COVID-19 update 9-27
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - 113 new cases of COVID were reported in Juneau over the weekend by the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services. 111 were residents, and 2 were nonresidents. the City and Borough of Juneau reported two new deaths in Juneau due to COVID-19. A female Juneau resident in her 50s died on Sunday, September 26, and a male Juneau resident in his 60s died at Bartlett Regional Hospital earlier Monday.
Aggressive river otters attack people, dogs in Anchorage
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Residents of Alaska’s largest city often contend with bears and moose, but state officials are warning of another wild animal that has been causing problems.
SEACC anticipating public comment period aimed at rescinding Alaska Specific Roadless Rule
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Repeal of the Alaska Specific Roadless Rule put in place by the Trump Administration is being dismantled by the Biden Administration although it is not yet a done deal.
Juneau Symphony selected to represent Alaska in national online symphony event
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau Symphony was selected to represent Alaska in the United Symphonies of America! national online showcase event slated for Thursday.
Juneau property taxes due by end of September
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Property tax is due to the City and Borough of Juneau by the end of the day Thursday, September 30.
Sitka Ham Radio Club
Sitka Ham Amateur Radio Klub - SHARK - meets 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month at the Sitka Sportsman's Association: 5211 Halibut Point Road. All interested in ham radio are welcome. For information contact Darryl Ault AL7W at 738-4539, firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Facebook Group.at None
Ride to Read
Transportation can be tricky, and Sitka Public Library is here to help! We have funds available to help community members access transportation to the library. If you’re interested, please contact us at 747-4020 or email email@example.com. This program is made possible through a generous donation from the Friends of Sitka Public Library.at Sitka Public Library
SEARHC Mass Casualty Exercise
This is a unique opportunity to become part of your community’s efforts to be better prepared to respond to an emergency. This exercise will give hospital caregivers a chance to test their emergency preparedness plans and procedures. Will have the opportunity to play the role of someone injured during the event, the role of media covering the event, the role of a concerned friend/family member or community member. Participants must be 18+ years old or have parental consent, should be prepared to be moulaged and must be willing to commit around five hours of time.at Mt. Edgecumbe Medical Center