A magnitude 7.2 earthquake located approximately 30 miles southwest of Palmer at 8:28 am this morning (Friday, November 30, 2018) prompted authorities to issue a Tsunami Warning for the coastal areas of Cook Inlet and the Southern Kenai Peninsula. The warning was CANCELLED as of 10:00 am. Coastal Southeast Alaska was not included in the tsunami warning area.
On Wednesday, October 3, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will test the Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) system. The WEA test will be sent to all participating cell phone providers in the nation through a...
Recorded 6 to 9:15 p.m. on Monday, August 20, 2018, in Harrigan Centennial Hall. The City of Sitka hosted a town hall to gather community input on the three organizations who have made an offer to manage Sitka Community Hospital.
The Sitka Assembly is meeting tonight to hear a request from the Sitka Economic Development Association for an economc impact analysis of Sitka Community Hospital. Watch the meeting live here.