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Japonski Island walking routes help families get out for safer walks

Most of Sitka is on Baranof Island, but some families prefer to come to Japonski Island to take family walks with their kids. Japonski Island houses the Rocky Gutierrez Airport, the U.S. Coast Guard-Air Station Sitka, the SouthEast Alaska Regional … Continue reading

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Outside play connects kids to nature, provides a valuable education

We live in an outdoor paradise in Southeast Alaska, but our children still sometimes spend too much time indoors with video games, the computer or TV. A recent study from the Kaiser Family Foundation finds that children ages 8-18 spend … Continue reading

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