Monthly Archives: December 2012
For some, Christmas is a time to count your blessings — and to count your birds. The Wrangell community is once again participating in the Audubon Society’s Annual Christmas Bird Count. The nationwide bird … more
The Evergreen Road Improvement project may be delayed by a few more years because of a lack of funding. The project was aimed at solving the street’s structural problems from the ferry terminal to the airport and would have added … more
Alaska Island Community Services and the Petersburg Mental Health Trust recently completed a grant that surveyed local teens and adults about their alcohol usage. They learned how teens gain access to alcohol and when adults think enough is enough. KSTK’s … more
The Wrangell Medical Center administrative department has experienced extensive change over the past six months but their current interim administrator has committed to work with the community for at least the next year.
Marla Sanger arrived in Wrangell about a … more
The Borough Assembly met Tuesday night to discuss capital project funding and other administrative topics. They unanimously passed the Capital Improvement Projects list that was discussed during last week’s work session and will submit it to the State Legislature to … more
An initiative to reduce the sales tax from 7 percent down to 5.5 percent will go on the October 2013 ballot. Petition sponsors Ernie and Rhonda Christian gathered the required 94 signatures within the 90-day limit. Though citizens have ten … more