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Tue Sep 11, 2012


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Faced with a higher tab than expected, the Sitka assembly to decide tonight how to proceed with Blue Lake Hydro project. Ordinance revising voters’ authority over municipal land sales to be heard on first reading. Candidate profile: Michelle Putz on green advocacy and strategic thinking. Norvirus strikes two ships on late-season cruises.

Recent News

Assembly approves Centennial Hall design

An architect's rendering of the renovated Harrigan Centennial Hall (Courtesy of McCool Carlson Green)
The assembly voted 7-0 to approve the architects’ full plan, which includes a new space for the Sitka Historical Museum, larger meeting rooms, and an ambitious overhaul of the building’s exterior, including new landscaping on the hall’s south side. more

Sitka Tribal Council welcomes new GM

Sitka tribal council welcomes new STA General Manager Lawrence Spottedbird. (KCAW photo/by Emily Forman)
The Sitka Tribe of Alaska welcomed a new general manager last week. Lawrence Spottedbird replaced Ted Wright after a lengthy search. Council members and the public formally welcomed Spottedbird at the Tribe’s monthly meeting last Wednesday (4-16-14). more