homelessness is isn’t always visible in Sitka, and therefore not on the minds of many who live here. In the first of a three-part series, Raven News profiles one man for whom finding a safe place sleep is a daily struggle.
© Copyright 1970, Raven Radio Foundation Inc.


Please read our comment guidelines.

Recent News

Sitka police identify burglar

Sitka police say they have identified the suspect in the Harry Race Pharmacy burglary, which occurred earlier this month. more

Mt. Edgecumbe students celebrate turkey day together

Many Mt. Edgecumbe High School students were far from home on Thanksgiving but each year the boarding school hosts a dinner for its students. more