Two teams from Juneau captured regional basketball titles Friday (3-8-13) during the 4A basketball tournament at Sitka’s Mt. Edgecumbe High School. Juneau-Douglas took the girls crown; Thunder Mountain won the boys. Good fun and great basketball!
Slideshow: 4A belongs to Juneau
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