9-20-16 Sitka Pioneer Home with plastic-covered entrance and Prospector statue – ES photo

"The Prospector" statue stands in front of the Sitka Pioneers Home entrance, which was under repair Sept. 20, 2016. The homes reduced admissions as budgets were cut. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld/CoastAlaska News)

“The Prospector” statue stands in front of the Sitka Pioneers Home entrance, which was under repair Sept. 20, 2016. The homes reduced admissions as budgets were cut. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld/CoastAlaska News)

"The Prospector" statue stands in front of the Sitka Pioneers Home entrance, which was under repair Sept. 20, 2016. The homes reduced admissions as budgets were cut. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld/CoastAlaska News)

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