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  1. Marine Safety Instructor Training in SitkaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Capital City Weekly

    The Alaska Marine Safety Education Association is conducting a six-day Marine Safety Instructor Training at the Public Safety Training Academy in Sitka from Sept. 19-24.

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  2. What's happening this week June 22nd - 28th, 2016Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Capital City Weekly

    Wednesday, June 22, 12 p.m., Walter Soboleff Building. Dr. Caitlin Stern and Dr. Jessie Barker, visiting scholars at SHI, will share the results of their study on Alaska Native identity.

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  3. What we talk about when we talk about climateRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Capital City Weekly

    We were at the Fish House in Ketchikan early in April, talking about climate; the room was full and the conversation was lively. Outside, the berries were blooming and the snow was gone.

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  4. a Giving glorya to family, forgivenessRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Capital City Weekly

    A little more than eight months ago, Ryan Carrillo was in a very different place. Recently divorced, he had come back to Juneau after living in the Lower 48 and several years in the US Air Force.

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  5. Behind the bracelets: Documenting the lives of Native jewelersRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Capital City Weekly

    There's a great deal of doubt involved in matching historic Native jewelers with their creations, even in cases that seem straightforward like that of a silver snuffbox owned by Rudolph Walton and emblazoned with his initials. "I kind of wonder 'Did he make it or was it a gift?'" Zachary Jones asked during his lecture on documenting Tlingit, Haida and Tshimshian jewelers at Celebration last week.

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  6. My corner of Alaska: Time for a new model?Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Capital City Weekly

    Here's a little fact that you would never know unless I told you; it's kind of personal so don't let it get out. We have a bad habit in our house and it's gotten to the point now where something has to seriously change.

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  7. What's happening this week June 15th - 21st, 2016Read the original story

    Saturday Jun 11 | Capital City Weekly

    Sunday, June 19. Various locations. Organized by SEAGLA, events include a pride trivia night at 7:30 p.m. at the Imperial on Wednesday, a hike and bonfire at 5 p.m. at Auke Rec on Thursday and Glitz at 7 p.m. on Friday at Centennial Hall.

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  8. What's happening this week June 8th - 14th, 2016Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Capital City Weekly

    Thursday, June 9, 7 p.m., Kindred Post. This concert, cosponsored by Trickster Company, KTOO, and Kindred Post, will feature storytelling, music and dance from local and visiting Native artists.

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  9. Dona t touch fawnsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 1 | Capital City Weekly

    The Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Division of Wildlife Conservation in Sitka reminds the public that deer fawns should not be handled, picked up, or otherwise disturbed. The first fawns of the season are being reported and sightings will increase over the next few weeks.

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  10. What's happening this week June 1st - June 7th, 2016Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 1 | Capital City Weekly

    Friday-Saturday, June 2-3, UAS. Free conference hosted by the Juneau Suicide Prevention Council aims to prevent disease by preventing and addressing trauma.

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  11. UAS Tech Prep films win Telly awardRead the original story

    May 11, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    Juneau-based G-Force Productions Digital Cinema has been named a winner at the 27th annual Telly Awards for their series "UAS Tech Prep." Competiting with more than 13,000 entries from the U.S. and other countries at the Telly Awards, "UAS Tech Prep"won in category "Online video series & campaign - promotional."

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  12. a The Alaskan Laundrya shows one womana s path home. Debut novel by Sitkan Brendan JonesRead the original story

    May 11, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    He volunteered at Sheldon Jackson Hatchery in exchange for room and board. He built a hut and lived in the woods off Indian River.

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  13. Alaskan program introduces high school students to health careersRead the original story

    May 4, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    Recently, SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium welcomed sixteen Alaska Native/American Indian high school students to learn about health careers. The students participated in the 2016 Ethel Lund Village Health Occupations Program that took place from April 18 21 in Sitka.

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  14. May First Friday listingsRead the original story

    May 4, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    Molly and Mircea are displaying photographs of Life on the Water while introducing the synopsis of their non-verbal documentary feature film, Everything Connects. Their film is about the ecosystem in Southeast Alaska; they look forward to sharing photos and starting a conversation about their endeavor.

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  15. UAS graduates, awardsRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    April 29 through May 1, the University of Alaska Southeast awarded 755 associate, bachelor, and master's degrees along with occupational endorsements, certificates, and professional licensures. It granted awards to 670 graduates from the Juneau, Ketchikan, and Sitka campuses.

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  16. Rebecca Himschoot of Sitka named to state education boardRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    JUNEAU Rebecca Himschoot, a teacher in Sitka, has joined the State Board of Education & Early Development. She holds the public seat for the First Judicial District, replacing Kathleen Yarr, whose term expired.

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  17. SEARHC adds free after-hours nurse advice line in SitkaRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium is pleased to introduce its After-Hours Nurse Advice Line to Sitka beginning April 27. The After-Hours Nurse Advice Line is a free resource that allows SEARHC patients to obtain healthcare information and triaging services when the local clinic is not open. It is extremely common for health concerns to arise outside of regular clinic hours.

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  18. Girls rock campRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    A Girls Rock summer camp is coming to Haines and Sitka, as well as Anchorage and Fairbanks, this summer. Kids can learn a new instrument, form a band, write an original song, and more.

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  19. Inaugural Sitka Arts & Science Festival Coming This JulyRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    A new interdisciplinary festival in Sitka, Alaska on the historic Sheldon Jackson Campus this July will provide opportunity for tourists and locals to explore science and art over two weeks of hands-on workshops, events, and performances. Faculty members are top artists and scientists from Alaska and the lower 48. Session I includes: Roger Schmidt, executive director of the Sitka Fine Arts Camp, says, "At the Festival, everything is taken care of for you--there is no laundry to do, dinner to cook, errands to run--all you have to do is show up and be curious.

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  20. Artists tour Southeast to explore experience of climate changeRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    "It's a challenging topic and it's affecting everyone on the planet," said Allison Warden, an Inupiaq interdisciplinary performance artist who is part of the Island Institute of Sitka's month-long tour of Alaska communities. The tour aims to explore the intersection of climate and culture.

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