SMOKEOUT – Sitka Community Hospital Community Relations Coordinator Angela McGraw SCH Tobacco Cessation Coordinator Patrick Williams, and SEARHC Tobacco Policy Coordinator Amanda Roberts, dressed in the Mr. Butts costume, hand out information at AC Lakeside Grocry Store Thursday during the 39th annual American Cancer Society‘s Great American Smokeout. The event highlights the dangers of tobacco use and the challenges of quitting. ACS GASO encourages smokers to use the annual date to make a plan to quit, or to plan in advance and quit smoking that day. (Sentinel Photo by James Poulson)
CEO of Sitka Hospital Sees Bright Future
22 Nov 2014 00:46CEO of Sitka Hospital Sees Bright Future

By SHANNON HAUGLAND Sentinel Staff Writer Health care in the U.S. may be a “mess,” but Sitka C [ ... ]

Obama Pledges Billions for School Technology
22 Nov 2014 00:46Obama Pledges Billions for School Technology

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following account of President Obama’s speech to school superintendents this  [ ... ]

November 21, 2014 Police Blotter
21 Nov 2014 23:20

The following calls were received by Sitka police by 8 a.m. today: Nov. 20 At 7:50 a.m. a Biorka S [ ... ]

Saturday Show Will Prove Sitkans Can Dance
21 Nov 2014 23:10Saturday Show Will Prove Sitkans Can Dance

By SHANNON HAUGLAND Sentinel Staff Writer Local event organizer Jeff Budd has taken a page out of  [ ... ]

The Movie Review: Mockingjay Part 1
21 Nov 2014 20:44

The half adventure that is “Mockingjay: Part 1” is a deeper and darker rabbit hole than I expect [ ... ]

Sitka Police Investigate Spate of Burglaries
21 Nov 2014 00:05Sitka Police Investigate Spate of Burglaries

By SHANNON HAUGLAND Sentinel Staff Writer Sitka police are investigating a rash of burglaries repo [ ... ]

Former Sitkan Joins in Suit Against Harvard
21 Nov 2014 00:05Former Sitkan Joins in Suit Against Harvard

By SHANNON HAUGLAND and The Associated Press A former Sitkan is among seven Harvard University stu [ ... ]

Delta Plans Sitka Flights
21 Nov 2014 00:04

By Sentinel Staff Delta Air Lines has announced that it will begin offering service between Sitka a [ ... ]

November 20, 2014 Police Blotter
20 Nov 2014 20:57

The following calls were received by Sitka police by 8 a.m. today: Nov. 19 A caller in Seward said [ ... ]

November 20, 2014 Community Happenings
20 Nov 2014 19:06

Annual Giving Tree Ornaments Ready The Giving Tree will be set up at the Wells Fargo Bank lobby fr [ ... ]

Sitka Planning Hears Horse Stable Request
20 Nov 2014 00:06Sitka Planning Hears Horse Stable Request

By SHANNON HAUGLAND Sentinel Staff Writer The Sitka Planning Commission heard no public comments T [ ... ]

C.G. Rescues Sitka Hunter
19 Nov 2014 23:32C.G. Rescues Sitka Hunter

By Sentinel Staff A Sitka hunter was rescued this morning cold and wet but otherwise OK after spend [ ... ]

Sitka High DDF Teams Do Well in Wrangell
19 Nov 2014 23:32Sitka High DDF Teams Do Well in Wrangell

By SHANNON HAUGLAND Sentinel Staff Writer It was one of those high school debates where the drama, [ ... ]

November 19, 2014 Police Blotter
19 Nov 2014 21:48

The following calls were received by Sitka police by 8 a.m. today: Nov. 18 At 9 a.m. a DeArmond St [ ... ]

November 19, 2014 Police Blotter
19 Nov 2014 21:48

The following calls were received by Sitka police by 8 a.m. today: Nov. 18 At 9 a.m. a DeArmond St [ ... ]

November 19, 2014 Community Happenings
19 Nov 2014 21:04

Harp Sing Set The 4th Sunday Sitka Sacred Harp Sing is set 3:30-5 p.m. Nov. 23 at the Pioneers Home [ ... ]

Student Funding Tops School Board’s List
18 Nov 2014 23:52

By SHANNON HAUGLAND Sentinel Staff Writer The Sitka School Board set its top priorities for fundin [ ... ]

Medical Training Unit Closed By SEARHC
18 Nov 2014 23:52

By SHANNON HAUGLAND Sentinel Staff Writer Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium has closed i [ ... ]

MEHS All-Girl Squad Wrestles in Ketchikan
18 Nov 2014 22:32MEHS All-Girl Squad Wrestles in Ketchikan

By Sentinel Staff Fourteen Mt. Edgecumbe High School girls wrestled tough Friday and Saturday, with [ ... ]

November 18, 2014 Police Blotter
18 Nov 2014 20:13

Police Blotter The following calls were received by Sitka police by 8 a.m. today: Nov. 17 At 10:1 [ ... ]

November 18, 2014 Police Blotter
18 Nov 2014 20:13

Police Blotter The following calls were received by Sitka police by 8 a.m. today: Nov. 17 At 10:1 [ ... ]

November 18, 2014 Community Happenings
18 Nov 2014 19:07

Little League Board to Meet Sitka Little League will hold a board of directors meeting 6 p.m. Tues [ ... ]

MEHS to Honor State Champion Volleyball Team
17 Nov 2014 23:21

Mt. Edgecumbe High School is inviting the public to join in a celebrating honoring the school’s gi [ ... ]

MEHS Volleyball Team Wins State Crown
17 Nov 2014 23:20MEHS Volleyball Team Wins State Crown

By SHANNON HAUGLAND Sentinel Staff Writer The Mt. Edgecumbe High School volleyball team fought off [ ... ]

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