Sitka Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Sitka revisiting idea of consolidating hospital servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | APRN

    SEARHC CEO Charles Clement tells Assembly he's in conversation with Sitka Community Hospital CEO Rob Allen about how the two institutions can share resources in the future. For decades, the question of whether Sitka can afford two hospitals has percolated, with little success at consolidating services.

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  2. Lightning hits jet: 'It just sounded like a big explosion'Read the original story

    Feb 28, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... another jet for an uneventful flight north. That included a dance team, from Ketchikan, and passengers headed on to Sitka. "Since the plane had just taken off a few minutes prior, the safest thing to do would be to turn around the plane. And out of ...

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  3. Author returns to Sitka, releases new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    In this Feb. 22, 2016 photo, author Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock stands outside Old Harbor Books, in Sitka, Alaska.

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  4. Some concerned about 'takeover' as SEARHC seeks to collaborate with Sitka hospitalRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    SEARHC CEO Charles Clement tells assembly he's in conversation with Sitka Community Hospital CEO Rob Allen about how the two institutions can share resources in the future. For decades, the question of whether Sitka can afford two hospitals has percolated, with little success at consolidating services.

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  5. Arts in BriefRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2016 | Homer News

    ... Kaulitz of Anchorage; Peggy Shumaker, Kes Woodward, John Luther Adams and John Haines of Fairbanks; Teri Rofkar of Sitka; Rie Munoz of Juneau; Ron Senungetuk of Homer; Sylvester Ayek of Nome; and Delores Elizabeth Churchill, Ray Troll and Nathan ...

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  6. Mt. Edgecumbe High School in Sitka accepting student applicationsRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    Mt. Edgecumbe High School, the state-operated boarding school in Sitka, is accepting applications for enrollment for next school year. The school typically enrolls approximately 400 students from over 100 villages and other communities.

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  7. Safe Home Food Preservation Certification workshop availableRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    ... online prior to the in-person workshop portion which will be take place at different times in Juneau, Ketchikan and Sitka. The Juneau portion will take at Chez Alaska Cooking School (2092 Jordan Ave., Suite 585) on March 12-13 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. ...

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  8. Lower 48 artists selected for residencies in AlaskaRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    ... The artists selected for the program include Nikki Zielinski who will be in residence at the Island Institute in Sitka. Zielinski is a poet based in Cleveland, Ohio. Her work has appeared widely in venues including the Bellingham Review, Cincinnati ...

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  9. Sitka Girl Scouts advocate for safer intersectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | APRN

    Girl Scouts in Sitka are doing more than selling cookies this year. One local troop is concerned about the safety of a heavily-used crosswalk.

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  10. Former Sitka reporter publishes YA novel about growing up in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... 23. "I was really homesick. And that's when I started tapping into those old, old memories. Not just my time in Sitka, which was more recent, but really going back to my childhood and my time spent with my family." Hitchcock grew up in Alaska, ...

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  11. Alaskans awaken to issues of mining, salmon and rivers we share with CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Although my parents are from Western Alaska, I consider myself lucky to have been born in Sitka. Work opportunities took our family northward, but my life led me back to Southeast Alaska, where I have chosen to raise my children.

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  12. An Outdoor View: Global warmingRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... but I'm sure they will after we warm up a bit. In years past, when people have said they saw a mountain lion or a Sitka blacktail deer on the Kenai Peninsula, I was skeptical. No more. Any day now, I expect to look out my kitchen window and see a ...

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  13. Looking Back - Feb. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... and sexually abusing 11 girls here between 1988 and 1990. Paschall was arrested on Sept. 22, 1990. Feb. 19, 1966 - Sitka - Sen. Brad Phillips, R-Anchorage, this morning replied to statements from the Senate leadership an the Legislative Audit ...

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  14. Life rafts mandatory for boats under 36' 3 miles outRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Homer News

    ... out, they're right into the ocean, so they already gotta have these rafts," Paul said. "I dealt with a customer in Sitka last week. He had an $8,000 potential civil penalty on his letter for lack of a survival suit. I've never seen one for under ...

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  15. Meals with Midgi: Speaking MetaphoricallyRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    ... to learn about small businesses such as The Sawmill Farm, owned and operated by Bobbie Daniels and located in Sitka. She uses the unconsumed food and food waste from restaurants and stores as organic feed for her small farm animals, including pigs, ...

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  16. Father and son to teach Northwest Coast Art classes at UAS in SitkaRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    Beginning Feb. 22 and March 7, Sitka Native artist Dave Galanin and his son, Nicholas, will be teaching two separate Northwest Coast art workshops. On Feb. 23, Dave will begin a seven-night engraving workshop .

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  17. Newbery Medal-winning author to visit FairbanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... The majority of de la PeA a's time in Alaska will be spent in Fairbanks, though he will also visit a school in Sitka and another in Craig. In January, de la PeA a was named the winner of the 2016 Newbery Medal by the American Library Association. ...

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  18. Damaged undersea cable disrupts Sitka's Internet, TV serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    A damaged fiber optic cable has left GCI customers in the Southeast Alaska towns of Sitka and Angoon with severely reduced Internet, cable and cell service services since Valentine's Day, company spokespeople said Tuesday. The damaged cable line may be fixed by Saturday, Feb. 20, GCI vice president David Morris said, but that could change.

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  19. Damaged cable leaves Sitka and Angoon with shoddy serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | APRN

    Missed connections were hard to avoid this Valentine's Day in Sitka and Angoon. The fiber optic cable serving both island communities is damaged, leaving customers with spotty to no service.

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  20. Alaska News Nightly: Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | APRN

    ... and the state's Board of Nursing are considering some solutions, but the problem is complicated. Emily Kwong, KCAW - Sitka Missed connections were hard to avoid this Valentine's Day in Sitka and Angoon. The fiber optic cable serving both island ...

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