House District 36 candidates, independent Dan Ortiz and Republican Bob Sivertsen, squared off in a town hall debate in the Wrangell Assembly chambers Wednesday.http://www.kstk.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/26TownHall.mp3
Both Ortiz and Sivertsen agree on most things, resource development, finding additional revenue sources … more
Three Southeast ports landed some of last year’s largest volumes of seafood in the U.S. according to a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration report released Wednesday.
Petersburg, Ketchikan, Sitka and Juneau were among the list of several major U.S. ports. … more
The first month of the fall Dungeness crab season is off to a slow start in the Wrangell and Petersburg area. Adam Messmer is a shellfish biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.
“Yea, the catch is slightly … more
The Wrangell Assembly passed a zoning ordinance last week that made way for marijuana businesses in Wrangell. Now, Wrangell’s only proposed pot business, Happy Cannabis, is initiating its applications with the state, beginning the final push for construction to be … more
House District 36 incumbent Dan Ortiz called for Republican candidate Bob Sivertsen to denounce so-called “dark money” in this year’s campaign on Monday.
He was referring to the independent expenditure group known as Southeast Voters for Bob Sivertsen, which has … more
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