Mendenhall Glacier's mountain sentinels

...overnight even while, like a pair of cupped hands holding this giant white and blue jewel, several large mountains stand as sentinels. Looking from the valley floor toward the glacier there is a kind of optical illusion with the two mountains on the left...
Interim CEO steps in

...meals.Allen said he can serve until April, when his Sitka boat tour business begins for the visitor season, the Daily Sitka Sentinel reported.The Sitka Assembly voted in December to extend a line of credit to the hospital from $500,000 to $1.5 million...
Where goats roam

It took me a long time to shake the romantic image of mountain goats as noble sentinels atop majestic mountain cliffs. Sure, right now they are strutting their stuff on the rocky crags above Juneau, but after 20...
Coffee with a conscience for its coffee offerings, along with its supplier, Sentinel Coffee. "What can we do to be more sustainable?" Marc Wheeler...wife, Jessica Paris, asked himself. In conversations with Sentinel Coffee owner and roaster David Thomas, Wheeler said he learned...
Sitka Community Hospital board selects interim CEO

...departure of his predecessor.Rob Allen was selected at a special meeting of the hospital board Wednesday, the Daily Sitka Sentinel reported.For now, Allen replaces Jeff Comer, who resigned suddenly amid the hospital's financial problems. Comer planned...
Sitka hospital CEO says he was assaulted, plans to depart

...better description of his alleged assailants.Comer took over as CEO of Sitka Community Hospital in September. The Sitka Sentinel reported that Comer had notified the city administrator, Mark Gorman, last Wednesday of plans to step down as CEO from the...
Sitka man charged in police standoff

SITKA - A Sitka man is facing three felony assault charges after an early-morning standoff with police Sunday ended with the use of tear gas. Responding to a call about 1 a.m.
Health consortium closes medical training unit

...Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium has ended a Sitka-based emergency medical training program.The Daily Sitka Sentinel reported that the closure ends three decades of training in first aid, CPR and emergency medical services.Consortium spokeswoman...
Sitka hospital to request loan from city

...flow emergency.Administrators are planning to go before the city Assembly today to make a formal request, the Daily Sitka Sentinel reported."We have zero days' cash on hand," hospital CEO Jeff Comer said. "The perfect storm has hit, and we're...
Playoff participants stack AP All-America team

...Herndon, Alabama Media Group (; Adam Jude, The Seattle Times; Iliana Limon, Orlando (Fla.) Sentinel and Sun Sentinel; Rob Long, WJFK-105.7 Baltimore; Chuck McGill, Charleston (W.Va.) Daily Mail; Kyle Ringo, Daily...


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