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Stories with place: Sitka
  • Alaska ferry delayed 3 days, engine problems blamed 
    Updated: Jul-17-15 4:11 pm

    JUNEAU, Alaska - Those who had hoped to catch a ride on the Alaska ferry Columbia Tuesday should be able to depart sometime Friday.

  • Forest service, Sitka restore gold mining site in land swap 
    Updated: Jul-13-15 9:32 am

    SITKA, Alaska - A 48-acre piece of land that was formerly the site of gold mining efforts in southeastern Alaska is growing wild again as the result of conservation efforts included in a land swap between Sitka and the U.S. Forest Service.

  • 'Lost' couple found at Sitka circus 
    Updated: Jul-03-15 11:09 am

    SITKA, Alaska - A search for a California couple whose Sitka bed-and-breakfast host reported them missing came to a happy end when police discovered the couple had been at the circus.

  • University of Alaska Southeast director won't take job 
    Updated: Jul-02-15 12:58 pm

    SITKA, Alaska - According to University of Alaska Southeast officials, the newly named director of the Sitka campus will no longer be taking the position. The news comes a little less than a week before Chris Gilmer was supposed to begin.