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Rang to succeed Sanger as hospital CEO

Rang to succeed Sanger as hospital CEO

Wrangell Medical Center's Board of Directors announced Robert Rang will take over as the hospital CEO once Marla Sanger steps down Oct. 30. Rang is currently the long-term care administrator for the... Full story

Parks and Rec fee schedule takes effect Tuesday

Runners, swimmers and other fitness-minded folk are reminded that new fees for Wrangell’s Parks and Recreation Department facilities are set to take effect on Sept. 1. The new rates were approved by the Borough Assembly in July. A previous... Full story

Timber sale approved southwest of Wrangell

Earlier this month the United States Forest Service finalized a sizable timber sale on Etolin Island. The Tongass National Forest's Navy timber sale will make available for commercial harvest 13.1... Full story

The Way We Were

In the Sentinel 100, 75, 50 and 25 years ago. August 19, 1915: What is believed by J.E. Chilberg, prominent banker of Seattle, to be the biggest zone of lead, silver, zinc and copper ore ever found has been discovered on the Stikine River, forty...

Police reports

Monday, August 17 Noise Complaint. Group was given a verbal warning. Hit deer. Report of an assault; unfounded. Tuesday, August 18 Found property. Wednesday, August 19 Agency Assist—Medical Alarm. Potentially dangerous dog reported. Citations...

Fish Factor

One of the casualties of this year’s budget cuts was funds for a program aimed at discovering why Alaska’s Chinook salmon stocks have been declining since 2007. A five year, $30 million Chinook Salmon Research Initiative launched in 2013...

ADFG seeks action plan input

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is seeking feedback from the public on a document that will guide the agency’s conservation work over the next 10 years. The draft 2015 revision of Alaska’s Wildlife Action Plan is available now for public...

Classifieds from the Print Edition

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