A Sitka man shot and killed a bear that was threatening his dog early Wednesday morning (6-14-17). Wildlife authorities later located the dead animal in a ravine 100 yards from his residence off of Halibut Point Road.
A little before midnight on January 4, a 7.5-magnitude earthquake shook Southeast Alaska. Tinaa was still nowhere to be found. Buller thought that might have sensed the temblor and went to hide someplace. So, the family waited, hoping she’d turn up after the excitement died down.