Hoonah
web-posted Wednesday, August 16, 2017
It’s a cloudy Tuesday in July. At 4 a.m., it’s already light out, and Jeff Feldpausch and Mike Smith are preparing for a trip up to Sitkoh Bay to harvest sockeye salmon and halibut. It’s just another day in the office for them: a boat trip to a remote area of Southeast Alaska to harvest food for the Sitka Tribe of Alaska’s (STA) Traditional Foods Program.
web-posted Wednesday, August 2, 2017
This past Saturday The Southeast Alaska Food Bank handed out 1,595 pounds of free food to those in the community that are in need.
web-posted Wednesday, August 2, 2017
On a sunny Tuesday morning, Joe Orsi of Orsi Organic Produce gave a tour of his 5,000 square foot garden located north of Auke Bay in Juneau. He showed his vegetable plots — from potatoes, carrots and tomatoes to cucumber, garlic, and pea shoots — to fruit from his blueberry and raspberry bushes and apple tree.
web-posted Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Ruth and William Brown are the founders of the Hoonah Baptist Mission whose goal is to serve the community with true kindness. Their latest planned addition to the Mission is a rehabilitation center for those with substance abuse problems.
web-posted Wednesday, June 21, 2017
The Sitka Summer Musical Festival has big dreams and they are taking actions to make them come true.
web-posted Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Once again, the shoreline of Bartlett Cove in Glacier Bay National Park welcomed hundreds of tribal members and other visitors – this time to celebrate the raising of two totem poles in front of Xunaa Shuká Hít, Huna Ancestors’ House.
web-posted Wednesday, May 17, 2017
On Saturday, May 6 the Hoonah Volunteer Fire Department (HVFD) responded to a trailer house fire on Garteeni Highway.
web-posted Wednesday, May 3, 2017
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