Want to eat? Compete? Watch a movie? Hear a lecture? Take your pick: the Sitka Seafood Festival includes a parade, dinners, contests, entertainment, highland games and more. Organizer Alicia Olson and chef/food writer Louisa Chu talk about the details. You can read the schedule here.
The Morning Interview
Sitka Seafood Festival has variety of events
A Sitka-based seafood processor has cleared the first hurdle toward a major expansion -- in its hometown. The board of Sitka’s Gary Paxton Industrial Park on Wednesday (12-17-14) approved the sale of a significant portion of park waterfront to Silver Bay Seafoods. Plans for a joint venture in a marine services center remain on hold for the time being. more
Sitka library director Robb Farmer leads a double-life: By day a librarian, by night a trained Santa Claus. Farmer discusses his decision to attend Santa School, and his life over the last year assisting the real Santa Claus with his public appearances. Farmer is a 2005 graduate of the Charles W. Howard Santa School. Downloadable audio. more