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Parnell on the fence about transportation fund

Photo courtesy of http://gov.alaska.gov/parnell/press-room/official-portraits.html

Photo courtesy of http://gov.alaska.gov/parnell/press-room/official-portraits.html

 

Governor Sean Parnell visited Wrangell and Petersburg on Monday. While in Wrangell, he met with the mayor, city manager, and school officials, among others.

KSTK’s Shady Grove Oliver spoke with the governor about a wide range of topics from timber to ferries.

Over the next few days, we’ll hear portions of that interview.

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In this second part, Governor Parnell speaks about transportation and ferry service in Southeast.

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