After three years of “passive management,” Sitka’s state parks reopened in 2019 thanks to some staff reorganization in Juneau. But keeping the parks open will depend on how readily Sitkans buy into a new fee system.
It's the Sitka Artisan Market's first year back at Harrigan Centennial Hall. Greater Sitka Arts Council's Amelia Mosher and John of Sagebrush Dry Gear joined KCAW's Erin Fulton in the studio to discuss the market, its vendors, and the performances scheduled for the stage.
Daily Sitka Sentinel Sports editor Garland Kennedy recaps Tuesday's wrestling dual between Mt. Edgecumbe and Sitka high, and previews the first basketball tournaments of the season Dec 19-21 in Anchorage and in Sitka. He also reports on Fish & Game's estimates of Sitka's wildlife populations.