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Summer NAMM 2019: Breedlove Introduces New Travel-Ready Companion Body Shape - Guitar World Magazine

Summer NAMM 2019: Breedlove Introduces New Travel-Ready Companion Body Shape  Guitar World Magazine

Breedlove's design team went back to the drawing board to develop a new travel-size body shape that delivers uncompromising tone for serious players.

Published on 16 July 2019 | 1:26 am


Martin D-45 Reimagined Brand New Condition - Mandolin Cafe

Martin D-45 Reimagined Brand New Condition  Mandolin Cafe

This is a guitar I received new just recently. The guitar is in the same condition as when I recurved it from Martin. I am the only person who has played it. Comes ...

Published on 16 July 2019 | 12:24 am


Forest Service chief makes quiet visit to Tongass National Forest - Alaska Public Media News

Forest Service chief makes quiet visit to Tongass National Forest  Alaska Public Media News

Sen. Lisa Murkowski recently hosted the U.S. Forest *Service's* top official in a flying visit to Tongass National Forest. The delegation kept a low profile during its ...

Published on 15 July 2019 | 7:33 pm


Ketchikan Daily News - Ketchikan Daily News

Ketchikan Daily News  Ketchikan Daily News

KETCHIKAN (KDN) — The Petersburg Little League and Ketchikan Little League's Ketchikan Americans teams squared off Friday evening during the Alaska ...

Published on 15 July 2019 | 5:31 pm


Commentary: Stevenson plan a 'respectful renovation' - KCAW

Commentary: Stevenson plan a 'respectful renovation'  KCAW

Posted by KCAW News | Jul 15, 2019. According to SSMF board chair Don Lehmann, the windows on Stevenson Hall were reglazed in 2005, but that failed to ...

Published on 15 July 2019 | 4:04 pm


Get Fender’s Excellent PM-TE Travel Acoustic for Almost Half-Price - Guitar World Magazine

Get Fender’s Excellent PM-TE Travel Acoustic for Almost Half-Price  Guitar World Magazine

Prime Day 2019: If you're on the hunt for a new acoustic guitar amongst this year's Prime Day deals, then you've come to the right place - we've uncovered this ...

Published on 15 July 2019 | 3:59 pm


Alaska hospital to close: 3 things to know - Becker's Hospital Review

Alaska hospital to close: 3 things to know  Becker's Hospital Review

Sitka (Alaska) Community Hospital will close July 29, according to KTUU-TV.

Published on 15 July 2019 | 2:34 pm


Alaska News Nightly: Friday, July 12, 2019 - Alaska Public Media News

Alaska News Nightly: Friday, July 12, 2019  Alaska Public Media News

Stories are posted on the APRN news page. You can subscribe to APRN's newsfeeds via email, podcast and RSS. Follow us on Facebook at alaskapublic.org ...

Published on 13 July 2019 | 2:21 am


Fined for social media post, Shee Atiká shareholder questions election ethics - KCAW

Fined for social media post, Shee Atiká shareholder questions election ethics  KCAW

Posted by Katherine Rose | Jul 12, 2019. Shee Atiká Inc, located on Lincoln Street in Sitka (KCAW File Photo). Sitka's village Native corporation, Shee Atiká, ...

Published on 13 July 2019 | 1:41 am


Sitka Cancer Survivors gather for annual celebration - KCAW

Sitka Cancer Survivors gather for annual celebration  KCAW

Posted by KCAW Staff | Jul 12, 2019. A sculpture decorates the Path of Hope trail. (Photo/Sitka Cancer Survivors). Carolyn Fredrickson and Diane Lynne join ...

Published on 12 July 2019 | 6:14 pm


Pilot dies in fourth plane crash near Ketchikan this summer - Alaska Public Media News

Pilot dies in fourth plane crash near Ketchikan this summer  Alaska Public Media News

The pilot and sole occupant of a small private plane died Thursday afternoon when the aircraft crashed on the south end of Gravina Island near Blank Inlet.

Published on 12 July 2019 | 6:09 pm


Sitka gears up for Pride Week - KCAW

Sitka gears up for Pride Week  KCAW

Posted by KCAW Staff | Jul 11, 2019. Emily Pound join's KCAW's Brooke Schaefer in the studio to talk all things queer in Sitka. Pound, who works with SAFV, ...

Published on 11 July 2019 | 8:53 pm


Whistle blowers: demoted Sitka detectives ordered back to work - KTUU.com

Whistle blowers: demoted Sitka detectives ordered back to work  KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE, (KTUU) - Two ousted detectives from the Sitka Police Department, who were demoted and later placed on administrative leave, continue to fight ...

Published on 11 July 2019 | 3:24 pm


How lawmakers in Juneau voted on veto override - Anchorage Daily News

How lawmakers in Juneau voted on veto override  Anchorage Daily News

JUNEAU — With 22 Republicans absent from the state Capitol, the Alaska Legislature on Wednesday failed to garner 45 votes to override Gov. Mike Dunleavy's ...

Published on 11 July 2019 | 2:57 pm


Sitka approves emergency repairs for downtown water main - KCAW

Sitka approves emergency repairs for downtown water main  KCAW

Posted by Robert Woolsey, KCAW | Jul 10, 2019. The leak, estimated at 100 gallons per minute, is buried 20 feet below the surface of Sawmill Creek Road, ...

Published on 11 July 2019 | 2:54 am


Legislators use 'symbolic' vote to deliver verbal smackdown to vetoes - Homer News

Legislators use 'symbolic' vote to deliver verbal smackdown to vetoes  Homer News

A veto override vote Wednesday was always going to fail. With only 14 senators and 24 representatives in attendance, there weren't enough lawmakers at the ...

Published on 10 July 2019 | 10:15 pm


Still kicking at 50: New Archangel Dancers celebrates five decades onstage - KCAW

Still kicking at 50: New Archangel Dancers celebrates five decades onstage  KCAW

Posted by Katherine Rose | Jul 10, 2019. The New Archangel Dancers celebrate their 50th season this summer (KCAW/Rose). Sitka's New Archangel Dancers ...

Published on 10 July 2019 | 8:40 pm


High school campers bring variety to SFAC performances - KCAW

High school campers bring variety to SFAC performances  KCAW

Posted by KCAW Staff | Jul 10, 2019. Sitka Fine Arts Camp prepares for the final performances of its high school session. (Photo/SFAC). Faculty members Robert ...

Published on 10 July 2019 | 7:48 pm


Commentary: Stevenson Hall a chance to 'do preservation right' - KCAW

Commentary: Stevenson Hall a chance to 'do preservation right'  KCAW

Posted by Rebecca Poulson | Jul 10, 2019. Stevenson Hall forms part of the quadrangle included in the Sheldon Jackson School National Historic Landmark.

Published on 10 July 2019 | 6:52 pm


These massive, old trees were found to have thousands of genetic mutations • Earth.com - Earth.com

These massive, old trees were found to have thousands of genetic mutations • Earth.com  Earth.com

A new study has revealed that hundred-year-old Sitka spruce trees growing on Vancouver Island contain a remarkably high amount of genetic variation.

Published on 10 July 2019 | 9:01 am


I'm Spending My Summer Interning in Alaska - BU Today

I'm Spending My Summer Interning in Alaska  BU Today

Boston University is a leading private research institution with two primary campuses in the heart of Boston and programs around the world.

Published on 10 July 2019 | 4:32 am


Thousands of pounds of fish later, Alaskans Own turns ten - KCAW

Thousands of pounds of fish later, Alaskans Own turns ten  KCAW

Posted by KCAW Staff | Jul 9, 2019. Tara Racine and Natalie Armstrong join KCAW's Brooke Schaefer to talk about the tenth anniversary of Alaskans Own, ...

Published on 9 July 2019 | 10:44 pm


In shadow of divided legislature, Sitkans protest budget cuts - KCAW

In shadow of divided legislature, Sitkans protest budget cuts  KCAW

Posted by Nina Sparling | Jul 9, 2019. Protesters gathered at the roundabout, hoping to catch the eye of their representatives in Juneau and Wasilla.

Published on 9 July 2019 | 7:44 pm


Cellists arrive in Sitka, eager to share sounds - KCAW

Cellists arrive in Sitka, eager to share sounds  KCAW

Posted by KCAW Staff | Jul 8, 2019. Alex Cousins and Chris Beroes-Haigis join KCAW's Brooke Schaefer to talk about the International Cello Seminar at the ...

Published on 8 July 2019 | 8:26 pm


Legislators call for PFD 'grand compromise' - Juneau Empire

Legislators call for PFD 'grand compromise'  Juneau Empire

The same day a fractured Legislature met for separate special sessions in two different cities, lawmakers in Juneau made the case for a Permanent Fund “grand ...

Published on 8 July 2019 | 6:40 pm


Alaska Raptor Centre, Sitka: A rehabilitation centre that lifts the spirits - Traveller

Alaska Raptor Centre, Sitka: A rehabilitation centre that lifts the spirits  Traveller

I'm introduced to Spirit, a three-year-old bald eagle, at the Alaska Raptor Centre in Sitka in south-eastern Alaska. From an intimacy of three paces I can see the ...

Published on 8 July 2019 | 2:15 pm


Capitol Live: Senate, House leaders answer questions about action-packed first day of special session - Juneau Empire

Capitol Live: Senate, House leaders answer questions about action-packed first day of special session  Juneau Empire

Summary: Today was a busy one. It began with presentations about the potential impact of various PFD distributions. At noon, hundreds rallied in support of veto ...

Published on 8 July 2019 | 1:15 pm


Post-Graduate Fellowship in Community Journalism - KCAW

Post-Graduate Fellowship in Community Journalism  KCAW

Posted by Robert Woolsey, KCAW | Jul 8, 2019. 2018-19 Fellow Enrique Pérez de la Rosa graduated in Journalism from the University of Washington, and had ...

Published on 8 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Maligned sitka has its values - Irish Examiner

Maligned sitka has its values  Irish Examiner

Which species of tree should be grown in Ireland, one of the best countries in the world for forestry? Farmers are being given incentives to look at forestry as an ...

Published on 7 July 2019 | 8:00 pm


The wrong kind of trees: Ireland's afforestation meets resistance - The Guardian

The wrong kind of trees: Ireland's afforestation meets resistance  The Guardian

Ireland is ramping up its response to the climate crisis by planting forests – lots of forests. East, west, north, south, the plan is to plant forests, the more the better.

Published on 7 July 2019 | 7:00 am


New Burien Shop Offers Custom Goods Made by Local Artists - Seattlemag

New Burien Shop Offers Custom Goods Made by Local Artists  Seattlemag

Open since February, Sitka Living features local artists and bespoke furniture.

Published on 7 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Cruise ship medevac prevents Air Station Sitka July 4th flyover - KCAW

Cruise ship medevac prevents Air Station Sitka July 4th flyover  KCAW

Posted by Nina Sparling | Jul 5, 2019. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded: 0%. Progress: 0%. Stream TypeLIVE.

Published on 5 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitka farmer's market returns for the summer season - KCAW

Sitka farmer's market returns for the summer season  KCAW

Posted by KCAW Staff | Jul 5, 2019. The Sitka farmer's market promises an array of *fresh* produce — much of it grown right in town. (Photo/Sitka Local Foods ...

Published on 5 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitkans celebrate sunshine, freedom in July 4th festival - KCAW

Sitkans celebrate sunshine, freedom in July 4th festival  KCAW

Posted by Nina Sparling | Jul 5, 2019. The parade progressed down Lincoln Street on a bluebird day. (KCAW/Nina Sparling). Sitkans filled the streets in ...

Published on 5 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitka's 2019 July 4 Celebration calendar - KCAW

Sitka's 2019 July 4 Celebration calendar  KCAW

Posted by KCAW News | Jul 3, 2019. The parade this year is an hour earlier than usual — 1 p.m. on Thursday, July 4. (KCAW file photo). Remember! Sitka's ...

Published on 3 July 2019 | 7:00 am


UAS braces for budget cuts, distance learning at risk - KCAW

UAS braces for budget cuts, distance learning at risk  KCAW

Posted by Nina Sparling | Jul 3, 2019. The UAS Sitka campus employs 44 people. Jill Hanson says that brings important economic value to the community.

Published on 3 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Ron Sitka: Rural Kenedy course offers calm, relaxing play - Victoria Advocate

Ron Sitka: Rural Kenedy course offers calm, relaxing play  Victoria Advocate

After spending a week in the hustle- bustle traffic of Houston and the Woodlands area, I decided to take a peaceful drive to Kenedy and visit The Ranch Golf ...

Published on 1 July 2019 | 3:00 am


With no management contract, is it game over for Sitka's Community Schools? - KCAW

With no management contract, is it game over for Sitka's Community Schools?  KCAW

Posted by Robert Woolsey, KCAW | Jun 28, 2019. With no management contract, is it game over for Sitka's Community Schools? While Sitka Community ...

Published on 28 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Alaska News Nightly: Friday, June 28, 2019 - Alaska Public Media News

Alaska News Nightly: Friday, June 28, 2019  Alaska Public Media News

Stories are posted on the APRN news page. You can subscribe to APRN's newsfeeds via email, podcast and RSS. Follow us on Facebook at alaskapublic.org ...

Published on 28 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitka Adventist School Kids Describe Their Year - GleanerNow

Sitka Adventist School Kids Describe Their Year  GleanerNow

A few days ago, I tasked my students with writing a news article to tell what has bee.

Published on 26 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Health care group to rename 5 southeast Alaska facilities - KTUU.com

Health care group to rename 5 southeast Alaska facilities  KTUU.com

SITKA, Alaska (AP) - A health care business group plans to rename five southeast Alaska facilities. The Daily Sitka Sentinel reported Monday that Southeast ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 7:00 am


June 25, 2019: What's happening at tonight's Assembly meeting? - KCAW

June 25, 2019: What's happening at tonight's Assembly meeting?  KCAW

Posted by Katherine Rose | Jun 25, 2019. The Sitka Assembly meets at 6 p.m. in Harrigan Centennial Hall. Raven News will broadcast the meeting live. (KCAW ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 7:00 am


What 2019 means for Sitka's herring future - KCAW

What 2019 means for Sitka's herring future  KCAW

Posted by Katherine Rose | Jun 25, 2019. A test set of herring is prepped for sampling by state biologists. ADF&G has guidelines for herring size and roe maturity ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Alaska News Nightly: Monday, June 24, 2019 - Alaska Public Media News

Alaska News Nightly: Monday, June 24, 2019  Alaska Public Media News

Stories are posted on the APRN news page. You can subscribe to APRN's newsfeeds via email, podcast and RSS. Follow us on Facebook at alaskapublic.org ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 7:00 am


UO team aims to understand an Alaskan town's landslide risk - AroundtheO

UO team aims to understand an Alaskan town's landslide risk  AroundtheO

Three University of Oregon scientists are in Sitka, Alaska, as part of an effort to study soil moisture conditions in a landslide-prone trio of ridges above 600 homes ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Ready for the big time: 'Sitka' show starts shooting soon - Juneau Empire

Ready for the big time: 'Sitka' show starts shooting soon  Juneau Empire

The plan changed some, but a TV show set in Sitka is still in the works. Helena Sardinha, a Los Angeles-based producer for Driven Equation and co-creator of ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Russian ambassador seeks conversation, friendship in first visit to Sitka - KCAW

Russian ambassador seeks conversation, friendship in first visit to Sitka  KCAW

Posted by Nina Sparling | Jun 19, 2019. Russian Ambassador Anatoly Antonov and Mayor Gary Paxton celebrated formal introductions with a picture in Totem ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Alaskan City of Sitka Hails Russia's Historic Role As it Welcomes Russian Envoy - Mayor - Sputnik International

Alaskan City of Sitka Hails Russia's Historic Role As it Welcomes Russian Envoy - Mayor  Sputnik International

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Russian Ambassador Anatoly Antonov's visit to the Alaskan city of Sitka will serve to highlight the important role that the country has ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Slippery slopes prove perilous for Sitka hikers - KCAW

Slippery slopes prove perilous for Sitka hikers  KCAW

Posted by Nina Sparling | Jun 17, 2019. Coast Guard assists multiple agencies with mountain rescue. (Photo/ U.S. Coast Guard 17th District). Several slip-ups ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Hospital sale delay could mean more expense for Sitka - KTOO

Hospital sale delay could mean more expense for Sitka  KTOO

After the sale of Sitka Community Hospital to SEARHC was pushed back a month, the Sitka Assembly had to reshuffle its finances at its regular meeting on ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 7:00 am


50-year-old hiker rescued after a fall on Sisters Mountain in Sitka - KTUU.com

50-year-old hiker rescued after a fall on Sisters Mountain in Sitka  KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - A 50-year-old-man fell 100 feet off a steep cliff while hiking The Sisters Mountains in Sitka on Saturday. Sitka Fire Department ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 7:00 am


From NYC to Sitka, this Alaskan is taking on nuclear disarmament - KTOO

From NYC to Sitka, this Alaskan is taking on nuclear disarmament  KTOO

Juneau resident Shelby Surdyk recently attended a nuclear nonproliferation conference at the U.N. headquarters in New York. For next year, she's helping to ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 7:00 am


$4 million renovation makes 'everything limitless' for Sitka chamber festival - KCAW

$4 million renovation makes 'everything limitless' for Sitka chamber festival  KCAW

Posted by Robert Woolsey, KCAW | Jun 13, 2019. “Had that campus not been dedicated to the arts,” Zuill Bailey says, “Selling us the building (Stevenson Hall), ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitka fires city administrator in contentious meeting - Must Read Alaska

Sitka fires city administrator in contentious meeting  Must Read Alaska

Sitka City Administrator Keith Brady, on the job for less than two years, was released by the Assembly on Tuesday night during an emotional meeting that ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Wounded veterans treated to Sitka adventure - The Seattle Times

Wounded veterans treated to Sitka adventure  The Seattle Times

SITKA, Alaska (AP) — Often overlooked in conflicts that occur thousands of miles away on continents most people see just on social media, are the military ...

Published on 8 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Felony charges climb to 13 in sexual assault case against Sitka doctor - KTOO

Felony charges climb to 13 in sexual assault case against Sitka doctor  KTOO

Two more felony sexual assault charges have been brought against a Sitka physician, bringing the total now to 13.

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Felony count climbs to 13 in sexual assault case against Sitka doctor - Alaska Public Media News

Felony count climbs to 13 in sexual assault case against Sitka doctor  Alaska Public Media News

Two more felony sexual assault charges have been brought against a Sitka physician, bringing the total now to 13. A Sitka grand jury on Thursday indicted ...

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitka, Alaska native at home with Delta Western - People of Saltchuk

Sitka, Alaska native at home with Delta Western  People of Saltchuk

Mike Johnson: 'Having a strong and supportive team with a trusting relationship is key to success.' By Hilary Reeves Delta Western Sitka Terminal Manager ...

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Police chief ready to call Sitka home again - KCAW

Police chief ready to call Sitka home again  KCAW

Posted by Katherine Rose | May 31, 2019. Sitka Police Chief Robert Baty was offered the full-time position last week. Now the Sitka Assembly must approve his ...

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


On opening weekend, 12-and-unders dominate Sitka derby - KCAW

On opening weekend, 12-and-unders dominate Sitka derby  KCAW

Posted by Robert Woolsey, KCAW | May 28, 2019. In second place after three days with a 30.7 lb chinook, Sarah Lamb demonstrates that adults have a fighting ...

Published on 28 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Landslide warning sensor installation scheduled for Sitka - KTUU.com

Landslide warning sensor installation scheduled for Sitka  KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - Starting next month, sensors that can help detect landslides will be installed in Sitka. A dozen soil moisture sensors will be ...

Published on 22 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitka assembly member settles debt dispute out of court - KCAW

Sitka assembly member settles debt dispute out of court  KCAW

Posted by Katherine Rose | May 21, 2019. A lawsuit involving a Sitka Assembly member and an assembly member's husband settled outside of court over the ...

Published on 21 May 2019 | 7:00 am


'Ovation' the first 'neopanamax' mega-ship to visit Sitka - KCAW

'Ovation' the first 'neopanamax' mega-ship to visit Sitka  KCAW

Posted by Katherine Rose | May 20, 2019. The Ovation of the Seas (Photo/Rose). The biggest cruise ship to ever visit Alaska made its inaugural visit to Sitka ...

Published on 20 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitka, Canada's Purposeful Outdoor Apparel, Renamed to ecologyst - GlobeNewswire

Sitka, Canada's Purposeful Outdoor Apparel, Renamed to ecologyst  GlobeNewswire

VICTORIA, British Columbia, May 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- After seventeen years, Canada's purposeful goods-that-make-the-outside-better company, ...

Published on 14 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitka's downtown post office closes in contract dispute - KCAW

Sitka's downtown post office closes in contract dispute  KCAW

Posted by Katherine Rose | May 13, 2019. Pioneer Station, one of two post office locations in Sitka, closed over the weekend after the contract manager and the ...

Published on 13 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitka doctor faces additional charges of sexual assault - KCAW

Sitka doctor faces additional charges of sexual assault  KCAW

Posted by Robert Woolsey, KCAW | May 13, 2019. Additional charges have been brought against a Sitka doctor accused of sexually assaulting a patient late last ...

Published on 13 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Research team scouts locations for Sitka landslide warning system - KCAW

Research team scouts locations for Sitka landslide warning system  KCAW

Posted by Robert Woolsey, KCAW | May 10, 2019. The 2015 Kramer Avenue Landslide in Sitka sliced through this neighborhood, destroying two houses, but ...

Published on 10 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitka family encounters aggressive bear on Heart Lake Trail - Alaska Public Media News

Sitka family encounters aggressive bear on Heart Lake Trail  Alaska Public Media News

Tensions are running a little high on Sitka's trails after a bear attacked and killed a dog on Verstovia Trail Saturday. And on Sunday, another interaction with an ...

Published on 9 May 2019 | 7:00 am


VIDEO: Coast Guard rescues 5 from life raft near Sitka, Alaska - webcenter11

VIDEO: Coast Guard rescues 5 from life raft near Sitka, Alaska  webcenter11

The Coast Guard rescued five fishermen from a life raft Tuesday after they were forced to abandon their fishing vessel taking on water southeast of Sitka.

Published on 8 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitka jury convicts Klawock man of first-degree murder - KTUU.com

Sitka jury convicts Klawock man of first-degree murder  KTUU.com

SITKA, Alaska (AP) - A 30-year-old man from a southeast Alaska village has been convicted of first-degree murder in the death of his girlfriend. The Sitka ...

Published on 6 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Without an investor, Sitka pulls (drain) plug on bulk water sales - KCAW

Without an investor, Sitka pulls (drain) plug on bulk water sales  KCAW

Posted by Robert Woolsey, KCAW | May 3, 2019. This new 24-inch manifold is rated to deliver 1 million gallons an hour to the dock at the Gary Paxton Industrial ...

Published on 3 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Dock owner urges Sitka to brace for mega-ships - KCAW

Dock owner urges Sitka to brace for mega-ships  KCAW

Posted by Katherine Rose | May 2, 2019. Chris McGraw, speaking at the Sitka Chamber of Commerce luncheon on Wednesday, May 1 (Photo/Woolsey).

Published on 2 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Landslide warning system on horizon for Sitka - KCAW

Landslide warning system on horizon for Sitka  KCAW

Posted by KCAW News | May 1, 2019. A screen capture of a 3-D image of the 2015 Kramer Avenue slide area, produced by the state Division of Geophysical ...

Published on 1 May 2019 | 7:00 am


PreviousSitka health providers dismayed by state budget cuts - KCAW

PreviousSitka health providers dismayed by state budget cuts  KCAW

Posted by Katherine Rose | Apr 22, 2019. Though Sitka Community Hospital was recently sold to SEARHC, and hospital leadership is hopeful for increasing ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitka nonprofits fear economic, social setbacks of deep state budget cuts - KCAW

Sitka nonprofits fear economic, social setbacks of deep state budget cuts  KCAW

Posted by Enrique Pérez de la Rosa, KCAW | Apr 19, 2019. The Family Resource Center on the Sheldon Jackson College campus. (Photo courtesy of Youth ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 7:00 am


AK: One family's pirate home is Sitka's hidden treasure - Alaska Public Media News

AK: One family's pirate home is Sitka's hidden treasure  Alaska Public Media News

If you're a homeowner, you probably do home repairs and projects every once in a while — fix a leaky faucet, paint a room, add on to your kitchen. But what if ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Insurance relief restores 8 positions to Sitka school budget - KCAW

Insurance relief restores 8 positions to Sitka school budget  KCAW

Posted by Robert Woolsey, KCAW | Apr 19, 2019. USI's Paula Scott, the insurance broker for the district, said Premera's premium break was a “business ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitka administrator evaluation turns to debate over termination - KCAW

Sitka administrator evaluation turns to debate over termination  KCAW

Posted by Katherine Rose | Apr 17, 2019. City Administrator Keith Brady (left) assembly member Aaron Bean and assembly member Richard Wein at Tuesday's ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitka schools unveil plan for 15 staff cuts next year, with more possible - KCAW

Sitka schools unveil plan for 15 staff cuts next year, with more possible  KCAW

Posted by Robert Woolsey, KCAW | Apr 17, 2019. The proposed Sitka School District reduction in force, by job classification. FTE stands for “full-time equivalent.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitka Fine Arts Camp offers to absorb PAC management costs - KCAW

Sitka Fine Arts Camp offers to absorb PAC management costs  KCAW

Posted by Robert Woolsey, KCAW | Apr 12, 2019. The Sitka Performing Arts Center. “We want this space to be off the table politically,” said Alaska Arts ...

Published on 12 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitka doctor charged with sexual assault, remains out of the country, police say - KTUU.com

Sitka doctor charged with sexual assault, remains out of the country, police say  KTUU.com

An Alaska doctor is being charged with multiple counts of sexually assaulting a patient, and an extraditable warrant has been issued for his arrest, as he is ...

Published on 9 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitka doctor charged on eight counts of sexual assault - KCAW

Sitka doctor charged on eight counts of sexual assault  KCAW

Posted by Robert Woolsey, KCAW | Apr 8, 2019. A Sitka doctor has been charged with sexually assaulting a patient. A Sitka grand jury last Thursday (4-4-19) ...

Published on 8 April 2019 | 7:00 am


One bark for Yay! Sitka corgi wins assembly seat - KCAW

One bark for Yay! Sitka corgi wins assembly seat  KCAW

Posted by Robert Woolsey and Katherine Rose | Apr 1, 2019. Steven and Ashley Eisenbeisz pose with their dog, Nugget. The hard-working woofer was recently ...

Published on 1 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Embattled Sitka Police Department needs new, modern building, leaders say - Alaska Public Media News

Embattled Sitka Police Department needs new, modern building, leaders say  Alaska Public Media News

The Sitka Police Department is facing many challenges, namely staffing shortages, three active lawsuits and a potential investigation into the workplace culture ...

Published on 29 March 2019 | 7:00 am


State research vessel leaves Sitka as window for fishery narrows - KCAW

State research vessel leaves Sitka as window for fishery narrows  KCAW

Posted by Katherine Rose | Mar 28, 2019. Spawn observed during aerial surveys on Wednesday (Photo/Jess Coltharp). The Sitka sac roe herring fishery ...

Published on 28 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitka road project awarded - Must Read Alaska

Sitka road project awarded  Must Read Alaska

CONSTRUCTION JOBS THIS SUMMER ON BARANOF ISLAND. A nine-mile gravel road up one side of Katlian Bay near Sitka will finally be under construction ...

Published on 15 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Sitka school board, assembly, and mayor open dialog on deep cuts to state funding next year - KCAW

Sitka school board, assembly, and mayor open dialog on deep cuts to state funding next year  KCAW

Posted by Robert Woolsey, KCAW | Mar 14, 2019. In a joint work session on March 11, Sitka's school board and assembly struggled to find solutions to the ...

Published on 14 March 2019 | 7:00 am


With a bird, Sitka board calls fowl on governor's proposed K-12 funding cuts - KCAW

With a bird, Sitka board calls fowl on governor's proposed K-12 funding cuts  KCAW

Posted by Robert Woolsey, KCAW | Mar 11, 2019. Students head home from Sitka's Blatchley Middle School in 2014. Due to the “School Size Cost Factor” in the ...

Published on 11 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Field Tested: 2019 Sitka Fanatic System - Bowhunting Magazine

Field Tested: 2019 Sitka Fanatic System  Bowhunting Magazine

We field tested this innovative garment design that takes concealment to a new level and keeps whitetails bowhunting-close! - Petersen's Bowhunting.

Published on 6 March 2019 | 8:00 am


March Madness in Sitka: The Region V Basketball Tourney - KCAW

March Madness in Sitka: The Region V Basketball Tourney  KCAW

Posted by KCAW News | Mar 5, 2019. Note: Scores will be posted as they become available. As of Tuesday afternoon many bleacher tickets remain for the ...

Published on 5 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Third lawsuit filed against Sitka Police Department - KCAW

Third lawsuit filed against Sitka Police Department  KCAW

Posted by Robert Woolsey, KCAW | Mar 5, 2019. Noah Shepard serves coffee to inmates in the Sitka Jail in 2015. (KCAW file photo). A former jailer in the Sitka ...

Published on 5 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Sitka to look at options for police department investigation - KTUU.com

Sitka to look at options for police department investigation  KTUU.com

Sitka city officials plan to look at options for a third-party investigation of the local police department.

Published on 2 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Sitka senator opposes Dunleavy's plan to sell new aquatics center - Alaska Public Radio Network

Sitka senator opposes Dunleavy's plan to sell new aquatics center  Alaska Public Radio Network

Alaska Gov. Michael Dunleavy wants to sell the Mt. Edgecumbe High School Aquatics Center — before the brand-new, $26 million facility has even opened to ...

Published on 26 February 2019 | 8:00 am


A TV show set in Sitka is in the works - Juneau Empire

A TV show set in Sitka is in the works  Juneau Empire

The goal: Show a side of Alaska that's not bush people.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Utility director wary of Sitka granting hatchery more free water - KCAW

Utility director wary of Sitka granting hatchery more free water  KCAW

Posted by Katherine Rose | Feb 7, 2019. A screengrab from city utility director Bryan Bertacchi's explainer video, where he argues that the NSRAA proposal ...

Published on 7 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Microplastics found in Sitka mollusks - Alaska Public Radio Network

Microplastics found in Sitka mollusks  Alaska Public Radio Network

Researchers in Sitka have been looking at the impact of microplastics on local shellfish. Their findings illustrate a possible connection between microplastics in ...

Published on 6 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Sitka Gear Releases Women's Waterfowl Apparel: We Tested It - GearJunkie

Sitka Gear Releases Women's Waterfowl Apparel: We Tested It  GearJunkie

We took all the new gear from Sitka's newly released women's waterfowl line on a three-day hunt in Kansas. And we're here to tell you all about it. Sitka Gear's ...

Published on 1 February 2019 | 8:00 am


SHOT Show 2019: Sitka Displays New, Redesigned Fanatic System of Ultra-Quiet Whitetail Gear - OutdoorHub

SHOT Show 2019: Sitka Displays New, Redesigned Fanatic System of Ultra-Quiet Whitetail Gear  OutdoorHub

All new for 2019, Sitka unveils their redesigned Fanatic System which is taking noise control to a whole other level. We hunters spend a great deal of time ...

Published on 29 January 2019 | 8:00 am


AK: A show more real than 'reality tv' comes to Sitka - Alaska Public Radio Network

AK: A show more real than 'reality tv' comes to Sitka  Alaska Public Radio Network

A pair of producers is hoping to put together a show that reflects a more authentic Alaskan experience than what is prevalent in reality television nowadays.

Published on 28 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Sitka police chief: low pay, 'toxic' work environment affecting officers - KTOO

Sitka police chief: low pay, 'toxic' work environment affecting officers  KTOO

Sitka Police Chief Jeff Ankerfelt says low pay, poor facilities and bad workplace culture have contributed to his department's recruitment and retention woes.

Published on 24 January 2019 | 8:00 am








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