Newscasts

Tue Oct 1, 2013


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Following layoffs, SEARHC hands over medevac service to Guardian Flight. It’s election day in Sitka and many other municipalities, polls are open 7AM – 8PM. Sitkans to fill assembly and school board seats, and decide one ballot proposition. Interview: Writer Marjorie Sa’adah explores connections between Sitka and the world of horse racing. Audio postcard: 19th Annual Running of the Boots.

Recent News

Assembly approves Centennial Hall design

An architect's rendering of the renovated Harrigan Centennial Hall (Courtesy of McCool Carlson Green)
The assembly voted 7-0 to approve the architects’ full plan, which includes a new space for the Sitka Historical Museum, larger meeting rooms, and an ambitious overhaul of the building’s exterior, including new landscaping on the hall’s south side. more

Sitka Tribal Council welcomes new GM

Sitka tribal council welcomes new STA General Manager Lawrence Spottedbird. (KCAW photo/by Emily Forman)
The Sitka Tribe of Alaska welcomed a new general manager last week. Lawrence Spottedbird replaced Ted Wright after a lengthy search. Council members and the public formally welcomed Spottedbird at the Tribe’s monthly meeting last Wednesday (4-16-14). more