The member stations of CoastAlaska took 20 awards at the annual meeting of the Alaska Press Club this year -- 8 of them by KCAW Raven Radio. The Daily Sitka Sentinel won five awards for writing and photography.
The Sitka Assembly held evaluations for it’s two employees Tuesday (04-18-17). And while it was the first review for City Attorney Brian Hanson and the last for City Administrator Mark Gorman, both city staffers received exemplary marks.
Peter Metzelaar was a child in Holland in 1942 when that country was occupied by Nazis. He'll speak about his experience at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 26, in the Sitka Performing Arts Center (free admission).
Audrie & Daisey is 2016 documentary that examines the effect on families, friends and schools when young women find that sexual assault crimes against them have been caught on video. The documentary will be screened Wednesday (04-26-17) at 6 p.m. at University of Alaska Southeast.
The Island Institute is hosting its second "Tidelines" ferry tour through Ketchikan, Juneau, Gustavus, Hoonah, Sitka, and points between. Executive Director Peter Bradley and participating artist Nina Elder talk about the tour so far and this year's theme, "Signal to Noise."