Petersburg Pilot -

Home and Garden Edition, 2019

One more summer to go for the Grogan residence


August 1, 2019

Brian Varela / Petersburg Pilot

John and Margaret Grogan relax on their front porch. John has his chair picked out already because where he sits on the left is most protected from the wind.

For the third summer in a row, John and Margaret Grogan continue to work on their brand new home on Gjoa St., but construction is anticipated to be complete next summer.

"We're in the home stretch," said Margaret. "We're getting there."

For 18 years the Grogans have lived in Petersburg. John ran Grogan Aviation Maintenance and Margaret taught art at the Petersburg School District. The couple moved to Juneau in 1996, but John was soon transferred to Boise by the United States Forest Service. Then in 2016, the Grogans were back in Petersburg visiting friends when the thought of moving back t...

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