Mon. Jan 27, 2014
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Years of detailed research have shaped Baranof island’s goat hunting guidelines. We now have clues to what the island looked like before there were hunters: mystery ice-age goats.
The Sitka School Board selected three finalists for a new superintendent. Board president Lon Garrison said that prior experience in Alaska was “pretty important” in making the final cut.
Keet Gooshi Heen fourth-grader Hunter Lambdin is headed to auditions for NBC’s America’s Got Talent.
Doug Osborne, Director of Health Promotion at Sitka Community Hospital, describes his plans for Marijuana Town Hall II (6:30 - 8 PM Mon Mar 30, Harrigan Centennial Hall). Osborne hopes the meeting/discussion helps clear up misinformation about the use of marijuana, and serves as a vehicle for "reasonable conversation" about the newly-legalized drug.
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Sitka was one of 170 communities that took to the streets today for the Choose Respect March, a statewide effort to end domestic violence and sexual assault. In a 2012 victimization survey conducted in Sitka, 47% of adult women reported experiencing intimate partner violence, sexual violence, or both. more