USFS chief: Agency will continue to count on conservation groups. Labor Day mobilizes union efforts to strengthen rights. PFD amount to be announced Sept. 18.
Wed., Sept. 4, 2013
Today (09-02-15) , a state team sat down with Sitkans affected by last month’s landslides. Now that Governor Bill Walker has declared a disaster, new lines of relief funds are available for the next 60 days. Six staff with the Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management and one state geologist will be in Sitka for two days, to walk city officials and citizens through the process of procuring disaster aid. more