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 About Town    July 23, 2015 

Yesterday's News

July 24, 1915 – Professor Golder, of the University of Washington, claims to have discovered, through study of the government archives in Petrograd, that Russia's reason for selling Alaska was the fear that, when the country's richness in gold was...

 
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 About Town    July 16, 2015  
 About Town    July 16, 2015

Yesterday's News

July 24, 1915 – The Glacier Fish Company, which was organized by a number of substantial Tacoma business men about six months ago, has engaged Nels Nelson as buyer for this vicinity. Joseph Maddock, manager for the company, was a passenger for the...

 
 About Town    July 16, 2015  
 About Town    July 16, 2015  
 About Town    July 16, 2015

School News

Western Oregon University. Amanda Kubo has been placed on the Dean’s Honor Roll for spring term 2015 at Western Oregon University....

 
 About Town    July 16, 2015  
 About Town    July 9, 2015  
 About Town    July 9, 2015

Yesterday's News

June 10, 1915 – At an adjourned meeting of the council Thursday evening it was decided to send a delegate to Juneau to take up the matter of the building of the Petersburg – Scow Bay board walk with J.C. Hayes, superintendent of construction of...

 
 About Town    July 9, 2015

Borough Manager's Report

Borough Manager Steve Giesbrecht gave the following report at Monday’s regular Assembly meeting: - Utility bills mailed out at the end of the month will include scheduled rate increases for water (2 percent), wastewater (4.5 percent) and...

 
 About Town    July 9, 2015

Mayor's Report

At Monday’s Assembly meeting, Vice Mayor Cindi Lagoudaki reported that the Southeast Conference’s annual meeting will be held in Petersburg in September 2016. Organizational and planning meetings for the event, which will bring several visitors...

 
 About Town    July 9, 2015  
 About Town    July 9, 2015

Fourth of July winners

Log Roll: Men's - Max Peeler Women's - Sue Erickson (Over all champ as well) 2 x 6 Stomp – Team "7 different kinds of Smoke" with a time of 24.71 Giant Trike Race: Solo – Michael Cannidy Tandem...

 
 About Town    July 9, 2015  
 About Town    July 9, 2015  
 About Town    July 9, 2015

Approved by the Assembly

Though three Assembly members were absent for Monday’s meeting, but the quorum present—Cindi Lagoudakis, Nancy Strand, Jeigh Stanton Gregor and Bob Lynn— swiftly approved the following: - An ordinance adjusting the fiscal year 2016 budget for...

 
 About Town    July 2, 2015  
 About Town    July 2, 2015

Yesterday's News

July 3, 1915 – The Mariposa, which passed through the Narrows, south, Sunday, is said to have carried the most valuable cargo ever taken out of Alaska. It included 1,200 tons of copper ore, valued at $840,000; raw furs from the interior, $60,000;...

 
 About Town    July 2, 2015

Clarification

The June 25 edition of the Petersburg Pilot stated that Jacob Sturgeon had received a charge of misconduct involving a controlled substance in its Court section. That charge was dismissed due to a lack of probable cause. The Pilot regrets the...

 
 About Town    June 25, 2015  

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