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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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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