Jeff Budd, of the Greater Sitka Arts Council, and Ranger Ryan Carpenter will be in the studio to talk about statewide celebrations of Alaska's sesquicentennial. October 18, 2017 marks the 150th anniversary of Alaska becoming a United States territory. Downloadable audio.Read More
The Sitka National Historical Park will oversee Castle Hill and Old Sitka again this summer. The State Department of Natural Resources announced last week that the two agencies have renewed their cooperative management agreement for another season.
The federal government is stepping in to care for two of Alaska’s most important historic sites, after the legislature cut funding to state parks in Sitka. The city will look after a popular rec area.