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Locals stock up on herring eggs

WRANGELL Wrangellites didn't have to go to Sitka to get their hands on fresh herring eggs. A fishing vessel from the area recently made a stop in Wrangell to share its harvest from this year's herring sac roe fishery. The event was made possible by SEARHC Traditional Foods. KSTK's Tony Gorman has more.
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Ferry, education cuts featured in Wrangell’s finance committee testimony

The ferry Aurora docks in Gustavus in 2010. Rough weather kept the ship from sailing its Lynn Canal routes twice this week. (Photo courtesy Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities)
Five Wrangell residents testified Wednesday at a House Finance Committee hearing on the state’s proposed operating budget. Several speakers expressed concerns about proposed cuts to the Alaska Marine Highway System and to educational programs. more

Salard trial delayed until May

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The jury trial of Wrangell doctor Greg Salard, accused of possessing and distributing child pornography, has been delayed another three months. Assistant Federal Defender Cara McNamara requested more time to prepare her defense. more