Banks -- Three banks are at the center of downtown, around 300 Lincoln St., with ATMs, which are also found at local grocery stores.

Hospital -- Sitka Community (tel. 907/747-3241) is at 209 Moller Dr.

Internet Access -- Try Highliner Coffee, on Lake Street near Seward Street, or the downtown post office.

Police -- Call tel. 907/747-3245 for nonemergency business.

Post Office -- At 338 Lincoln St.; it is open Saturday.

Taxes -- Sales tax is 5% October through March, 6% April through September. The tax on rooms totals 11% and 12%, respectively.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.