Raven Radio’s Solstice Cruise will be Friday, June 21 from 7 to 9:30pm. Enjoy an evening cruising through Sitka Sound aboard an Allen Marine catamaran while grooving with SlackTide. There will tasty appetizers provided by The Pub and a cash bar. Tickets are $50 per person and available at Old Harbor Books. This event is open to all ages. All proceeds benefit Raven Radio.
Raven Radio Solstice Cruise June 21
The Sitka School District is drawing on the district's savings account to mitigate its budget deficit. The Ketchikan School District is considering moving to a four-day school week. A Sitka seventh-grader has won the state spelling bee. Sitka Wolves edged out Mt. Edgecumbe in the second round of the Region V basketball tournament in Juneau. more
A Sitka seventh-grader has won the state spelling bee. Abigail Fitzgibbon was the Sitka champion last year as a sixth-grader, but was unseated earlier this year in a dazzling spell-off with eighth-grader Kyle Vidad. Fitzgibbon represented Sitka last weekend in Anchorage as a runner up, but nevertheless managed to run away with the state trophy. more