Wed Oct 3, 2012
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Mim McConnell unseats Westover in Sitka mayor’s race. Hunter tops all vote-getters for assembly; Hackett and Putz also win seats. Cass Pook returned to School Board, along with a yet-to-be-named write-in (likely Jennifer Robinson). School board says goodbye to 13-year veteran Tom Conley. Petersburg elections, schools locked down when domestic violence incident spills onto streets. ANB/ANS to revive traditions at Centennial Grand Camp in Sitka.
The Sitka Health Summit held it’s 10th annual Planning Day on Friday (10-21-16). The crowd of 75 gathered at University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) to brainstorm wellness initiatives and through a blind vote, chose two projects with direct ties to food. more
Wildlife troopers shot and killed a brown bear sow and her two cubs in a Sitka neighborhood late this week (10/20/16). While it’s not the first report of an aggressive bear near downtown, the three were the first animals destroyed this year for public safety.
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