Sitka police say they have identified the suspect in the Harry Race Pharmacy burglary, which occurred earlier this month.
Many Mt. Edgecumbe High School students were far from home on Thanksgiving but each year the boarding school hosts a dinner for its students.
Lauren Havens, school program coordinator for Sitkans Against Family Violence, coach Wes Holloway and three young runners talk about Keet Gooshi Heen's "Boys Run" program. Downloadable audio.
On a clear night in September, a group of vandals desecrated a 200-year old cemetery in Sitka, tipping over headstones. The caretaker, 61-year old Bob Sam, discovered the damage the next morning.
A new collection of essays about one of the most iconic figures in American literature has been published, shedding new light on his connections to Alaska -- and to "Star Wars."
The Sitka Electric Department is concerned about more power failures, due to aging transformers at the Marine Street substation. The Sitka Assembly also voted this week to give regulatory power to the citizen-led Marijuana Advisory Committee.
Michelle Putz and Jennifer Carter, with the Sitka Local Foods Network, are seeking families to enroll in a free, 2-year, garden mentoring program. Anyone is welcome to apply. For more information call Putz at 747 2708 or visit the Sitka Local Foods Network online.
Sitka has released its police department operating manual to the public. The 342-page document was posted on the city’s website after a video of a high school student being tased went viral.
Last night (11-24-15), the Sitka Assembly finalized the sale of a portion of the Old City Shops property for an affordable housing project. Though the ordinance passed, Assembly members wondered aloud about how to ensure that neighborhood would be built.
Sitka Studio of Dance is performing "The Nutcracker" this year. The biannual performance sounds like it will be a real treat this year, with creative food-themed dances. Downloadable audio.