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Petersburg, Alaska is located in Wrangell Petersburg County. Zip codes in Petersburg, AK include 99833. The median home price in Petersburg is $225,000. More Petersburg information.

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Saturday Aug 30 | Seward City News

Memorial Service for William G. "Jerry" Blair

William G. "Jerry" Blair, 81, of Seward, Alaska passed away on August 22, 2014, surrounded by his loving family.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

KTOO-TV Juneau

Petersburg man indicted for explosives

A grand jury has indicted 59-year-old Mark Weaver of Petersburg for possession of unregistered explosives.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

KTOO-TV Juneau

The Ice Bucket Challenge splashes into Petersburg

If you've spent any time on social media this summer, you've probably come across Youtube videos of the Ice Bucket Challenge.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Capital City Weekly

Wrangell starts recycling nets

The Wrangell Cooperative Association, in conjunction with the Petersburg Indian Association, Trident Seafoods and th city of Wrangell, has started a new recycling iniative that aims to send old fishing nets to Slovenia.

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APRN

Air Force Cleans Up Cold War-Era Radio Site In Southeast

A large soil clean-up project at a former Cold War mountaintop radio site near Petersburg is underway this summer.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

APRN

Alaska News Nightly: August 19, 2014

The state is a step closer to proving its North Slope to Fairbanks natural gas trucking project can work.

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APRN

Bluegrass Camp For Kids Goes Busking

Kids hit the streets of Petersburg recently to showcase their music skills and raise money for Bluegrass Camp.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Alaska Journal of Commerce

Cleanup underway at Cold War radio site in Southeast

A federal contractor is removing soil contaminated by fuel and debris at a Cold War mountaintop radio site near Petersburg.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Capital City Weekly

Fish out of water: For some fishermen, catching is the easy part

It's a lot of fun catching fish during the Territorial Sportsmen's Golden North Salmon Derby, but the work doesn't stop when you reel them in.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Homer Tribune

How should city prepare if voters approve Home Rule?

The Primary Election takes focus now, but less than two months remain before Homer makes a decision at the ballot on whether to change its form of city government.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

KTOO-TV Juneau

Farming in Southeast Alaska presents unique challenges

It's peak season for farmer's markets across the country right now. Transporting goods usually means loading up a truck with produce, but selling in Southeast Alaska presents some unique challenges.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Russian food import ban halts Finnish trucks at the border

Smaller firms and subcontractors are expecting to be particularly hard hit by Thursday's announcement that Russia is placing an embargo on all food imports from the west in retaliation for European Union and U.S. restrictions over Ukraine.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Damaged navigational marker replaced near Petersburg

Marker 58 in the Wrangell Narrows was struck by a passing vessel in August of 2013 and was leaning over.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Petersburg leaders support new ferry use of boat ramp

Officials are supporting the idea of a ferry that could connect to the southern end of Mitkof Island south of Petersburg.

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