Have a news tip? Click here to submit your tip.
A humpback whale breeches on a sunny December afternoon in Sitka Sound. (Dan Evans photo)
Before you start griping again about the cold December rains in Sitka, think back to last Tuesday (12-11-12). Cloudless skies, glorious sunshine, and lots of whales. Photographer Dan Evans
and this humpback whale were both having a good day. One difference: the whale is going to spend the rest of the winter in Hawaii!
A nurse at Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital in Sitka spent nearly a month last spring providing medical care in one of Nepal’s most remote valleys -- and she’s already planning another trip. more
Karen Lucas, President and Founder of the Port Alexander Historical Society, talks about the history of the island community, the museum, and new artifacts from Port Alexander's 1930s heyday. Downloadable audio. more