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KTUU and GCI continue negotiations, will keep Channel 2 on the air through December 6. Sitka television pioneer on sidelines of broadcast dispute. Silver Bay Seafoods fined $16,000 for tendering undersized crab. With five boats lost, Coast Guard urges Sitka owners to improve care for moored vessels. Petersburg mayor pleased to be back in legislative district with Sitka.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
There’s a new bird in town, and she’s a little shy. After a long career in education, she doesn’t have a lot of patience for the classroom. But for the right student, she still has plenty to teach. These days, she’s settling into a comfortable retirement, just off Sawmill Creek Road-- at the Alaska Raptor Center. more
Linda Behnken, the Executive Director of the Alaska Longline Fisherman's Association was joined by Tori O'Connell, the Research Director of the Sitka Sound Science Center, to provide an update on SEASWAP (The Southeast Alaska Sperm Whale Avoidance Project). As O'Connell explains, the project just secured $311,000 in funding to continue research on a sperm whale avoidance network this fall. The avoidance network will tag whales in the Chatham Strait black cod fishery and give fisherman devices to communicate where the whales are located. Downloadable audio. more