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Sitka hospital to request loan from city

...perfect storm has hit, and we're getting into cash crisis mode, which is why we're going to the Assembly."City administrator Mark Gorman said the financial help would not be an outright grant."The bottom line is there is going to be a...
Oregon cities mull local pot tax before its legal marijuana, and specifically repealing conflicting local ordinances.The idea for a local tax came to Ashland city administrator Dave Kanner last February, and it was approved by the City Council in August. With 400,000 tourists a year coming...
Most Alaskans to get nearly $1,900 in oil money

...dividend payouts go toward fun stuff like vacations and big-screen TVs. But in the remote village of Deering, city administrator Mike Jones says his family's share, $5,652 for the family of three, will go toward bills and heating fuel...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...


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