The member stations of CoastAlaska took 20 awards at the annual meeting of the Alaska Press Club this year — 8 of them by KCAW Raven Radio. The Daily Sitka Sentinel won five awards for writing and photography.
Sitka news was recognized several times at the 2016 Alaska Press Club Awards (4-23-16), from topics as varied as crime reporting, youth ambassadors, canoe building, and many a James Poulson photograph.
Producer Shannon Haugland discusses the upcoming musical performance of the 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, along with cast members Hailey Barger and Zack Desmond.
Sitka Community Theater presents the 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, April 8 and 9, and 5 p.m. Sunday, April 10, at the Sitka Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $10, $8 for students and senior citizens, at Old Harbor Books. For more information, call 738-0602.