Ryan Kauffman and Amanda Roberts discuss Sitka’s role in World No Tobacco Day. The event takes place around the globe and is sponsored by the World Health Organization. Learn more, here.
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Sitka marks ‘World No Tobacco Day’
Sitka’s electric rates are going up, but not as much as they might have. The Sitka Assembly on Monday chose the smaller of two potential rate hikes, by a vote of 4 to 3. A household using about 1000 kilowatt-hours of electricity each month will see their electric bill go up by about $8 a month. more
Sitka fifth-graders turned out to watch a trio of captive brown bears destroy a small tent that had been “baited” with fried chicken. The larger lesson: Let's avoid having captive brown bears in the future. more