Students in the Sitka Native Education Program (SNEP) play "Simon Says" on the new lawn at Totem Square Thursday afternoon (9-22-11), imitating ravens, among other creatures. Teacher Jamie Bradley, however, gave all her instructions in Tlingit. The kids in this class range in age from third- through fifth-grade.
It’s costing 10 percent more to take the ferry to and from the Lower-48. The higher fare is part of another round of tariff increases aimed at boosting income and equalizing rates across all routes. more