Monthly Archives: October 2012

10-30-12 Borough Assembly Meeting

Listen to the audio from the Oct. 30, 2012 Wrangell Borough Assembly Meeting and see the agenda.

Economic development committee pushing for Institute Property plan

Wrangell's Assembly holds a budget hearing at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in City Hall. (File Photo)During the committee’s meeting Monday night, members decided to move forward with a request that the assembly begin accepting development ideas and proposals for a possible sale of the property.

Ferry Taku passenger service cancelled

The ferry was tied up in Petersburg Monday morning after reportedly having steering problems.

Wrangell’s Garnet Grit Betties are recruiting

Wrangell's Garnet Grit Betties are looking for fresh talent.Wrangell’s roller derby ladies meet Wednesday and Sunday evenings at the skating rink inside Hope Community Church.

The Borough has accepted a settlement offer with Selle-Rea and former board members

The settlement agreement requires $250,000 to be returned to the city and the dismissal of the borough’s lawsuit along with Selle-Rea’s counterclaim.

Southeast communities gather in Wrangell to discuss sustainability

The group has been discussing projects in their communities that focus on using natural resources in a responsible, sustainable way.

House District 33 Forum

Candidates Kyle Johansen, Matt Olsen and Peggy Wilson took part in a live forum hosted by KRBD.

WMC receives award for offering quality care

The Gold Pan Quality Achievement Award is on display in the hospital's main lobby.The facility is one of four hospitals to receive the Gold Pan Quality Achievement Award.

Three candidates are vying for HD33 seat

Wrangell is now included in the newly-drawn House District 33.After the state amended the boundary lines earlier this year, the new region combines Districts 1 and 2 and now includes Wrangell, Ketchikan, and Coffman Cove, among others.

Live candidate forums on KSTK

Voters will decide statewide offices during the Nov. 6 election.

The House District 33 Forum: Tuesday Oct. 23, 7-9 p.m.
Peggy Wilson, Matt Olsen and Kyle Johansen

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