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Sitka, Alaska is located in Sitka County. Zip codes in Sitka, AK include 99835, and 99836. The median home price in Sitka is $360,000. More Sitka information.

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Tuesday Apr 15 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

Ketchikan hosts high school music festival

Around 500 young musicians from all over Southeast Alaska brought their instruments and voices to Ketchikan last weekend for the Region 5 Southeast Alaska Music Festival.

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Tuesday Apr 15 | Anchorage Daily News

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Sitka's government has outlawed children in businesses that allow smoking, whether anyone is smoking at the time or not.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Washington state man to lead Sitka tribe

SpottedBird, a member of the Kiowa Tribe of Oklahoma, has more than three decades experience working with tribes and Native American entrepreneurs on business and economic development.

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Anchorage Daily News

Exhibit variety plan for Sitka museum

Sitka Historical Society Executive Director Hal Spackman spoke at Wednesday's Chamber of Commerce lunch and explained that the society is revamping its approach to telling Sitka's story.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Local fish served in Alaska schools

With "A Guide to Serving Local Fish in School Cafeterias," the Sitka Conservation Society has compiled best practices, trends, case studies and more into one easily available publication.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

KFQD-AM Anchorage

Sitka panel seeks more information on eagle nests

The Sitka Planning Commission wants to learn more about a residential property applicant's federal permit to build near eagle nests before deciding to grant a request for a setback variance.

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KIMO

Sitka panel seeks more information on eagle nests

The Sitka Planning Commission wants to learn more about a residential property applicant's federal permit to build near eagle nests before deciding to grant a request for a setback variance.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

Homer News

Prices low, but Sitka herring catch strong

The 2014 Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery wrapped up last weekend with the fleet of 48 seiners going slightly over the 16,333 ton quota.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

KFQD-AM Anchorage

Panel moves bill honoring Alaska Native languages

Surrounded by a cheering crowd, the House State Affairs Committee Tuesday moved a bill adding 20 Alaska Native languages as the official languages for Alaska.

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Anchorage Daily News

Sitka, other Alaska district entice teachers north

There are currently 14 positions open in Sitka, including four at the elementary school, Casey Demmert, principal of Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary, told KCAW .

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Herring seiners hit target - and then some - in quick Saturday opener

Seiners in Starrigavan Bay during the first opening of Sitka's 2014 sac roe herring fishery.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

KIMO

Sitka herring opener concludes within 45 minutes

In less than an hour Saturday, the Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery came to an end with nearly 4,000 tons harvested just offshore from downtown Sitka.

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OregonLive.com

Tuesday's Edge: Operation Foole

Think you've got what it takes to pull off a great April Fools' prank? Guess again, fool! Unless you can match the likes of these, culled from The Museum of Hoaxes' Top 100 April Fools' Day pranks of all time: On April 1, 1957, the British news show Panorama broadcast a segment about a bumper spaghetti harvest in Switzerland.

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Sun Mar 30, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

DNR proposes land sale near Sitka

The state has released a preliminary decision for the proposed Nakwasina Sound subdivision land sale that stretches along the water for about four miles, from Lisianski Point north to a point almost due east of Eastern Point.

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Sat Mar 29, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Herring Rock marks traditional harvest

Members of the Kiksadi clan gathered in front of the Sheet'ka Kwaan Naa Kahidi Tuesday morning for the Blessing of the Herring Rock, marking the ceremonial start of the subsistence harvest season for herring eggs.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Sitka teen rallies for seafood in school meals, honored with Spirit of Youth Award

Shanelle Afcan, a student at Mt. Edgcumbe High School in Sitka, successfully lobbied to have local seafood served in school meals.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Herring Update: Third opening lasts one hour, ten minutes

The seiner Infinite Grace pursing up during the third opening in the Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery, on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 The Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery had its third opening Wednesday, concentrated in the waters just south of downtown.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

When the earthquake struck, Bob Allen took care of what he could

Bob Allen was on a fishing boat south of Kodak Island during Alaska's 1964 earthquake.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

Homer News

Homer's Best Bets

Today marks the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Megahuge Great Alaska Earthquake. Monday marked the 25th anniversary of the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill.

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Mon Mar 24, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Fishing boats begin using electronic monitoring

Longliners from the two communities have been participating in the pilot program by the Alaska Longline Fishermen's Association since early March, according to the Daily Sitka Sentinel.

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