Kelli Cropper, project manager with the Sitka Public Works Department, walks in front of an excavator as it tears down the entryway of Harrigan Centennial Hall recently. The $11.4 million project to remodel the 1967 building is now entering the construction phase. The main hall roof structure, pictured above, will be retained in the new building, designed by McCool Carlson Green of Anchorage. Construction is expected to last through  December 2016. The main contractor on the project is McGraw Construction. (Sentinel Photo by James Poulson)

Man in Hospital After Stabbing; Suspect Jailed
28 Aug 2015 23:35

By SHANNON HAUGLAND Sentinel Staff Writer A Ketchikan man was in stable condition today after bein [ ... ]

Edgecumbe Drive Project Moving Along
28 Aug 2015 23:30

By TOM HESSE Sentinel Staff Writer Safer crosswalks, a multiuse path and Sitka’s second roundabo [ ... ]

Work On Slide Halts For Rainy Weekend
28 Aug 2015 23:25

By SHANNON HAUGLAND Sentinel Staff Writer With water, electricity and sewer utilities restored to  [ ... ]

Math, Science Teachers to Get a Taste of Sitka
28 Aug 2015 21:45

By TOM HESSE Sentinel Staff Writer The tourist season is ending, but another wave of visitors is c [ ... ]

August 28, 2015 Police Blotter
28 Aug 2015 21:16

The following calls were received by Sitka police by 8 a.m. today:   ug. 27 At 8:19 a.m. a resi [ ... ]

August 28, 2015 Community Happenings
28 Aug 2015 19:59

Park to Screen Ken Burns Film Sitka National Historical Park will screen Ken Burn’s ‘‘Americ [ ... ]

School Board Begins a Search
27 Aug 2015 23:34

By TOM HESSE Sentinel Staff Writer School started today and the Sitka School Board started the yea [ ... ]

City Slows Landslide Cleanup
27 Aug 2015 23:33

By Sentinel Staff With another weather front coming in, the ongoing landslide cleanup on Kramer Ave [ ... ]

Counseling is Offered In Wake of Landslide
27 Aug 2015 23:33

By SHANNON HAUGLAND and TOM HESSE Sentinel Staff Writers The coming weeks and months will be a ti [ ... ]

August 27, 2015 Community Happenings
27 Aug 2015 18:27

Caregiving Class Offered The Savvy Caregiver, an eight-hour educational workshop for family caregi [ ... ]

Final Victim Recovered at Site of Landslide
26 Aug 2015 23:32

By TOM HESSE and SHANNON HAUGLAND Sentinel Staff Writers Searchers recovered the body of William  [ ... ]

Landslide First Item At Assembly Meeting
26 Aug 2015 23:04

By SHANNON HAUGLAND Sentinel Staff Writer The first regular meeting of the City and Borough Assemb [ ... ]

August 26, 2015 Police Blotter
26 Aug 2015 21:13

The following calls were received by Sitka police by 8 a.m. today: Aug. 25 A caller reported his b [ ... ]

August 26, 2015 Community Happenings
26 Aug 2015 19:12

Skippers Tryouts, Registration Set Sitka Skippers will hold tryouts and registration for new jumpe [ ... ]

Slide Victim Found
26 Aug 2015 01:34

The body of William Stortz was recovered from the site of the Kramer Avenue landslide at 4:15 p.m. t [ ... ]

Grocery List Changing For Feeding Volunteers
25 Aug 2015 23:31

By Sentinel Staff The needs of the scores of volunteers at the Kramer Avenue landslide are changing [ ... ]

Specialists Arriving To Help at Slide Site
25 Aug 2015 23:30

By SHANNON HAUGLAND and TOM HESSE Sentinel Staff Writers Specially trained emergency workers and  [ ... ]

August 25, 2015 Police Blotter
25 Aug 2015 20:45

The following calls were received by Sitka police by 8 a.m. today: Aug. 24 A resident reported nar [ ... ]

August 25, 2015 Community Happenings
25 Aug 2015 19:44

SLFN Education Panel to Meet The Sitka Local Foods Network Education Committee will meet 7:30 p.m. [ ... ]

August 24, 2015 Community Happenings
25 Aug 2015 00:36

    oneers to Meet Pioneers of Alaska Igloos 22 and 12 will meet Thursday, Sept. 3, at Sitka  [ ... ]

Washington Man Dies After Jump Off Sitka Bridge
25 Aug 2015 00:31

By SHANNON HAUGLAND Sentinel Staff Writer A Washington State man who jumped off O’Connell bridge [ ... ]

Search Resumes for Man Missing in Slide
24 Aug 2015 23:29

By SHANNON HAUGLAND and TOM HESSE Sentinel Staff Writers After a weekend delay because of rain, t [ ... ]

August 24, 2015 Police Blotter
24 Aug 2015 22:56

Police Blotter   The following calls were received by Sitka police by 8 a.m. today: Aug. 21 A w [ ... ]

Neighbor to Neighbor: Sitkans Rally in Emergency
22 Aug 2015 00:14

By SHANNON HAUGLAND
and TOM HESSE
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