ALL CLEAR! The Local Emergency Operations Center has lifted the tsunami warning for Sitka and surrounding coastal areas. It is now safe to return home to low-lying areas. A tsunami advisory remains in effect for other areas of the coast, specifically from Chignik Bay in the Aleutians to 90 miles east of Seward.
On Monday (01-15-17), the Board of Fish will open their session on finfish and take public comment on all proposals. While the news department will be closed in observance of MLK Day, KCAW Reporter Emily Kwong will be live-tweeting testimonies and other information from the meeting. You can follow her on Twitter @emilykwong1234 at the link here.