Jessica Edwards, executive director of the Southeast Alaska State Fair, will be visiting Sitka Tuesday, June 3, from 1-3 PM at the Backdoor Cafe, and at Harrigan Centennial Hall from 5-6 PM, to encourage exhibitors to participate in this year’s fair. For more information visit the Southeast Alaska State Fair online.
The Morning Interview
Exhibitors wanted for Southeast State Fair
Sitka library director Robb Farmer leads a double-life: By day a librarian, by night a trained Santa Claus. Farmer discusses his decision to attend Santa School, and his life over the last year assisting the real Santa Claus with his public appearances. Farmer is a 2005 graduate of the Charles W. Howard Santa School. Downloadable audio. more
Sitka JazzFest! director Mike Kernin says this year's festival will feature Grammy-winning violinist Mads Toling, among its headliners. Also trumpeter Kenny Washington, vocalist Kenny Washington, and the Dewayne Pate trio. For a complete rundown of artists and performances, visit Sitka JazzFest! Downloadable audio. more