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Assembly to cull list of administrator candidates. Aaron Swanson first to file for October Assembly race. City Hall evacuated after battery acid leaks in closet. Two records set in Sitka’s Alpine Adventure Run. Sitka All-Stars capture Div. II Little League championship. Ketchikan’s Ward Lake trail closed because of problem bear.
Tue Jul 23, 2013
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
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