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 By Larry Persily    News    February 22, 2024 

Wrangell officials concerned about ongoing population decline

Wrangell borough officials are concerned that Wrangell continues to lose population, while those who stay in town grow older and leave the workforce....

 

Yesterday's News News from 25-50-75-100 years ago

February 15, 1924 – Petersburg is a real home town. Home conditions are ideal. Lots for building can be bought from $50 up. There is just the right...

 
 By Olivia Rose    News    February 8, 2024

Resource fair connects with people experiencing housing insecurity

The seventh annual Project Connect Resource Fair was held in Petersburg on Jan. 30. Organized under...

 

Yesterday's News: News from 25-50-75-100 years ago

January 11, 1924 – With $30,000 capital, subscribed by forty residents of Wrangell, a cold storage plant will be erected at Wrangell and be placed...

 
 By Olivia Rose    News    December 28, 2023

Year in Review

In January The Petersburg Borough Assembly unanimously voted to award the construction contract for...

 
 By Larry Persily    News    October 5, 2023

Higher oil revenues will enable more spending on public needs

With high oil prices driving up state revenues, Southeast legislators say to expect a larger capital budget next year for public works projects, more...

 
 By Chris Basinger    News    June 1, 2023

RAC funding at risk if South Tongass membership numbers are not met

The U.S. Forest Service is still seeking volunteers to fill out seats on the South Tongass Secure...

 
 By Larry Persily    News    April 13, 2023

House puts together budget with one-time boost in school funding

The Petersburg School District would receive another injection of one-year additional state money under a budget headed toward approval in the Alaska...

 

Obituary: Paul Arnold Anderson Aug. 2, 1945 - Jan. 16, 2023

Paul Arnold Anderson, 77, passed away with family by his side at home in Petersburg, Alaska on Janua...

 

Yesterday's News News from 25-50-75-100 years ago

February 9, 1923 – The opening of the Million Dollar Club in Wrangell next Saturday night will without doubt be one of the greatest pleasure events...

 

2022: Year in Review

January Petersburg experienced record snowfall on New Year's Day with 17.5 inches of new snow on...

 
 By Larry Persily    News    December 1, 2022

School districts hope for more state funding next year

WRANGELL — School districts statewide be looking to the Legislature next year for an increase in state funding, but any boost in the state’s...

 

Yesterday's News News from 25-50-75-100 years ago

November 17, 1922 – In what is said to be an attempt to influence election judges in Southeastern Alaska, a suit was filed in the District Court rec...

 

To the Editor

Thank You To the Editor: We would like to express a heartfelt THANK YOU to the community of Petersburg and all the volunteers that made November Rain...

 

Years of flat state funding create budget stress for schools across Alaska

The Anchorage School District, which is considering the closure of six elementary schools amid a projected $68 million budget shortfall, isn’t the... Full story

 

Early voting open for midterm election

Early in-person voting for the 2022 state general election opened on Monday. Petersburg residents...

 
 By Larry Persily    News    May 12, 2022

Worker shortage 'is real,' says state labor economist

WRANGELL — Anyone who wants to get a pizza midweek at the Marine Bar or a steak or burger at the Elks Lodge knows that worker shortages have forced...

 

Yesterday's News News from 25-50-75-100 years ago

April 21, 1922 A reef of gold bearing ore several hundred feet in width and over five miles in length, which runs from four to twelve dollars in...

 

House budget would send extra $263,000 to Petersburg School District

The state budget plan adopted by the House earlier this month includes an additional $263,000 in...

 

Yesterday's News

March 10, 1922 The pupils of the first and second grades received a vacation on Friday owing to the illness of Miss Edna Miller, teacher in that...

 
 By Marc Lutz    News    January 27, 2022

School day face mask protest attracts 14 Wrangell students

WRANGELL – The kids gathered atop the sledding hill across from Evergreen Elementary, next to a...

 

Petersburg recovers from heavy snow and rain

Southeast Alaska was covered in a fresh layer of snow last weekend followed by rainfall which caused... Full story

 

2021: Year in Review

January The assembly approved of a COVID-19 dashboard which tracked cases in the community. Local...

 

Surrendered moose meat goes to local causes

Beginning Friday, Alaska Wildlife Troopers, with the help of many organizations in Petersburg,...

 

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