PURPLE GIANT – Sitka master gardener Gerry Fleming holds up a giant rutabaga he recently harvested from his Dodge Circle garden. The vegetable weighed nearly five pounds. Fleming also had success growing tomatoes and peppers, including hot peppers this year. (Sentinel Photo by James Poulson)


Katlian Street Project Draws Large Turnout
29 Oct 2014 23:18Katlian Street Project Draws Large Turnout

By Sentinel Staff
    More than 40 people attended the organizing session of the “Celebrate Katl [ ... ]

Band Leader Takes Loss of Startdust Pay in Stride
29 Oct 2014 23:17Band Leader Takes Loss of Startdust Pay in Stride

By SHANNON HAUGLAND
Sentinel Staff Writer
    It was the Dusty 45s’ third year of playing for the [ ... ]

Contract Approved on Harbor Project
29 Oct 2014 23:15

By SHANNON HAUGLAND
Sentinel Staff Writer
    The Assembly wrapped up a light agenda in just over a [ ... ]

Kreiss-Tomkins Points to Success in Juneau
29 Oct 2014 23:14Kreiss-Tomkins Points to Success in Juneau

By TOM HESSE
Sentinel Staff Writer
    Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins, who represents Sitka in the state H [ ... ]

City Planner Reflects on 26 Years of Service
29 Oct 2014 23:12City Planner Reflects on 26 Years of Service

By SHANNON HAUGLAND
Sentinel Staff Writer
    When City Planning Director Wells Williams talks abou [ ... ]

October 29, 2014 Police Blotter
29 Oct 2014 20:10

The following calls were received by Sitka police by 8 a.m. today:
Oct. 28
At 7:08 a.m. a 911 caller o [ ... ]

October 29, 2014 Community Happenings
29 Oct 2014 19:12

    Youth Adventure
Club Set to Meet
    Southeast Alaska Independent Living invites stud [ ... ]

High School DDF Teams Earn Top Spots at Haines
28 Oct 2014 21:55

By SHANNON HAUGLAND
Sentinel Staff Writer
The Sitka High and Mt. Edgecumbe High School drama, debate a [ ... ]

October 28, 2014 Police Blotter
28 Oct 2014 21:53

The following calls were received by Sitka police by 8 a.m. today:
Oct. 20
Police checked on a man rep [ ... ]

October 28, 2014 Community Happenings
28 Oct 2014 18:11

    Chamber to Meet
  Donna Callistini, community disaster education specialist for the Loc [ ... ]

October 27, 2014 Police Blotter
27 Oct 2014 21:06

The following calls were received by Sitka police by 8 a.m. today:
Oct. 24
A Raleigh beach cruiser was [ ... ]

Sitka, MEHS Grind At Pilot Invitational
27 Oct 2014 21:03

By TOM HESSE
Sentinel Staff Writer
    Both Paul Johanson and Moses Jackson won their weight classe [ ... ]

Blatchley Tricked Out for Kids Carnival Saturday
24 Oct 2014 22:16Blatchley Tricked Out for Kids Carnival Saturday

By SHANNON HAUGLAND
Sentinel Staff Writer
    At the Blatchley Kids Carnival Saturday, you can cata [ ... ]

October 24, 2014
24 Oct 2014 21:21

The following calls were received by Sitka police by 8 a.m. today:
Oct. 23
At 12:55 p.m. a woman was r [ ... ]

October 24, 2014 Community Happenings
24 Oct 2014 19:04

    Preschool Story
Time on Tap
    ‘‘Mouse’s First Halloween’’ by Lauren Thomp [ ... ]

The Movie Review: John Wick
24 Oct 2014 19:00

    “John Wick” has absolutely no right being as good as it is. “Wick” is incredibly styl [ ... ]

Branding Expert Outlines Plan to Lure Visitors
23 Oct 2014 22:50Branding Expert Outlines Plan to Lure Visitors

By TOM HESSE
Sentinel Staff Writer
    Sitka’s branding effort got underway this week with a warn [ ... ]

Death of Bear One of Several In Same Area
23 Oct 2014 22:50

By Sentinel Staff
    Alaska Department of Fish and Game said today that the bear found dead on Fr [ ... ]

Sacred Harp Music Singers Convene in Sitka
23 Oct 2014 22:50Sacred Harp Music Singers Convene in Sitka

By SHANNON HAUGLAND
Sentinel Staff Writer
    Sacred harp singer Elene Stovall was just 12 when she [ ... ]

October 23, 2014 Police Blotter
23 Oct 2014 19:40

Police Blotter
The following calls were received by Sitka police by 8 a.m. today:
Oct. 22
A charge of u [ ... ]

October 23, 2014 Community Happenings
23 Oct 2014 18:01

Kids to Guess
    Pumpkin Costumes
Children are invited to Kettleson Memorial Library for a  [ ... ]

Front Yard Stands For Local Produce Approved
22 Oct 2014 22:27

By SHANNON HAUGLAND
Sentinel Staff Writer
    The Sitka Planning Commission approved a process Tues [ ... ]

School Board Tours New Vo-Tech Building
22 Oct 2014 22:27School Board Tours New Vo-Tech Building

By TOM HESSE
Sentinel Staff Writer
    School Board members got a look at Sitka High’s expanding  [ ... ]

Fish & Game Investigates Bear’s Death
22 Oct 2014 22:26

By SHANNON HAUGLAND
Sentinel Staff Writer
    The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is investigati [ ... ]

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