Thursday Jul 10
Water(borne) issues float Sitka assembly meeting
A July sunset from the Sea Walk "spur" on Crescent Harbor. The city's insurer requires a guardrail to be built here.
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Wed Jul 09, 2014
Chambersburg Public Opinion
Family runs cross the United States to put an end to GMO foods
Brett Wilcox and son David, 15, are running across the country along with Jenna, their mixed breed dog rescued from a shelter in Texas, to talk about the dangers of GMO foods.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Tram conductor gives Tlingit lessons on ride
Then he gets out his drum and breaks into song, prompting his passengers on the Goldbelt Mount Roberts Tram to join in.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Anchorage Daily News
Sitka roof project raises echo of 1804 battle
The workers on the Hames Center reroofing project thought of themselves as both last week after finding about 20 rusty iron balls, about one inch in diameter, mixed in with the river-run gravel weighting down the old roofing system.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Arrows at Your Head
BARNES Wait! Wait! Don't Shoot is made of castoffs from the Goodwill down on Dearborn.
The fight for the future
One hundred years ago, Americans ate oysters not shrimp. Our per-capita consumption of oysters back then matches what we eat in shrimp now.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Sitka campers sound it out with beatboxing
Those are the first words they learned when they signed up for Austin Willacy's course at the middle school camp.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Hatchery chum salmon forecast close to 2013 levels
The first returns of hatchery chum salmon are showing up in fishing nets in Southeast Alaska this month.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Amputee graduates from Sniper School
After an improvised explosion device severed Sgt. Joseph Mille's right leg in Afghanistan two years ago, the thought of returning to civilian life was unacceptable for him.
Sat Jun 21, 2014
"Yarn-bombing" is a new form of street art that is sweeping the nation. Knitters and crocheters create colorful cozies and use them to decorate everything from trees to cars.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
The Modesto Bee
Alaska knitter 'yarn-bombs' town for beauty
In this June 12, 2014 photo provided by Fran Hartman, the pole of a street sign is adorned with a pair of yarn flowers in Sitka, Alaska.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Parnell signs bill to help finance mine projects
Gov. Sean Parnell has signed legislation allowing up to $270 million in financing for two southeast Alaska mine projects.
Fri Jun 13, 2014
Bears get bold in Alaska
Bears are active throughout Alaska, from Anchorage to Sitka, where one was killed after attempting to break into a kitchen after the homeowner baked a pizza.