Local News


SEARHC mails offers to SCH employees

Sitka Community Hospital employees began receiving offer letters from the Southeast Alaska Health Consortium over the weekend, preempting the hospital sale transition that’s set to take place this summer.

Yakutat officials in the dark over PFAS contamination

Local officials in Yakutat say they're still in the dark over PFAS contamination found in the community's groundwater. The state announced Friday it would supply at least one property with bottled water over elevated levels.

Job Opportunity: Program Coordinator

Raven Radio is hiring a Program Coordinator! This position is responsible for making the radio sound good, and works closely with the General Manager on curating KCAW’s on-air content. We’re looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated person to join our team - is that you?

Fish and game biologists emphasize being ‘bear aware’ this summer

Bears are coming back to town. They're on the trails. They're in your trash. Fish and Game biologists Holly Dennison and Steve Bethune and Sitka Conservation Society's Andrew Thoms joined KCAW's Brooke Schafer in the studio to discuss how Sitkans can be more prepared when a bear encounter occurs.