Work continues on sunken seiner north of Sitka. Ferry schedule changes coming to Angoon, Pelican, Skagway, Haines. College course offers lessons from a kayak. Juneau mining co. reports strong Q2 sales. Murkowski holding federal health care forum. Kenai ranch owner named 2012 farm family of the year. Missing boater found north of Knudson Cove.
Thu Aug 9, 2012
The Sitka Sentinel celebrated its 75th anniversary last year without much fanfare. As many newspapers in big cities have folded or turned into online only operations, the Sentinel has continued publishing five issues a week. The paper is owned and edited by Thad and Sandy Poulson, journalist who arrived in 1969 and are determined to keep the press running. more
An injured Sitka woman was safely transported to medical care on Monday, after responders located her using a cell phone signal. more