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William Howard Ahrensfeld

William 'Bill' Howard Ahrensfeld passed away on December 29, 2015 at the Sitka Community Hospital at the age of 88. Born on November 19, 1927, and raised in New York City, he attended high school on the site of the current...
Alaska is No. 1 in brain injuries, and an expert is visiting Southeast to explain why

...things we can do."Dr. Murphy will be presenting at and working with Bartlett Regional Hospital in Juneau, the Sitka Community Hospital and Alaska Island Community Services Medical Clinic in Wrangell. This round of talks is funded by the Rural...
Sitka community to tackle hospital plan

Sitka Community Hospital's effort to develop a strategy to keep the facility viable moved forward Monday with a community town hall event focused on the...
Sitka Hospital asks community for help with money problems

SITKA - Sitka Community Hospital is turning to the residents it serves to try to figure out how to climb out of its $2 million budget deficit.Hospital CEO Rob...
Coast Guard rescues man near Sitka

...the crew hoisted the 68-year-old man aboard the Coast Guard helicopter without incident.He was taken to Sitka Community Hospital. An update on his condition was not available by press time.
Sam Elizabeth Larson

...Minnesota, on December 21, 1962. She spent several years living and working in Sitka, Alaska, both at Sitka Community Hospital and Sitka Pioneers' Home. Sam was esteemed by the doctors and medical professionals that worked with her...
Sitka Community Hospital board selects interim CEO

SITKA - The board of the troubled Sitka Community Hospital has selected a local businessman as the facility's interim CEO following the abrupt departure of his predecessor.Rob Allen...
Sitka hospital to request loan from city

SITKA - Sitka Community Hospital administrators are seeking $1.5 million from the city in a nine-month line of credit to address a cash flow emergency.Administrators...
Sitka Health Summit Planning Day 2014 a success

...High School, the University of Alaska Southeast, the City and Borough of Sitka, the Sitka Tribe of Alaska, Sitka Community Hospital, the Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium, and the National Parks Service. Planners also represented...
Interim CEO steps in

SITKA - An interim CEO has begun working at financially troubled Sitka Community Hospital to fill in for the former CEO, who resigned abruptly earlier this month.Rob Allen arrived last week from Deerfield, Massachusetts...


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