Erin McKinstry & Katherine Rose, KCAW - Sitka

A girl wearing a mask on the beach in a rainy rocky area

New climate action task force to tackle Sitka’s carbon footprint

Tackling the global crisis can be daunting, but in Sitka, the city assembly and a group of concerned citizens are taking action with the revival of a decade-old task force.

National conversations about policing and race continue in small-town Alaska

The national conversation around systemic racism and police violence against people of color has reached pretty much every corner of the country, including the small Southeast Alaska community of Sitka.