Local News

Final results for Wrangell’s election

Borough Mayor
David L. Jack – 301
Donald James McConachie Sr. – 303

Assembly Member Seat C
James A. Stough – 468

Assembly Member Seat D
Pamella McCloskey – 504

Assembly Member Seat F
Maxyln J. Wiederspohn – 470
Billie Younce – 123

Port Commission
Clay Hammer (write-in candidate) – 134

School Board
Tamara Groshong – 440
Twyla Nore – 244
Kimmi (Krissy) Smith – 312
Kipha Valvoda – 81

Hospital Board
Judy K. Allen – 372
Barbara Conine – 379
Robert Henry – 366
Marlene Messmer – 397

Recent News

Hunters take near-record number of moose near Wrangell, Petersburg

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The Wrangell-Petersburg area’s month-long moose hunt ended last week with an almost-record harvest. The harvest from the Stikine River is also the highest going back to 1990. more

Wrangell doctor appears in court again after arrest for child porn

A Wrangell doctor arrested last week for possessing and distributing child pornography appeared in court again on Monday. Dr. Greg Salard arrived in U.S. District Court in Juneau dressed in orange prison garb and wearing handcuffs and leg shackles. more