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Wrangell Assembly Files for FERC Permit

WRANGELL 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…..

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Habituation allows bears and people to coexist at Anan Creek

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The fifth annual Bearfest started Wednesday, bringing researchers to Wrangell to discuss the symposium theme, “Bears and People.” At the Anan WIldlife Observatory, a careful relationship is maintained between bears and the people who come to watch them fish. more

Assembly awards contract for downtown waterfront development plan

Wrangell's Assembly holds a budget hearing at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in City Hall. (File Photo)
The Wrangell Borough Assembly Tuesday awarded a contract to prepare a development plan for Wrangell’s downtown waterfront. Assembly members also voted to approve a new heated shed for the water filtration system at the Marine Service Center. more