Pacific High’s Raven Natkong takes serious aim with fellow students Friday afternoon (11-16-12) in Archery class, at the Sitka Sportsmen’s Association archery range. Pacific High instructor Hillary Seeland is certified by the National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP); she introduced the class as part of Pacific High’s P.E. program focusing on healthy, high-risk activities.
Pretty (dangerous) in pink
After 53 years of continuous service, the turbines at Sitka’s Blue Lake Hydro plant are quiet. Walt Dangel, one of the original powerhouse operators at Blue Lake, threw the switches turning off the plant in a small decommissioning ceremony Monday morning (8-18-14). Dangel was assisted by Frank Rogers, Sitka’s senior plant operator. The two old turbines produce a combined 6 megawatts of power. They’re being replaced by three new turbines that will produce 16 megawatts. more
Sitka Fellow Rachel Baxter discusses her work as a multimedia artist and printmaker. Baxter will host a free experimental drawing workshop on Wednesday, August 20th, at 7:30p.m. The workshop will focus on fumage, the act of drawing with smoke. more