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KCAW-Raven Radio to host Only Fools Run At Midnight on Saturday, June 24

Mark your calendars! Sitka’s wildest running event, the 14th annual Only Fools Run at Midnight, is coming up at 11:59 p.m. on Saturday, June 24, with a brand new course. The race starts and finishes at Harrigan Centennial Hall and follows … Continue reading

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SAIL turns Only Fools Run At Midnight fun run over to CoastAlaska and KCAW in Sitka

Southeast Alaska Independent Living Inc. (SAIL), the organization behind the much-loved costumed fun run fundraiser, Only Fools Run at Midnight, is passing the reins to CoastAlaska Inc. public media. SAIL has organized the race to run simultaneously in Juneau, Ketchikan … Continue reading

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Sept. 18 landslides wipe out Starrigavan Valley watershed restoration projects

Heavy rains earlier this month triggered a series of landslides on Thursday, Sept. 18, that covered a 100-acre section of the Starrigavan Valley, a popular recreation area about 10 miles north of downtown Sitka. While the three landslides caused no … Continue reading

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Sitka Sound Science Center to host ‘Squishy Hike’ for young naturalists on Oct. 1

As part of the Scientists in the Schools program, the Sitka Sound Science Center will host a “Squishy Hike” group at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 1, at the Thimbleberry Trailhead. Select carpool space is available from the science center … Continue reading

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Rekindled Sitka Community Playground project group to meet on Thursday, Aug. 7

The steering committee for the proposed Sitka Community Playground will hold a public meeting and open house from 7-8 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 7, at Harrigan Centennial Hall. The playground steering committee will present information on the proposed location of … Continue reading

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Girls On The Run program to wind up Sitka season with five-kilometer run on Saturday, May 11

The Sitka chapter of the international Girls On The Run program will host its end-of-season event, a five-kilometer (3.1-mile) run at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 11, at the Sitka Sound Science Center. The event promotes empowerment for girls and education … Continue reading

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Ruffle your feathers and join the annual Parade of Species on Friday, April 19

Channel your inner eagle, urchin, bear or ladybug by wearing your Tongass-inspired costume during the Sitka Conservation Society‘s 12th annual Parade of Species on Friday, April 19. Gather at 2:30 p.m. at Totem Square, and the parade starts marching down … Continue reading

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