Monthly Archives: January 2009

Wrangell Assembly Files for FERC Permit

The Wrangell Assembly votes to move forward with filing for a permit with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to develop and own hydroelectric energy at Ruth Lake. The move has been unpopular with surrounding communities. KSTK's Tony Gorman has more.....

WSI Avoids Auction, Files for Bankruptcy

Wrangell Seafoods, Incorporated, is temporarily off the auction block. Now, the defunct processor finds itself in bankruptcy court. KSTK's Tony Gorman reports.

Stranded Passengers Set to Leave

Mechanical problems on an Alaska Airlines flight left over 100 passengers stranded in Wrangell, earlier this week. KSTK's Tony Gorman has more.

2009 Polar Bear Swim

Wrangellites dove headfirst into the New Year with the 2009 Polar Bear Swim. KSTK's Tony Gorman was there to witness the craziness.

New Homecoming King and Queen

Seniors Davey Brown and Becca Rice were crowned 2009 WHS Homecoming King and Queen between WHS-PHS games.

Lady Wolves Drop Homecoming Weekend Contests

Lady Vikings sweep the Lady Wolves on Homecoming Weekend. KSTK's Tony Gorman has more.

Wolves Split with Petersburg on Homecoming Weekend

WHS Boys Hoops goes 1-1 against Petersburg during Homecoming Weekend. KSTK's Tony Gorman reports.

Wrangell School Board Appoints New Board Member

Last week, the Wrangell School Board appointed Susan Eagle to fill the vacant seat. KSTK's Tony Gorman has more.

WHS Boys Open Season with Loss

An Oregon high school's detour leads to a victory over the Wolves. KSTK's Tony Gorman reports.

50 Years of Statehood

It's been 50 years since Alaska became a state. Two Wrangellites of Tlingit decent, who have been fishing in the Southeast region, reflect on the historic event and how it affected their lives. KSTK's Tony Gorman reports.