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Sitka Tribe awarded foundation grant

SITKA - Sitka Tribe of Alaska is one of 30 recipients of the 2014 W.K. Kellogg Foundation...academic and opportunity gap between Native and non-Native students, Sitka Tribe of Alaska's 'Wooch.een Yei Jigaxtoonei: Working Together' project...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-20/sitka-tribe-awarded-foundation-grant
News
School briefs

...participated in the program, only the top five from each division were invited to the State Bowl. This year, teams from Cordova, Sitka, Fairbanks, Kenai, and Soldotna along with students from Hong Kong, China participated. Students were presented with a...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2014-04-20/school-briefs
Schools
What others say: Too many laws

This is an example of government overreach.Sitka's government has outlawed children in businesses that allow...their children are allowed to enter those businesses.The main Sitka event affected by the clarification is the American Legion Christmas...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-04-16/what-others-say-too-many-laws
Opinion
Season softball preview

...harbors some of the powerhouse teams like Sitka and Ketchikan, is gaining a state bid...question for teams statewide will be whether Sitka - which has won four straight state championships...the things that I saw when we visited (Sitka) last year was that they were mad a soccer...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2014-04-19/season-softball-preview
Sports
2014 prep baseball season approaching

...will also have to dig deep in their pockets.This year will bring a change in venue for the state tournament. Moller Park in Sitka will be the place to be on the weekend of June 5-7, meaning teams earning a state slot will have to scrounge up the change...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2014-04-19/2014-prep-baseball-season-approach
Sports
A veteran thanks Alaskan Vets Assisting Vets

I'm a disabled veteran with a beat up back and worse hearing. I recently moved to Kenai via Sitka via the lower 48. Being a lifelong waterman I came here to cross off commercial fishing in Alaska from my "bucket list." As...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-03-28/a-veteran-thanks-alaskan-
Letters
Education bill rewrite leaves some frustrated

...minority Democrats in voting against it. The lone minority Democrat to vote in support was Rep. Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins, D-Sitka.With the bill now before the Senate Finance Committee, Education Commissioner Mike Hanley said Tuesday that he would seek...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-08/education-bill-rewrite-leaves-some-f
News
Senate panel considers dual track tenure system

...rural schools would be if the community has more than 5,500 residents.The change would only affect Anchorage, Juneau, Sitka, Mount Edgecumbe and the Fairbanks North Star Borough, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Kodiak Island Borough and Ketchikan Gateway...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-31/senate-panel-considers-dual-track-te
News
Students learn traditional dance

SITKA, Alaska (AP) - Students at Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary this week learned...hold hands, have eye contact and reconnect with each other.She said the Sitka kids are easy to work with because they were already learning dances before...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-02-12/students-learn-traditi
Arts & Entertainment
Alaska Native languages bill draws criticism

...bill that's not there. Isaacson made his statement after the bill's co-sponsor Rep. Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins, D-Sitka, introduced an amendment clarifying recognition of the languages was merely symbolic and the bill was not introducing the languages...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-27-0
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