Wilson will not seek re-election
WRANGELL - State Rep. Peggy Wilson will no longer represent the Wrangell area to the state legislature, starting with the election of her successor.
Wilson announced her plans Friday during a floor session of the state legislature, citing a desire to spend more time with her family. Wilson's mother will require help around the home, and several new great-grandchildren have arrived in the family, Wilson said.
"My mom isn't well," she said. "She's so fragile that she hasn't been outside all winter long."
"We've had four new great-grandbabies born since December, and another one on the way," s...