Tag Archives: Wrangell Assembly

Your budget-gap solution might be more complicated than you think

Estimated jobs lost for various potential fiscal solutions. (Graph couresy of Muhcine Guettabi)

With the state’s fiscal woes looming over the next legislative session, there is a lot of talk about how to fill its multi-billion-dollar budget gap. Among the many suggestions are taxes, and communities are weighing several options. One suggestion is … more

Mark Mitchell appointed to Wrangell Assembly

Wrangell’s newest Borough Assembly member is a relatively recent arrival. Mark Mitchell calls himself a semi-retired Colorado rancher.

Assembly takes up attorney access, tidelands lease

city hallWho should be allowed to contact Wrangell’s municipal attorney? That’s one of the questions before the borough assembly at its meeting this week.

Wrangell tries to strip hospital board powers

The Wrangell Assembly wants to take away many of the powers of the town’s elected hospital board. It’s the latest development in an ongoing battle between the Wrangell Borough and its publicly-funded hospital.