Men and women from the Alaska Law Enforcement Training Academy prepare to graduate at the Sheet’ka Kwaan Naa Kahidi in Sitka on Friday. The graduates will serve in a variety of assignments ranging from the Alaska State Troopers to municipal police and fire departments across the state. (Photo by Ed Ronco/KCAW)
Sitka police are investigating a spate of home burglaries since Monday. Police received reports of four home burglaries between midnight and 3AM today (11-20-14), all within walking distance of downtown. more
STRONG WIND THROUGH THIS MORNING
WINDY. RAIN. TEMPERATURES STEADY NEAR 48. SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH DECREASING TO 10 MPH IN THE EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.