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Mt. Edgecumbe athletic director Andrew Friske discusses the annual Mt. Edgecumbe Invitational Basketball Tournament, which opens tonight (1-16-13) at the BJ McGillis Field House (tickets/tourney passes on sale at MEHS office, or at the gate). Sitka High Lady Wolves Megan Reid (Jr.) and Sidney Riggs (Soph.) talk about their tough loss in the state finals last year, and their hopes for the coming season.
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Mt. Edgecumbe Invitational opens, SHS Lady Wolves on rebound
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