Monthly Archives: April 2011

The birds are back:Stikine River Birding Festival soars in spring

The Stikine River Birding Festival is underway with arts and crafts, special guests, and outdoor recreation all as a way to kick off spring in Wrangell. KSTK’s Charlotte Duren has more…

Wrangell concerned about district boundaries

Many Alaskans wonder how new legislative district boundaries will affect their regions. KSTK’s Charlotte Duren takes a look at draft plans for Southeast and what they could mean for Wrangell…

Parade celebrates "Blue Ribbon" award

Students from Evergreen Elementary paraded through downtown Wrangell Tuesday (4/26) morning to celebrate being a Blue Ribbon School. KSTK's Charlotte Duren has more...

Summit looks to spur southeast’s small mill industry

Small mill operators, community leaders, the general public will soon gather for a small mill and forest products summit. The purpose of the summit is to get people thinking about timber in Wrangell and how to support local forest based jobs. KSTK’s Charlotte Duren has more…

Kids hit the beach for annual "Sea" Day

Kids scoured the land and the sea on Wednesday (April 20) for the school’s annual "Sea" Day. KSTK’s Charlotte Duren has the story…

Bearfest bears get a new look

Evergreen Elementary is getting ready for Bear Fest… The kids did their part to get the bears out of hibernation. KSTK’s Charlotte Duren has more…

State holds public hearing for proposed hospital

Wednesday (April 20th) evening a public hearing was held at the Nolan Center to discuss the Certificate of Need for the Wrangell Medical Center's replacement facility. KSTK’s Charlotte Duren has the report…

Evergreen Elementary celebrates with parade

Evergreen Elementary is celebrating academic success and is planning a parade for everyone who has made it possible. KSTK’s Charlotte Duren has more...

It pays to be fit: New health program offers cash incentive

The Wrangell Medical Center is challenging the community to a year-long program to promote better health and physical activity for all ages… KSTK’S Charlotte Duren has the report...

Wrangell cleans up

Spring has sprung. The sun was shining Saturday (April 16) and the people of Wrangell were out in full force cleaning up every street, alleyway, and ditch in town…KSTK’s Charlotte Duren has more…