Sitka Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Sitka faces another lawsuit related to 2015 landslideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The city of Sitka has been added as a defendant in a lawsuit brought by a woman whose home was destroyed in a deadly landslide.

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  2. Sikta boys run for fun, strengthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    In this Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016 photo, participants and instructors in the Boys Run program warm up under the Crescent Harbor Shelter before beginning their annual 5K run through Sitka National Historical Park, in Sitka, Alaska.

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  3. Children's books for a Native worldviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Not so long ago, children's books with an authentic focus on Alaska Native stories and culture were harder to find.

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  4. Sitka hydroelectric plant down for repairs; city on dieselRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The city of Sitka has been using diesel generators to fulfill resident's increasing power demands as a hydroelectric plant remains shut down for repairs.

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  5. Tribal symposium inspires Alaska Natives to reconnect with their villagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Tribal Government Symposium has inspired many in attendance, including one Fairbanks woman who set a goal to visit her home village once per year.

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  6. Looking Back: Nov. 14, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    At 3 p.m. Monday afternoon, when state lawmakers were scheduled to meet for a special session to address benefits for same-sex partners of state employees, much of the Legislature was nowhere near Juneau.

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  7. Sitka makes symbolic opposition vote to Navy exercisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Officials in the city of Sitka have approved a non-binding resolution asking the U.S. Navy move its offshore training exercises in the Gulf of Alaska in an attempt to protect marine life.

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  8. Art proposals needed for Sitka exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Alaska artists are invited to submit proposals to create artwork responding to the theme of "Alaska Native Perspectives on the Sale of Alaska to the United States and its Long-term Impacts Today."

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  9. Sitka museum set to reopen next summer after renovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Sitka Historical Museum is moving forward with plans to reopen next summer with new exhibits that tell more about the city's rich past.

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  10. Poet uses fairy tales for lessons in lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    In this Oct 27, 2016 photo, poet Nikki Zielinski, from left, Emmett Williams and Peter Bradley work with book making equipment at the Island Institute office in Sitka, Alaska.

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  11. Church seeks funding to repair icon damaged by Alaska quakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    A painted icon of Jesus praying in the Garden of Gethsemane that sits behind the altar in a Kenai church is closer to being repaired, months after it was damaged by a 7.1-magnitude earthquake.

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  12. The quest for an Alaska-grown wheatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The quest for a spring wheat variety that grows well in Alaska has been ongoing for more than 200 years.

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  13. As walrus arrive, Alaska village tells visitors to stay awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    In this September 2013 photo provided by the United States Geological Survey, walruses gather to rest on the shores of the Chukchi Sea near the coastal village of Point Lay, Alaska.

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  14. Problem bear poses a threat to public in SitkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Authorities are warning Sitka residents to be on alert after numerous bear encounters around the city, including one involving a bicyclist who was chased by a bear down a bike path.

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  15. Consumer demand for Alaska cruises growing againRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    A growing consumer demand for Alaska cruises has put the state back in the million-passenger club as it rebounds after a leaner stretch.

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  16. Feds buy $4M of logged lands from Alaska Native corporationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    A $4 million deal between the U.S. Forest Service and a southeast Alaska Native corporation will return 4,500 acres of heavily logged forest on Admiralty Island to wilderness.

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  17. Body of missing hiker found after 4-day searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The body of a man who went on a day hike on Mount Verstovia in Sitka has been found after a four-day search.

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  18. Sitka group wants plastic bag feeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Sitka Sentinel reports the first Bags for Change meeting brought in about a dozen people.

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  19. Cruise ships expected to boost tourism in Sitka next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    With Holland America Line putting bigger ships on the Southeast Alaska run and other lines adding Sitka stops, the town can expect a 20 percent increase in cruise ship visitors next year, said Chris McGraw, manager of the Old Sitka dock.

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  20. Ferry repairs to impact southeast Alaska ferry serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Ferry service in southeast Alaska will soon be reduced as the Alaska Marine Highway System's largest ferry gets sent away for repair work.

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