Sitka High School track and field Coach Jeremy Strong talks about the season, joined by athletes Isa Rumil and Melissa Dumag, both juniors at SHS. The season is in full-swing.
The Morning Interview
Sports: SHS track and field off and running
6 months into his tenure as municipal administrator, Mark Gorman says Sitka is going to become more self-reliant -- through a combination of increasing local revenues and exploiting economic opportunities. Gorman spoke to the Sitka Chamber of Commerce Wednesday afternoon (4-23-13). He discussed the unrealistic expectations Sitkans may have about the community’s relatively low tax rates, as more and more of the burden of paying for services shifts to local taxpayers. But Gorman also pointed out opportunities for efficiency and growth. more