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Sea chanteys add high note to WhaleFest

...Pioneers Home, Swan Lake Senior Center and the Sitka Rotary Club meeting. He also led the squid dissection lesson with students at Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary.Sineti first came to Sitka in 1998 for the second year of WhaleFest, and has returned every year but...
Recent births at Bartlett Regional Hospital

? A son, Magnus Keet Jackson, weighing 8 lbs. 9 oz., was born to Desiree Jackson on Jan. 26, 2015.? A son, Zack Struna-Meyer, weighing 7 lbs. and 6...
Sitka students prepare for barn dance

SITKA - Students at Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary this week learned...said Susan Brandt-Ferguson, the Keet music teacher who organized the two-week...grades two through five in music classes at Keet Gooshi Heen and Baranof Elementary School...
JAHC Gallery: "Tlingit Octopus Bags" by Shgen George

...featured at the JAHC Gallery, located in the Juneau Arts & Culture Center. George was raised in Angoon, in her clan house, Keet Oxoo Hit (Killer Whale Tooth House). Much of her work is inspired by Tlingit oratory, history and cultural knowledge. She...
Transboundary mine presentations to be held in Juneau, four other SE communities

...communities: ? Juneau - 6 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 24 at Centennial Hall. ? Sitka - 6 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 27 at Keet Gooshi Heen School. ? Wrangell - 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 28 at the Nolan Center. ? Petersburg - 6 p.m. on Wednesday...
Sitka Fish to School project honored

...officials for winning the grand prize in the division's first Alaska Farm to School Challenge. They held a program at the Keet Goshi Heen Elementary school. Sitka's Fish to School project was unique in that it brought together multiple stakeholders...
Sitka School District to hold Safe Routes to School meeting

...To School meeting will meet from 2-4 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 20, at the Sitka School District office conference room at Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School. The work group meeting will be led by Sitka's local Safe Routes To School coordinator, Chris...
Math, Science teachers to get a taste of Sitka

...recent pushes toward math and science education have teachers at something of a crossroads.Rebecca Himschoot teaches science at Keet Gooshi Heen and she said teachers are used to adjustments but this recent step is "changing the playing field.""We have...
More on Kake's totem

...father, Sam Jacobs, was also a carver.? Edwin Kasko, DakL'aweidi and Hit Saati of the Tall fin Killerwhale House, Keet Gooshi Hit in Klukwan. His father-in-law was master carver, canoe maker and silversmith Dan Katzeek.? Johnnie Avatock...
Tours with perspective

...well as boat tours on its vessels the Auk Nu and the Keet. The Keet goes to Tracy Arm every day, while the Auk Nu goes," McKenzie said. For example, on board the Keet, deckhand and engineer John Martin gives a cultural...


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