Representative elect Rebecca Himschoot visits Petersburg for community office hours

Sitka teacher Rebecca Himschoot will take office as the District 2 House representative in the state legislature in January. District Two includes Petersburg, Sitka, Yakutat, Craig, Hoonah, Kake, and much of Southeast Alaska. Himschoot, who is an independent, will be replacing Representative Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins, who held the position for ten years. Kreiss-Tomkins is a Democrat. Himschoot visited Petersburg over the holidays with Kreiss-Tomkins and held office hours to hear from residents.

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