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Tracy Gagnon, with the Sitka Conservation Society, and Andrianna Natsoulas, with the Alaska Sustainable Fisheries Trust, discuss the lineup for the 2013 Food Film Festival, which opens Friday, February 22 in Sitka. All films will be free. For complete schedule information visit the Sitka Conservation Society online.
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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