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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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Wrangell hospital project closes contracts, starts fresh

The City and Borough of Wrangell and the Wrangell Medical Center closed a settlement this month with a company formerly contracted to help finance a new hospital building. After the hospital project stalled in 2012 with more than a million dollars spent on contracts, city and hospital officials are hoping for a fresh start. more

Salard’s jury trial set for February

The jury trial of a Wrangell doctor accused of possessing and distributing child pornography has been bumped nearly two months. Doctor Greg Salard’s defense attorney asked for delay until Feb. 23, 2015. more