The Morning Interview

Health summit to choose goals for ’14 in epic planning day

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SEARHC health educator Doug Osborne discusses the annual Sitka Health Summit Planning Day, Friday September 27, at Sweetland Hall. He says organizers will select two goals to pursue to improve community wellness over the next year.


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