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A first, Gov. Dunleavy attends Sitka Trooper graduation

Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy on Friday (11-15-19) attended graduation ceremonies of the Alaska Law Enforcement Training Academy in Sitka. It was the first time any state governor in recent memory had attended the academy’s graduation ceremonies.

Where No Radio Theater Has Gone Before…

Shannon Haugland is the producer of this week's Radio Adventure Hour - In Space (7 p.m. Friday, November 15, in the Sitka Performing Arts Center). Jeanne Stolberg is the lead sound-effects performer for the slate of all-original shows. The production is a presentation of the Sitka Community Theater and the Greater Sitka Arts Council.

Bring your best British accent to auditions for ‘Penzance’

Auditions have been scheduled November 20-23 for the Young Performers Theater production of The Pirates of Penzance. YPT directors Zeke Blackwell and Rhiannon Guevin say all kids -- even those new to theater -- are welcome to try out for the classic Gilbert & Sullivan operetta.