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Sitka health providers dismayed by state budget cuts

Earlier this month, the University of Alaska Southeast invited community organizations to its Sitka campus to discuss how state funding cuts would affect them. In part three of our series revisiting that conversation, KCAW’s Katherine Rose reports on the healthcare panel.

Rid your home of unused opioids, pharmaceuticals

The opioid epidemic has had an impact in communities across the country, including Sitka. But opioid abuse is preventable. One way to do that is by properly disposing of unused opioids in your home.

Survey: Southeast businesses pan Duneavy budget priorities

A recent business climate survey found owners and managers had deep misgivings over deep cuts proposed by the Dunleavy administration. Southeast Conference has conducted the annual survey since 2014.