Month: February 2013

Here’s to Herb

Lifelong Sitkan and basketball star Herb Didrickson was honored at a sold-out banquet in Harrigan Centennial Hall on Sunday (2-24-13). On February 26 Didrickson and Buck Nystrom, the winningest coach in Alaska football history, will be inducted into the Alaska Sports Hall of Fame in a ceremony at the Anchorage Museum.

Read More

Mon Feb 25, 2013

Sitka’s Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins among legislators in reorganized ‘Bush Caucus.’ Former Sen. Albert Kookesh making progress recovering from heart attack. Yakutat wave power project wins key permit, but barriers remain.

 Subscribe in a reader

Read More

Can wave energy get Yakutat off diesel?

A Massachusetts-based alternative energy start-up wants to tap Gulf of Alaska waves to generate electricity for Yakutat. The community-backed project just won a key federal permit. But it still faces substantial barriers.

Read More

Reorganized Bush Caucus to back rural issues

The Bush Caucus is back. Rural legislators in Alaska are pushing back against the concentrated political power of the state’s urban areas. Twelve members of Alaska’s House of Representatives, in both parties, have organized under the chairmanship of Bryce Edgmon, a Democrat who represents Dillingham.

Read More

Hames climbing wall for all ages, abilities

Hames climbing wall coordinator Blain Anderson, and climbing enthusiasts Tommy Harris and his mom, Patsy, discuss the scheduled grand opening of the new, improved wall on Saturday, March 9. The wall will have areas and routes for climbers of all ages and abilities. For more information visit the Hames Center online.

Read More

Fri Feb 22, 2013

Sen. Stedman introduces sea otter bounty; Feds say it’s unenforceable. Sitka to host ATIA convention in October. Rep. Bob Lynn introduces voter ID law. Sea lion necropsy is an opportunity to learn about Sitka’s environment and ourselves.

 Subscribe in a reader

Read More

SCH Jan.18

SCH Jan.18

ALPS 2016 GIF

ALPS 2016 GIF

NOAA_BUTTON

NOAA_BUTTON

Click Here Donate Button

Click Here Donate Button

sithistmin_logo

sithistmin_logo

libshow_waves_275

libshow_waves_275

latest_newscast

latest_newscast

Community Calendar