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  1. No explosives found in Sitka dynamite searchRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    An Army ordnance disposal team has found no live explosives after a pair of detonator wires was discovered in Sitka.


  2. Kake hatchery set to close MondayRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    The hatchery in the southeast Alaska community of Kake is scheduled to close Monday, though it remains possible that a regional hatchery group could take it over.


  3. Parnell signs bill to help finance mine projectsRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Gov. Sean Parnell has signed legislation allowing up to $270 million in financing for two southeast Alaska mine projects.


  4. Bear activity reported from Anchorage to SitkaRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    A brown bear attempting to raid a kitchen in Sitka has been killed, while a black bear with two cubs has taken up residence in a busy part of Anchorage.


  5. Sex assault trial opens for ex-Sitka principalRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    The trial has started for a former Sitka middle school principal charged with sexual assault.


  6. Sitka officials look for bear that ate dogRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Wildlife officials in Sitka are looking for a bear that killed a dog earlier this week.


  7. Sitka man charged after shooting brown bearRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    A man who killed a brown bear near a Sitka residential area has been charged with unlawful possession of game.


  8. UAS graduates record 57 Native studentsRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    It was a record-setting year for Alaska Native students receiving degrees from the University of Alaska Southeast.


  9. Troopers investigating bear shooting in SitkaRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Alaska Wildlife Troopers will investigate the shooting death of a young brown bear in Sitka.


  10. Coast Guard investigates grounding of fishing boatRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Two crewmembers from a fishing vessel were able to walk from their grounded vessel to a waiting Coast Guard helicopter for rescue.


  11. Sitka panel seeks more information on eagle nestsRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    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.


  12. Sitka, other Alaska district entice teachers northRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Some Sitka residents went shopping last weekend in Seattle, looking for new teachers.


  13. Panel moves bill honoring Alaska Native languagesRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    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.


  14. Sitka herring opener concludes within 45 minutesRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    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.


  15. Fishing boats begin using electronic monitoringRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Five fishing boats each from Sitka and Homer are carrying electronic monitoring equipment as part of a pilot program to see if electronic monitoring is more effective than having observers onboard in gathering data for fisheries management.


  16. Bill making 20 Native languages official advancesRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Amid cheers and clapping from spectators in a packed room, the House Community and Regional Affairs Committee unanimously moved forward a bill symbolically making 20 Alaska Native languages official languages of the state along with English.


  17. Sitka man charged with trying to keep bear killRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    A Sitka man is charged for lying to wildlife officials about the circumstances of a bear shooting, and for keeping the hide.


  18. Troopers say sea lion attacks crew memberRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2014 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Alaska State Troopers say a 19-year-old crew member of a fishing vessel received minor injuries after a sea lion lunged at him as he was offloading fish.


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