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Pir Shabda Kahn and Sitkan Auriella Hughes discuss “Dances of Universal Peace,” which will be held 7 – 9 PM Thu Apr 4 at Sweetland Hall on the Sitka Fine Arts Campus. Learn more about Dances of Universal Peace online.
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Sitka’s electric rates are going up, but not as much as they might have. The Sitka Assembly on Monday chose the smaller of two potential rate hikes, by a vote of 4 to 3. A household using about 1000 kilowatt-hours of electricity each month will see their electric bill go up by about $8 a month. more
Sitka fifth-graders turned out to watch a trio of captive brown bears destroy a small tent that had been “baited” with fried chicken. The larger lesson: Let's avoid having captive brown bears in the future. more