Author Archives: KCAW Programming

Meet the Love Dorks!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What is it about Love that turns us into… well, dorks? No other species seems to struggle with getting together quite like we do. Tune in to the premiere of Raven Radio’s newest podcast, … more

Service interruptions as GCI repairs cable

GCI-logo-bigger_0Due to repair work on a fiber cable, GCI announced there will be service interruptions in Sitka and Angoon for 72+ hours, beginning on Sunday (2/14/16).

Send a Love Letter on the radio!


Is there someone in your life you’d like to appreciate over the air? Maybe it’s a secret crush, your spouse of many years, or a friend who has always been there for you. Submit your love note to Raven Radio, and … more

Sitka Health Summit hosts networking event

newsitkahealthsummitlogoLloyd Platson with Sitka Counseling and Martha Pearson from SEARHC Health Promotion talk about the upcoming Sitka Health Summit networking event. Downloadable audio.

Sitka settles with tasered teen for $350,000

The video of the arrest of 18-year-old Franklin Hoogendorn was at the center of a months-long controversy over Sitka police procedures. (YouTube image capture)Sitka has settled out of court with a high school student who was tasered in the city’s jail in 2014. Franklin Hoogendorn will be paid $350,000 by Sitka’s insurance carrier.

Sometimes you just gotta dance!

Justin Hoyt of Hoonah dancing his face off to the song, No One by Alicia Keys. Enjoy!

Marijuana group still hashing out details

6256905406_28727e1e4e_oThe clock is ticking for Sitka’s Marijuana Advisory Committee. State regulations go into effect February 21 and the group has yet to forward its recommendations to the assembly on what a pot industry might look like on Baranof Island.

City questions rules for utility billing

IMG_3678During last night’s (02-09-16) meeting, the Sitka Assembly was notified of a snowballing issue in the city finance department: utility bills. Specifically, power disconnections when bills are past due.

Banff Film Festival celebrates 40 years of outdoor adventure

An image from the film 'Unrideables.' (Banff Mountain Film Festival)Hames Center director Cindy Edwards, Banff Festival coordinator Kylene Fremling, and festival representative Seana Strain talk about the lineup of films in Banff's 2016 World Tour. 7 PM Friday, February 12, Sitka Performing Arts Center. Downloadable audio.

City publishes South Kramer Landslide report

Screen Shot 2016-02-09 at 7.08.18 PMThe city has published a report Shannon & Wilson, Inc., hired to investigate the South Kramer Avenue landslide on August 18th, 2015. Click here to view.