While the local government has been hammering out the rules for the marijuana industry, growers and retailers have been building their businesses — literally from the ground up. KCAW’s Cameron Clark recently went behind the scenes to explore the highs and lows of Sitka’s cannabis trade.
Media mogul Oprah Winfrey set foot in Sitka today. She was ferried here on a Holland America cruise ship with hundreds of loyal fans aboard, seeking adventure and a chance to chat with the queen of daytime television.
Sitka Community Hospital is in the early stages of a make-over. Building upon the recommendations of an outside consultant, hospital leadership is directing changes to make the hospital a standalone operation.