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Valery McCandless returns from the big city

WRANGELL, ALASKA Former two-term mayor of Wrangell, Valery McCandless, recently spent the past year in New York City with her daughter, Trina. McCandless worked as a liaison for a children's hospital, navigated her way through Manhattan by subway, and, even among the city's 8-million people, found a special place for escape.
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