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Roger Schmidt, executive director of the Sitka Fine Arts Camp, discusses the 9th Annual Holiday Brass Concert, 7PM Monday (12-17-12) at the Sitka Performing Arts Center. Top brass musicians from San Francisco, Portland, and Seattle will join Schmidt for the concert. Tickets sold in advance at Old Harbor Books or at the Fine Arts Camp office.
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Holiday Brass celebrates 9th season in Sitka
Doug Osborne, Director of Health Promotion at Sitka Community Hospital, describes his plans for Marijuana Town Hall II (6:30 - 8 PM Mon Mar 30, Harrigan Centennial Hall). Osborne hopes the meeting/discussion helps clear up misinformation about the use of marijuana, and serves as a vehicle for "reasonable conversation" about the newly-legalized drug. Downloadable audio. more
Sitka was one of 170 communities that took to the streets today for the Choose Respect March, a statewide effort to end domestic violence and sexual assault. In a 2012 victimization survey conducted in Sitka, 47% of adult women reported experiencing intimate partner violence, sexual violence, or both. more