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Wrangell Borough Assembly Meeting of December 17, 2015

Wrangell's Borough Assembly held a Special meeting Thursday, December 17th, 2015 in the Assembly Chambers. Click "more" to listen to audio of that meeting.

Holiday Open House

KSTK Christmas Holiday MugEveryone is invited to KSTK’s Holiday Open House on Monday evening, December 21st from 5 to 7 pm at KSTK. We hope you can stop by for some holiday cheer, finger food, and festive beverages! We’ll enjoy holiday music and draw the winning Alaska Airlines Round Trip for 2 raffle ticket live on air at 6:30 pm.

Magpie & Squid sets up shop for one month

magpie and squid shopA Wrangell artist who creates fused glass artwork and jewelry has been a fixture at community markets and bazaars in town. But this December, Magpie and Squid owner Kris Reed decided to open a store for just one month to sell her artwork and teach art classes.

WMC looks for solution to slow cash flow

Wrangell Medical Center board members heard Wednesday that the hospital’s cash flow is slowing down. But Wrangell Medical Center is in far better financial shape than it was at this time last year.

Head Start Sings Carols

HeadStart Christmas 2015Thanks to Head Start for their Christmas Carol performance live on the air! Did you miss it? Click the photo above to listen!

City Park gets a new log carving

city parkOn the beach at City Park, a large log with “Wrangell” carved into it has become a favorite spot for family photos. And the chainsaw carver who made that sign returned to Wrangell this week, and carved “Alaska” into a smaller log to go along with it.

Lower state test scores reflect more rigorous standards

amp logoWrangell parents recently received their children’s test scores from a new state assessment called the Alaska Measures of Progress.

P&Z continues initial review of transferred lands

map of land transferWrangell’s Planning and Zoning Commission met Thursday and came close to finishing its initial review of 9,000 acres of entitlement lands.

Petersburg-Wrangell priest dies after heart attack

weiseA Catholic priest who served parishes in Wrangell and Petersburg died Sunday night, 10 days after suffering a heart attack.

TAC ends series of meetings with review of forest plan proposal

tongassThe Tongass Advisory Committee ended a 16-month series of meetings Thursday, formally completing its effort to advise the Tongass National Forest in a transition from old to young growth logging.