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Assembly approves Fire Dept. budget increase and street improvements

WRANGELL The Fire Department's budget gets bigger, improvements to Wood Street are on the way, and the late Senator Ted Stevens will be honored later this month. KSTK's Tony Gorman has more from this week's Wrangell Assembly meeting.

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Review of Red Chris Mine finds tailings dam concerns

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As Southeast Alaskans become more concerned about mine development in British Columbia, a copper and gold mine in the Stikine River watershed is expected to start full operations next month. But an independent review of its tailings facility found issues with the design. more

School board approves budget revision for tablets

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The Wrangell Public School Board approved budget revisions Monday that would provide tablet devices for all students in Kindergarten through eighth grade. more