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Wrangell’s school board took a look at a new school bus during its meeting Monday. The bus replaces an older model that’s now retired.
Part owner of Etolin … more
The Tlingit Haida Central Council held a community fair in Wrangell Saturday. The event gave tribal members a chance to get info on programs and to get new enhanced tribal IDs.
The deadline to strike a deal on Canadian softwood lumber imports into the U.S. came and went Wednesday. The past agreement controlled Canadian lumber import prices which allowed Alaskan lumber to compete in the market. The U.S. Lumber Coalition said … more
The Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium announced Wednesday that it would be acquiring Wrangell based Alaska Island Community Services.
AICS CEO Mark Walker said the Wrangell operation will retain its name and continue operating out of its existing locations.
“All … more
City and Borough of Wrangell
Borough Assembly Meeting
Revised AGENDA (to add Item 13i & Executive Session)
October 11, 2016 – 7:00 p.m. Location: Assembly Chambers, City Hall
1. CALL TO ORDER
a. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE led by … more
The Wrangell Borough Assembly unanimously passed modifications to zoning ordinances to make way for marijuana businesses Tuesday. The ordinance lays out rules for all four types of marijuana licenses, growing, manufacturing, retail and testing.
Wrangell Economic Development Director, Carol Rushmore, … more
The Alaska Marine Highway System Tuesday released a proposed schedule for next summer.
Ferry system spokesman Jeremy Woodrow said it doesn’t show much of a decline compared to summer 2016. But he said the system will see about 10 fewer … more
A Wrangell Assembly member and Wrangell’s mayor were sworn in today. Assembly member Julie Decker and Mayor David Jack were both reelected and took their oaths at a special assembly meeting.
New assembly member Patty Gilbert will also take her … more