Local News

Wrangell high school students will learn with laptops

WRANGELL, ALASKA Through a grant from the Association of Alaska School Boards' Consortium for Digital Learning, Wrangell will join nine other school districts throughout the state in getting laptops in their schools for the first time. The consortium aims at bringing digital learning into Alaska schools. The concept is known as the one-to-one program – one laptop for one student.
© Copyright, Wrangell Radio Group


Please read our comment guidelines.

Recent News

Wrangell election maintains status quo in local government

All incumbent candidates were re-elected to their positions in Tuesday's local election. Preliminary results show that proposition two narrowly passed, which makes Wrangell elected officials exempt from state financial disclosure laws. more

USFS moving forward with Anan dock despite concerns

anan trail
A controversial dock project at a popular bear observatory near Wrangell and Ketchikan is moving forward, despite continued opposition from tour operators and a lack of contractors interested in the work. The money for the dock was originally requested by Sen. Lisa Murkowski, and her spokesman now says the U.S. Forest Service’s dock plan is not consistent with its original intent. more