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Gayle Young, coordinator for the Sitka Neurodevelopmental Diagnostic Team, says today is Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Awareness Day. A free telesummit is being held online, at 9 AM and 1 PM every day for the next 12 days. To register visit Living With FASD online.
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Telesummit to examine FASD, beginning today
Sitka has released its police department operating manual to the public. The 342-page document was posted on the city’s website after a video of a high school student being tased went viral. more
Last night (11-24-15), the Sitka Assembly finalized the sale of a portion of the Old City Shops property for an affordable housing project. Though the ordinance passed, Assembly members wondered aloud about how to ensure that neighborhood would be built. more