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Tlingit elder, Sealaska board member Clarence Jackson dies

Tlingit elder, Sealaska board member Clarence Jackson diesA memorial service for Tlingit elder and original Sealaska Corporation board member Clarence Jackson will be held Saturday at 5 p.m. at the ANB Hall in Juneau. Jackson died Thursday after a battle with cancer. He was 78.

Early morning earthquake rumbles near Craig

Early morning earthquake rumbles near CraigMany Southeast Alaska residents felt an earthquake early this (Thursday) morning.

Sitka woman dies in shooting accident

A Sitka woman on a camping trip died in an accidental shooting. As Peterson was loading her kayak and her brother gathered gear, he heard a gunshot.

Authorities arrest Texas woman, recover child

A Texas woman has been arrested in Alaska on allegations she abducted her son.

Cruise ships plan stops at private Sitka dock

A privately owned deep-water dock in Sitka expects to see at least 12,500 passengers disembark from cruise ships next year.

Recount gives Kreiss-Tomkins 32 vote victory in House District 34

Sitka Democrat Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins has won a Southeast Alaska state House seat after a recount.

Leone, Part 3: Charged with causing deaths of USCG crewmates

Leone, Part 3: Charged with causing deaths of USCG crewmatesLt. Lance Leone, the co-pilot, was the sole survivor of a 2010 helicopter crash in Washington.

Leone: ‘A rapid, liquid stop’

Leone: ‘A rapid, liquid stop’Former Air Station Sitka airman talks about being the only survivor of a fatal helicopter crash in 2010.

All tied up

All tied up

The race for House District 34 is all tied up. Haines Republican Representative Bill Thomas and Sitka Democrat Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins now have 4,054 votes each.… more

Students learn how to take apart an octopus

Students learn how to take apart an octopusWhat’s it look like inside an octopus? You probably don’t want to know, at least first-hand. That’s unless you’re a student dissecting one during this month’s Sitka WhaleFest