Sitka tribe to develop shellfish testing lab

SITKA - The Sitka Tribe of Alaska is planning to build a lab to test shellfish for naturally...threat to subsistence harvesters in the region.The development of the Sitka-based lab is being paid for by a $527,000 grant from the Administration...
Sitka tribe to develop shellfish testing lab

SITKA - The Sitka Tribe of Alaska is planning to build a lab to test shellfish for naturally...part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.The Daily Sitka Sentinel reported the lab will allow the tribe and six other tribal organizations...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down

...Saturday's celebrations across Southeast Alaska were stellar examples of community involvement and spirit. Whether you celebrated in Sitka or Wrangell, we hope you had a good time as you enjoyed one of the reasons for Alaska's uniqueness.Thumbs up to the Coast...
Arts benefactor donates $100K

...50,000 to the symphony and in 2010 established the Maas Big Band Scholarship to allow four music students to attend the Sitka Fine Arts Camp every summer, indefinitely. In 2008, the Maases were honored for their contributions and participation in...
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Letter: Being Native should not be the qualifier for appointment

...April Counceller from Kodiak; Dan O'Hara from Naknek; Don Stiles from Nome; John Carle from Hydaburg; Gerry Hope from Sitka; David Totemoff from Tatitlek and another 302 more from 77 different communities in rural Alaska. That's 27.8 percent...
Sitka Health Summit Planning Day 2014 a success

The Sitka Health Summit is proud to announce that health planning event was held in Sitka's Harrigan Centennial Hall. This year...numerous community agencies, including the Sitka School District, Mt. Edgecumbe High School...
Local Sports Schedule

...Thursday, Oct. 16VOLLEYBALLAway, TBA, TMHS at Sitka. Friday, Oct. 17RUNNINGHome, Noon, JDHS cross...JDHS, CRG, MET at Ketchikan. TMHS, PSG at Sitka.VOLLEYBALLAway, TBA, TMHS at Sitka.Away, TBA, JDHS at Ketchikan.WRESTLINGAway...
Landslide wipes out Sitka restoration projects

SITKA - Heavy rainfall has been blamed for a major landslide near Sitka that wiped out hundreds of thousands of dollars in watershed-restoration...watershed program coordinator for the Forest Service's Sitka Ranger District, estimated the area of the main slide...
Sitka project opens new vistas

SITKA - Is it a coincidence that the contracting...500-square-foot career and technical education wing at Sitka High School spent a lot of time in the school's...gave credit to Sen. Bert Stedman and the Sitka School Board for a project providing space...
Swim teams to compete at Sitka and Ketchikan

...the road last weekend. JDHS competed at Sitka and TMHS traveled to Ketchikan.The JDHS girls tied with Sitka for placed first as a team on Friday with 101 points and Craig was third with 8. Sitka won on Saturday with 114 points, JDHS 84...


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