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Celia Lubin and Ryan Apathy perform their interpretation of “The Amazing Spiderman” during a drama, debate and forensics showcase Sunday afternoon at Sweetland Hall. The Sitka High DDF team is off to the state tournament this weekend in Anchorage, and put on the show as a fund-raiser. (Photo by Cassidy Patnoe)
The Sitka High School Drama Debate and Forensics team is heading to the state tournament in Anchorage this weekend.
You can hear the team engage in a public forum debate on the air. It’s live tonight (Monday) from 7 to 8 p.m.
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.
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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