Author Archives: Shady Grove Oliver, KSTK News

Peggy’s Corner, Apr. 6 – 12

Representative Peggy Wilson - photo courtesy of http://house.legis.state.ak.us/rep.php?id=wls

Peggy’s Corner of the House is the weekly legislative session update from Wrangell Republican Representative Peggy Wilson in Juneau. more

Peggy’s Corner, Mar. 30 – Apr. 5

Representative Peggy Wilson - photo courtesy of http://house.legis.state.ak.us/rep.php?id=wls

Peggy’s Corner of the House is the weekly legislative update from Wrangell Republican Representative Peggy Wilson in Juneau. more

Peggy’s Corner, Mar. 23 – 29

Representative Peggy Wilson - photo courtesy of http://house.legis.state.ak.us/rep.php?id=wls

Peggy’s Corner of the House is the weekly legislative update from Wrangell Republican Representative Peggy Wilson in Juneau. more

Peggy’s Corner, Mar. 16 – 22

Representative Peggy Wilson - photo courtesy of http://house.legis.state.ak.us/rep.php?id=wls

Peggy’s Corner of the House is the weekly legislative update from Wrangell Republican Representative Peggy Wilson in Juneau. more

National Poetry Month, April 5, 2014

April is National Poetry Month. In celebration, KSTK is airing poetry written and read by local artists every Friday before the Alaska Fisheries report at 5:30pm. This week features Shady Grove Oliver, Jing O’Brien, Laura Helgeson, Helen Decker and Kayla Hay. more

Nitty, gritty Betties skate to victory

Garnet Grit Betties bout - Photo by Shady Grove Oliver/KSTK

Wrangell’s roller derby team, the Garnet Grit Betties, held their first home bout last weekend. They skated against a team called Southeast Shakedown– composed of derby girls from around the state. Some skaters traveled thousands of miles just to help give the Betties a bout. more

April 8, 2014 Borough Assembly Meeting

Listen to the audio and read the agenda of the April 8, 2014 borough assembly meeting. more

Letter calls on SEAPA, assemblies to “cease and desist”

Letter

The borough assembly last night voted to postpone discussion of a controversial letter until the next regular meeting. The letter calls for the Southeast Alaska Power Agency and the borough assemblies of Wrangell and Petersburg to “cease and desist” negotiations until Thomas Bay can play a more active role. more

WMC Fair promotes healthy living in Wrangell

Wrangell Medical Center’s annual health fair was Saturday, April 5th. The Nolan Center was packed full of venders and visitors with one mission- promoting healthy living in Wrangell. more

Community Wide Disaster Drill

On Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014, at 6:00 pm, Wrangell will hold an inter-agency disaster drill. The purpose of this drill is to give Wrangell’s emergency responders and medical teams the opportunity to practice their response in the event of a community wide emergency. This event will be a drill, not a real emergency . No action from community members will need to be taken. more