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New Medical Center Project receives $19.5 Million from USDA

WRANGELL The US Department of Agriculture announced this week that several projects in Southeast Alaska will receive funding with the New Wrangell Medical Center Project topping the list. The announcement was made during a press conference during the Tongass Futures Roundtable in Ketchikan. KSTK's Tony Gorman reports.
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