The Morning Interview

Nominations due for Sitka Health Summit

Click for iFriendly audio.

Doug Osborne tells Holly Keen that the sixth annual Health Summit is coming up. It’s the event that gave birth to the ideas behind Sitka’s bike-friendly status, the farmer’s market, the fish-to-schools program and the Choose Respect mural that’s hanging on Blatchley Middle School.

Recent News

‘Children of Eden’ thrives off-Broadway

WT McRae, musical director for The Children of Eden, says pace required to stage a full show in two weeks has everyone "at the edge of madness." Eden was developed by one of the biggest names in show business, Stephen Schwartz, but was never performed on Broadway. Instead, it's become one of the most sought-after pieces for companies off-Broadway. more

Assembly considers vehicle tax to fund roads

Sitka’s car owners may soon see a fee increase. The assembly voted 5 to 1 Tuesday night to raise vehicle registration fees. Money raised through the tax would go towards the city’s roads. more