The Wrangell Planning and Zoning Commission approved a controversial temporary use permit for a rock crusher and asphalt plant. Community members spoke out both in favor of and against the permit. The crusher and plant will be located in the vicinity of 9 mile Zimovia Highway, on the property owned by Brett Woodbury.
Last month, several trees were removed from a parcel of Mental Health Trust Land in Wrangell. The trees were near a series of power lines. But, there have been concerns about whether or not the cut was done properly.
The jury reached a verdict in the State v. Marshall trial Saturday in Wrangell. Marshall was alleged to have assaulted his former girlfriend in Bloom’s Trailer Court in December 2011.
The trial of State v. Marshall continues Friday in Wrangell. Defendant Steven Marshall also took the stand in the late afternoon. He was questioned by the defense.
54-year old Steven Marshall of Wrangell is on trial the week of June 3-8 in Wrangell. There are seven felony charges.
A Wrangell resident faces charges of assault, sexual assault, and solicitation for murder. He is set to go on trial this week in Wrangell.