Russian Ambassador Anatoly Antonov paid a visit to Sitka today, one of several Alaska stops on a history and culture tour. City officials welcomed him with a packed day of sightseeing, photo-ops, and more.
The Sitka assembly agreed to donate $5,000 to renovation work at St. Michael’s Cathedral. It was not a slam-dunk decision by the assembly, as some had qualms over donating public funds to a religious institution.
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Wednesday, January 7th was Christmas on the Julian calendar observed by Orthodox churches around the world. St. Michael's Orthodox Cathedral celebrated a "Christmas Vigil" and Holy Communion on Tuesday evening. Photos by Mike Hicks/KCAW.