Jalal Awan and Keren Zhu are doctoral students in the Pardee RAND School of Public Policy (the oldest school of public policy in the nation), in Sitka for a six week "externship" at the Sitka Conservation Society and the Sitka Food Co-op respectively. They spoke with KCAW's Meredith Redick for the Morning Interview. Listen here:
by Robert Woolsey, KCAW | May 31, 2013 | Local News
A group of Sitka residents who got together informally last year to buy bulk natural foods have organized a co-op, and have set their sights on possibly a larger retail operation in the future. The group recently brought in a professional consultant to examine the prospects for scaling up their non-profit grocery operation.