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Tax Free Days remain popular in Wrangell

WRANGELL A struggling economy doesn't seem to stop locals from coming out on Tax Free Days in Wrangell. The borough sales tax is set aside twice a year so shoppers can get more bang for their buck. But, how does a once-thriving timber community that has seen local businesses disappear hold such days? KSTK's Tony Gorman has more.
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The Wrangell Wolves and Lady Wolves travel to Petersburg this weekend to take on the Petersburg Vikings and Lady Vikings for Petersburg Homecoming Weekend. KSTK will air the boys and girls varsity games both nights. Friday, January 30th - Boys at 6:15 pm, Girls at 8:00 pm Saturday, January 31st - Girls at 5:30 and Boys at 7:45 Listen to the live play-by-play on KSTK fm 101.7 or stream live on this website. Go Big Red! more

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