A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 69-year-old man from a charter vessel Tuesday morning (07-19-16) from Snipe Bay, 40 nautical miles south of Sitka.
Session 1 of the Sitka Arts & Science Festival is this week, and workshop leaders Rob Dunbar and Clark Mishler joined us in the studio to talk about the event.
Because of an outage with ACS, Raven Radio's online stream and broadcast to our translator communities is temporarily down. ACS has estimated that the problem will be resolved around 7 pm tonight (7-15-16). Thank you for your patience.
Zuill Bailey, artistic director for the Sitka Summer Music Festival, and Melissa Kraut, master teacher at this summer's Cello Seminar, joined us in the studio to discuss upcoming events.
At their regular meeting Tuesday night (07-12-16), the Sitka Assembly passed - on second and final reading - a comprehensive revision of Sitka’s credit and debt collection policy.
Two cadets with the US Coast Guard Academy have just completed a six-week science internship at the Sitka Sound Science Center, where they participated in a kelp study.
An Air Station Sitka helicopter crew rescued a woman off of Mt. Verstovia Tuesday evening (7-12-16), after she fell and injured her knee.
The bells at St. Michael’s Orthodox Cathedral in Sitka are ringing again after a temporary hiatus. Thanks to a new deacon with musical abilities and no fear of heights, you’ll hear them ringing most days at 11:55.
Sitka Jazz Week is in full swing! Christian Fabian and Ed Littlefield of the Native Jazz Quartet are joined by Grammy-winning singer Cheryl Bentyne, of the vocal group Manhattan Transfer. Downloadable audio