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Body of missing teen found, investigation opened

FALZERANO_tmbSearch officials in Sitka confirm that the body of 19 year old Scotty Falzerano Jr. was located this morning at about 9:25 AM, near the Indian River Trail. Search dogs late yesterday (Thu 11-14-13) alerted to the possible presence of a body; teams returned to the primary area of search this morning and located Falzerano in about 20 minutes, according to SAR captain Don Kluting. more

Obama addresses nation on possible Syria strike

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Missed President Obama’s speech about Syria on Tuesday night? You can watch it here, and link to ongoing coverage and background material about the crisis in Syria. more

Ammonia leak contained near Sitka processor

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A man was medevacked from Sitka after an ammonia leak aboard the Eigil B, an 86-foot vessel tied up in Sitka. The leak also resulted in an evacuation at Sitka Sound Seafoods and some surrounding buildings. The Eigil B was towed to deeper water to allow the hazardous gas to dissipate. more