This week’s heavy rainfall broke daily rainfall records in Juneau, Ketchikan and Sitka.
It’s not just the view or the quality of construction that’s attracting renters to a new Sitka apartment building — it’s that they can’t find anything else.
City officials believe the steep uptick in tourism could put a strain on infrastructure, so last month the assembly directed the local planning commission to develop a “Tourism Master Plan.”
A $6.5 million federal grant would have covered 80-percent of the estimated costs for a new haulout, but those funds did not come through.
Ferguson’s is the third suit brought by a former Sitka Police employee that has been settled in recent months.
Former Sitka police detective Ryan Silva filed suit claiming he was harassed and demoted after calling out irregularities.
Three people are still missing after heavy rain triggered a series of landslides in Sitka Tuesday morning .