Author Archives: Shady Grove Oliver, KSTK News

Harbor says ‘goodbye’ to dead cars, discharge

The regular meeting of the Port Commission was Monday. The Commission discussed boat insurance, dead cars, discharge pipes, and more. more

Totem Bar goes smoke-free

On Friday, the Totem Bar joins the Wrangell Elks Lodge and Rayme’s Bar as a non-smoking establishment. That leaves the Marine Bar as the last bar in town that plans to allow smoking inside. more

Keeping jobs local a priority for assembly

City Hall - Photo by Shady Grove Oliver/KSTK News

The assembly voted down a resolution updating the recommendation to transfer operations and maintenance of the Tyee hydroelectric facility to the Southeast Alaska Power Agency, or SEAPA. more

Peggy’s Corner, Mar. 9 – 15

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. 2 – 8

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, Feb. 23 – Mar. 1

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

March 11, 2014 Borough Assembly Meeting

Listen to the audio and read the agenda of the March 11, 2014 borough assembly meeting. more

Weekly Photo Contest

Aleisha - Rainbow over Woronofski

Each week, the photo with the most “likes” on Facebook will be featured as our cover photo and on kstk.org! The winner will also receive a KSTK Carabiner. To submit a photo, simply email it with your name and a brief description to asia@kstk.org. To view and “like” submitted photos, visit this week’s album on Facebook. more

Assembly seeks transparency in Tyee transfer

The regular meeting of the borough assembly is Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at 7pm. The assembly will revisit the discussion of SEAPA, TBPA and Tyee and the future of energy in the region. more

Citizens respond to trauma care fund cuts

The House Finance Committee took public comment on House Bill 266 and House Bill 267. Two community members from Wrangell testified via teleconference on the trauma care fund and HB266. more