The Morning Interview

Grump organizes cranky flashmob, Moller dog-walk

Bobba Ramaramaramaramaramarama contemplates the burning "pyre of cash" he hopes to build today in the parking lot of Sitka's Performing Arts Center. (Flickr photo/h.koppdelaney)

Bobba Ramaramaramaramaramarama contemplates the burning “pyre of cash” he hopes to build today in the parking lot of Sitka’s Performing Arts Center. (Flickr photo/h.koppdelaney)


Self-anointed “Guru of Grumpiness” Bobba Ramaramaramramaram discusses his plans for a flashmob at Totem Square (taking multiple parking spaces encouraged!), a slow sidewalk parade, and other events today culminating in a dog-walk on the new turf at Moller Field.

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Women crush record in soggy ’14 Alpine Adventure Run

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On a day that seemed almost guaranteed to produce no record times, two Sitka women on Saturday (7-19-14) crushed the course record in the 21st Alpine Adventure Run. Tasha Folsom took first place in the women’s event, with a time of 1:18:10 -- a full two minutes faster than the record set last year by New York runner Emily deLaBruyere. Second-place woman Emily Routon also beat last year's record time. more

Sitka father, son finish 3,000 mile trans-America run

David Wilcox (l.), Brett Wilcox, Olivia Wilcox, and Kris Wilcox were met by large crowds in Ocean City, NJ, as they wrapped up their 6-month, 3,000 mile run. (RunningTheCountry.com photo)
A father-son team from Sitka has completed a six-month run across the United States. Brett and David Wilcox ran into Ocean City, New Jersey, on Saturday (7-19-14), after covering 3,000 miles on foot. The project was intended to raise awareness about the hazards of genetically-modified foods. more