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Search underway for missing 19-year-old in Sitka’s Indian River Valley. Sitka urges governor, legislature to “fully consider” benefits of expanding Medicaid. Sea otter hunting on upswing in SE Alaska. Saturday’s power outage in Sitka due to underground cable failure.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Utility director Chris Brewton and Blue Lake expansion project manager Dean Orbison discuss the status of Sitka's current generation outage, as a penstock is installed at the new Blue Lake powerhouse. While Blue Lake hydro is down, the city is running on Green Lake hydro, plus a new Solar Titan diesel turbine -- one of the first permanent installations of this unit in Alaska. more