Monthly Archives: September 2013

Sitka National Historical Park celebrates ‘Helping Hands for America’s Lands’ during National Public Lands Day on Sept. 28

SITKA NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK — On Saturday, Sept. 28, tens of thousands of volunteers, including those in Sitka, will visit their favorite parks, beaches, wildlife preserves, or forests and chip in to help improve these treasured places. They will be … Continue reading

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Seventh annual Sitka Health Summit helps celebrate a culture of wellness in Sitka

The seventh annual Sitka Health Summit is coming up, and this year’s event features health fair, lunch-and-learn, community planning day and community wellness awards. This annual event got its start in 2007, when leaders from Sitka Community Hospital and the SouthEast … Continue reading

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19th annual Running of the Boots costumed fun run raises funds for Sitka Local Foods Network

It’s time to dig your XtraTufs out of the closet and gussy them up. The 19th annual Running of the Boots begins at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 28, at the big tents near St. Michael of the Archangel Russian … Continue reading

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