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New Sitka administrator transitions from communism

SITKA - The new city administrator says he is just starting to catch his breath from the quick...Assembly selected him over 52 other applicants to be the new city administrator.He said he started his first day on the job meeting with...
Sitka adds another finalist to admin job

SITKA - The city of Sitka has added another name to its list of finalists for the city administrator's job.Four finalists were interviewed Friday, with the assembly expected to pick one at its meeting Monday night.However...
Saxman adds $5M MIEX system to treat its water

...the computer can't reach Shields after several phone calls, it will call the assistant operator, then Saxman City Administrator Leona Haffner.Shields jokingly offered to program a Daily News reporter's cellphone to receive alerts as well...
Hoonah's dock divide

...maneuvering compared to the Point Sophia location.In response to the state's decision, Mayor Villareal wrote that city administrator, Marlene Duvall, had spoken with the same captain, who "assured (her) that their (Royal Caribbean's) fleet...
6 leave Tongass Futures Roundtable just before spring meeting

...sales and the bureaucratic process has been too slow. A press release states those leaving include Coffman Cove City Administrator Elaine Price, Wrangell Economic Development Director Carol Rushmore, Wrangell Borough Manager Tim Rooney, Petersburg...
Western Alaska residents clean up after coastal storm

...Unalakleet, several homes were damaged by surging sea waters Saturday, but there was no significant damage, the city administrator said. A 200-yard section of pipe carrying untreated water to the treatment plant was washed away or was damaged...
Village of Kivalina faces tight repair deadline

...water supply in her tiny community."Once it starts freezing up, it'll be difficult," Mitchell, the Kivalina city administrator, said Tuesday.Emergency crews plan to begin those repairs this week in a multi-entity effort, including the...
Alaska village short of water as winter approaches 83 miles north of the Arctic Circle."We're packing it up because it's just too cold to pump," city administrator Janet Mitchell said Tuesday.Kivalina, on a barrier reef in the Chukchi Sea off Alaska's northwest coast, only...
Alaska village facing water shortages gets outside help coming from as far away as Minnesota."It's very, very clear that we won't have enough," Kivalina city administrator Janet Mitchell said. "But with our conservation efforts, we hope to get close enough."That Kivalina even has...
Sealaska announces start of year's timber program

...Sealaska has contributed about $317 million to ANCSA for revenue-sharing payments since its inception.Klawock City Administrator Leslie Isaacs acknowledged the support to communities on Prince of Wales Island that she said Sealaska has provided...


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