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 By Jess Field    News    May 19, 2022 

Decades of Viking shenanigans

Forty-five years ago, Kathi Hammer was helping Carol Hall at a concession booth downtown, during...

 
 By James Brooks    News    May 19, 2022 

Legislature approves budget with $3,200 payout per Alaskan

Three minutes before 11 p.m. on the last day of its regular session, the Alaska Legislature... Full story

 
 By Chris Basinger    News    May 19, 2022 

Assembly approves budget in second reading

The Petersburg Borough Assembly voted 5-2 in favor of the FY23 budget in its second reading Monday...

 
 By Chris Basinger    News    May 19, 2022 

New principal visits Petersburg last week

Ambler Moss, the Petersburg School District's new secondary school principal, and his wife Thandar...

 
 By Chris Basinger    News    May 19, 2022 

Bystanders jump into action to put out boat fire

The Petersburg Volunteer Fire Department responded to a fire in Middle Harbor on Monday after smoke...

 
 News    May 19, 2022 

Homer artist visiting Petersburg gives insights into the natural world

Homer artist Kim McNett taught children and adults in Petersburg how to create a "nature journal"...

 
 News    May 19, 2022 

USCG to conduct waterborne missions in Petersburg this summer

From June through August, personnel from the U.S. Coast Guard Maritime Safety and Security Teams and Coast Guard Sector Juneau will be in Petersburg...

 
 By Chris Basinger    News    May 19, 2022 

Assembly makes child care task force appointments

The Petersburg Borough Assembly voted unanimously to appoint 11 people to the Early Childhood Education Task Force during Monday’s meeting. The...

 
 News    May 19, 2022 

Search ends for woman who fell from cruise ship in Alaska

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended the search for a 40-year-old woman who fell overboard off a cruise ship in Alaska’s...

 
 By Larry Persily    News    May 19, 2022 

Columbia's return nowhere on the horizon

The largest of the state ferries, the 499-passenger Columbia, was still listed as inactive on the Transportation Department website as of Monday,...

 
 By Larry Persily    News    May 19, 2022 

Senator wants Alaska to set up its own flood insurance program

Alaska property owners have paid more than four times as much in premiums than they received back in claims under the National Flood Insurance...

 
 By Marc Lutz    News    May 19, 2022 

Teen broadcasts love of learning to ensure survival of Lingít language, culture

WRANGELL - It's not uncommon for high school students to learn a second language. It's a bit rarer...

 
 By Chris Basinger    News    May 12, 2022

South Harbor dredging to begin this October

Following a successful bid opening, the South Harbor dredge project is gearing up toward an October...

 
 By Chris Basinger    News    May 12, 2022

PSD offers contract to new secondary school principal

The Petersburg School District has made a contract offer to a new secondary school principal which w...

 
 By Chris Basinger    News    May 12, 2022

FY23 budget passes first reading in close vote

The Petersburg Borough Assembly voted in a close 4-3 vote in favor of the borough's proposed FY23...

 
 By Larry Persily    News    May 12, 2022

Trident will keep Wrangell plant closed another year

WRANGELL - Seattle-based Trident Seafoods will not open its Wrangell processing plant this summer,...

 

Pilot wins two Alaska Press Club awards

Petersburg Pilot reporter Chris Basinger won a second-place award for Best Public Safety Reporting...

 
 By Jess Field    News    May 12, 2022

One survivor's story: How art can help others

As part of the Working Against Violence for Everyone (WAVE) anniversary celebration at the end of...

 
 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...

 
 By Sarah Aslam    News    May 12, 2022

Tidal Network internet tower delivery delayed

WRANGELL — A pair of mobile towers on wheels that were anticipated to arrive this month in Wrangell for a pilot broadband network have been delayed...

 
 By Larry Persily    News    May 12, 2022

Legislation would allow online raffle sales to continue

Unless the Legislature acts, Alaska nonprofits will have to stop selling raffle tickets online June 30. The state has allowed online sales by register...

 
 By Chris Basinger    News    May 5, 2022

Assembly votes in opposition of landless legislation

The Petersburg Borough Assembly voted to write a letter opposing proposed legislation that would...

 
 By Chris Basinger    News    May 5, 2022

Sandy Beach Road properties sell for combined $407,500

Two Sandy Beach Road properties owned by the Petersburg Borough were sold in a public outcry...

 

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