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David Jack runs for mayor

david jackThere are two candidates for Wrangell Borough Mayor in the Oct. 7 City and Borough of Wrangell regular election. Incumbent Mayor David Jack is running against Kipha Valvoda for another two-year term.

Eagle runs for school board

susan eagleIncumbent school board president Susan Eagle is running against Aleisha Mollen for another three-year term on the board.

Mollen runs for school board

aleisha mollenThere is one open seat on the Wrangell Public School Board for the Oct. 7 City and Borough of Wrangell regular election. Aleisha Mollen is running against incumbent school board president Susan Eagle for a three-year term as school board member.

Moorhead runs for Port Commission

walter moorheadWalter Moorhead is running unopposed for a three-year term on the Port Commission in the Oct. 7 City and Borough of Wrangell regular election.

Rooney runs for seat on borough assembly

becky rooneyThere are three Wrangell Borough Assembly seats on the ballot for the Oct. 7 regular election. Becky Rooney is running unopposed for a one-year term as an assembly member.

Borough assembly moves forward with animal control ordinance

City Hall - Photo by Shady Grove Oliver/KSTKThe Wrangell Borough Assembly Tuesday unanimously gave first-round approval to two ordinances related to animal control. The ordinances aim to deal with the problem of unaccompanied dogs wandering the streets.

Prysunka runs for seat on borough assembly

Steve Prysunka - Photo by Asia Fisher/KSTKThere are three Wrangell Borough Assembly seats on the ballot for the Oct. 7 election. Stephen Prysunka is running unopposed for a three-year term as an assembly member.

Chloe Massin to serve 45-day sentence for felony assault

Local resident Chloe Massin was sentenced Monday at the Wrangell Courthouse to serve 45 days in prison for felony assault. Although the minimum sentence for felony assault is five years, Prosecutor Jane Seaton requested a much shorter sentence.

Mitchell runs for seat on borough assembly

Mark Mitchell is running unopposed for a three-year term as an assembly member. In this interview, he talks about his priorities for the borough assembly.

WMC chief financial officer resigns

WMC logoThe chief financial officer of Wrangell Medical Center and Alaska Island Community Services has resigned to pursue a different job opportunity. The WMC Board of Directors discussed possible courses of action to fill the CFO position, but they did not make a decision.