Washington state-base Wild Fish Conservancy is threatening to sue the federal government over the management of Alaska’s chinook salmon fisheries, and their impact on an endangered population of killer whales.
We're extremely excited to announce that KCAW has been selected as a host newsroom for a Report for America position, beginning in June, 2020! The application period is open now through January 31, 2020. The KCAW Report for America reporter will research, write, and report news in Sitka and in the seven other communities in our regional listening area.
Sitka Community Theater is staging The Book of Will by Lauren Gunderson in March. Auditions are 2 P.M. Sunday, January 12, and 6 P.M. Monday, January 13, at the Rasmuson Center on the Sheldon Jackson Campus. Producer Shannon Haugland discusses SCT's needs for both actors and all the people needed behind the scenes to bring a show to life.
Greta Thunberg has sparked a media-driven adult backlash reminiscent of America back when people against the War in Vietnam were called traitors and bums, and when those in favor of civil rights were termed enemies of civilization.