Tue Aug 27, 2013
Have a news tip? Click here to submit your tip.
Listen to iFriendly audio.
Following executive session, assembly adds interim administrator Jay Sweeney to finalist’s list. Write-in candidate files for assembly seat; now a three-way race. USFS executive management team — but not the chief — drops in on Sitka. Coast Guard medevacks fishing boat crew member with abdominal pains.
Planning for the holiday started months ago, but a holiday centered around colonialism has some people rethinking one of Sitka’s longest standing traditions.
Downloadable audio. more
A pair of Southeast legislators is asking the governor to include Southeast fishermen in Alaska’s request for federal disaster relief under the Magnuson-Stevens Act. more