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Search continues for fishing boat crewman lost in Icy Strait. ‘Master Bander’ tracks Alaska’s long-range hummingbirds. Third season of ferry service brings change to Gustavus. Sealaska Lands legislation passes Senate committee, could move to floor.
Wed Jun 19, 2013
After a month of discussion, the Sitka Assembly settled on a modest electric rate increase. Residential rates will go up by about 6% in the coming year, to pay for the Blue Lake dam. And when it comes to figuring out how a town of 9,000 pays off a $150-million hydroelectric project, city staff are getting creative. more
The family of a Sitka woman missing for nearly three years is asking the state to issue a death certificate. 33-year old Lael Grant was last seen in a local grocery store in the early morning of October 15, 2012. more