Eden MacAdam-Somer and Larry Unger of “Notorious” performed live at KCAW in Sitka on Ted’s Good Day Radio Show on May 17, 2012. Here’s a video of them playing “Sumari’s Waltz,” which was written by Eden and won Honorable Mention in an international songwriting contest. They will perform Friday night, May 18, 7 pm, at the Sheet’ka Kwaan Naa Kahidi community house.
6 months into his tenure as municipal administrator, Mark Gorman says Sitka is going to become more self-reliant -- through a combination of increasing local revenues and exploiting economic opportunities. Gorman spoke to the Sitka Chamber of Commerce Wednesday afternoon (4-23-13). He discussed the unrealistic expectations Sitkans may have about the community’s relatively low tax rates, as more and more of the burden of paying for services shifts to local taxpayers. But Gorman also pointed out opportunities for efficiency and growth. more