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Seniors Joey Inman and Alec Duncan report that the Sitka boys are the team to beat in the 3A Regional Cross-Country meet to be held in Sitka this Saturday (9-28-13). Freshman girls’ runner Zoe Krupa says her seven-member team has shown steady improvement over the season, and is hoping for a strong showing this weekend. With KCAW’s Brian Hanson.
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SHS XCountry the team to beat in Saturday’s regionals
After 53 years of continuous service, the turbines at Sitka’s Blue Lake Hydro plant are quiet. Walt Dangel, one of the original powerhouse operators at Blue Lake, threw the switches turning off the plant in a small decommissioning ceremony Monday morning (8-18-14). Dangel was assisted by Frank Rogers, Sitka’s senior plant operator. The two old turbines produce a combined 6 megawatts of power. They’re being replaced by three new turbines that will produce 16 megawatts. more
Sitka Fellow Rachel Baxter discusses her work as a multimedia artist and printmaker. Baxter will host a free experimental drawing workshop on Wednesday, August 20th, at 7:30p.m. The workshop will focus on fumage, the act of drawing with smoke. more