Selina Alexander is the artist in residence at the Sheldon Jackson Museum. She’ll be demonstrating her traditional artwork, but she also says it’s important to let art grow and adapt to the times. She and Sheldon Jackson Museum Curator Jackie Fernandez talk about the artists in residence program.
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Alexander: Traditional art has place in the future
A Sitka-based seafood processor has cleared the first hurdle toward a major expansion -- in its hometown. The board of Sitka’s Gary Paxton Industrial Park on Wednesday (12-17-14) approved the sale of a significant portion of park waterfront to Silver Bay Seafoods. Plans for a joint venture in a marine services center remain on hold for the time being. more
Sitka library director Robb Farmer leads a double-life: By day a librarian, by night a trained Santa Claus. Farmer discusses his decision to attend Santa School, and his life over the last year assisting the real Santa Claus with his public appearances. Farmer is a 2005 graduate of the Charles W. Howard Santa School. Downloadable audio. more