The Salty Dog Rally was expected to bring 40 yachts and a lot of business to Wrangell this week. The rally was canceled after the Wrangell Chamber of Commerce and local businesses put time, effort and money into planning for the influx of tourists.
The Old Willow Town Dancers, with students in the community’s Johnson-O'Malley Program, performed at Celebration 2014 in Juneau.
Wrangell officials have agreed to take over the Meyers Chuck dock. The state will provide funds for a replacement.
Borough Manager Jeff Jabusch says electric rates will go up 5 percent across the board next month. Water, sewer and garbage fees will increase between 4 and 6 percent.
More than half of Southeast Alaska’s school districts have hired new superintendents this year. Why are so many leaving and what impact will that have?
All Southeast legislative incumbents face challengers this year. A dozen people put their names in the hat by Monday’s filing deadline.
The U.S. Forest Service is moving closer to selling old-growth timber stands on roaded areas of Wrangell Island.
A measure before Sealaska shareholders could alter the way board elections are held. And that could bring leadership changes.
A dock and float-plane site between Wrangell and Ketchikan could be on track to be rebuilt. The Meyers Chuck dock is on the Cleveland Peninsula off Clarence Strait.
Anglers are getting their gear ready for Southeast's many salmon derbies. Wrangell, Juneau, Ketchikan, Craig-Klawock, Petersburg and Sitka are among contest locations.