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Healthy Sitka

Sitka Health Summit Steering Committee member Doug Osborne breaks the news that Sitka did not win the top Roadmaps to Health Prize, awarded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. But he explains why Sitka was selected as one more

Sitka shortlisted for national health prize

Sitka has been shortlisted for a national health prize, called Roadmaps to Health.

Health Summit takes on meth, food security in coming year

Sitka Health Summit organizers celebrate a successful day of planning. (KCAW photo/Emily Forman)What happens when you invite an entire community to present dozens of ideas for improving public health, and to whittle those ideas down to 2 or 3 in a single day? Progress. In other communities this might be a recipe for mayhem, or empty promises. But the Sitka Health Summit has a track record of choosing ideas that lead to action.