Wrangell Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Alaska tribes seek talks with Canada about mining projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... Tis Peterman is the United Tribal Transboundary Mining Work Group first full-time employee. He will work out of Wrangell and is working on a Memorandum of Understanding, which would give the tribes a position alongside the state of Alaska and ...

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  2. Alaska tribes seek talks with Canada about mining projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... Tis Peterman is the United Tribal Transboundary Mining Work Group first full-time employee. He will work out of Wrangell and is working on a Memorandum of Understanding, which would give the tribes a position alongside the state of Alaska and ...

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  3. Plans to move contaminated soil stalled by Forest ServiceRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2017 | Ketchikan Daily News

    ... officials seek to move nearly 20,000 cubic yards (15,300 cubic meters) of lead-laced soil in a rock quarry south of Wrangell, located about 48 miles (77 kilometers) from Petersburg, CoastAlaska News reported. The Department of Environmental ...

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  4. No charges filed in Mount Polley mine disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | APRN

    ... News Director for CoastAlaska, a consortium of public radio stations in Ketchikan, Juneau, Sitka, Petersburg and Wrangell. He primarily covers Southeast Alaska regional topics, including the state ferry system, transboundary mining, the Tongass ...

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  5. State capital budget funds some Southeast projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... for some construction work in Southeast Alaska. Among the funded projects are replacement floats for a harbor in Wrangell, cruise ship dock improvements in Ketchikan and Hoonah and renovation of the headquarters for the Alaska Permanent Fund in ...

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  6. Forest Service could delay Wrangell contaminated soil moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | APRN

    A backhoe digs up part of the old Byford Junkyard in Wrangell in 2014. After removing old cars, oil drums and other trash, the state is treating and moving contaminated soil to a rock quarry south of town.

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  7. Cruise-ship tourism will expand next summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | APRN

    ... News Director for CoastAlaska, a consortium of public radio stations in Ketchikan, Juneau, Sitka, Petersburg and Wrangell. He primarily covers Southeast Alaska regional topics, including the state ferry system, transboundary mining, the Tongass ...

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  8. Wrangell Assembly OKs wage boost for non-union, union employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Wrangell municipal employees represented by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers pose on the picket line June 22, 2017. They've since reached a new contract agreement with the borough, which now goes before the Assembly.

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  9. The Muskeg Connection: Creating Southeast through filmRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    Summer is about seizing moments. First example: Recently I had a bookstore customer purchase a large wall decoration that we were going to have to mail to her in Wrangell.

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  10. Woodshed Kings: Water Trails and the Voyage of OiselleRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    ... us on their way through Juneau and it has been a pleasure to follow their progress as they've visited Petersburg, Wrangell, Ketchikan and Prince Rupert with side trips to ThomasBay and Anan Creek along the way. Rowboat travel, even in boats with a ...

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  11. Xiao Hong & Franklin Roppel Exchange Wedding VowsRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2017 | World News Report

    July 19, 2017 Wednesday PM Wrangell, Alaska - Xiao Hong and Franklin Roppel were united in marriage Saturday, June 17, 2017 at the home of Frank and Nancy Murkowski in Wrangell. Former Alaska Governor Frank H. Murkowski officiated at the ceremony.

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  12. Wrangell contract talks end, strike may resumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | APRN

    International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers representative Julius Matthew walked the picket line with Wrangell municipal workers Lorne Cook, Dwight Yancey and Andrew Scambler before the strike ended. Interim Borough Manager Carol Rushmore posted a letter on the municipal website Wednesday evening stating she had decided to not accept the union's most recent proposal.

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  13. Rep. Dan Ortiz: Alaska still needs a real fiscal planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... But, he said, the budget helped protect some things important to House District 36, which includes Ketchikan, Wrangell, Hydaburg, and Metlakatla. One is Alaska Department of Fish and Game commercial fisheries management. "We did a better job of not ...

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  14. Tulsequah Chief Mine controversy deepens as it courts new investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | APRN

    ... News Director for CoastAlaska, a consortium of public radio stations in Ketchikan, Juneau, Sitka, Petersburg and Wrangell. He primarily covers Southeast Alaska regional topics, including the state ferry system, transboundary mining, the Tongass ...

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  15. Wrangell contract talks resume, strikers return to workRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | APRN

    International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers representative Julius Matthew walked the picket line with Wrangell municipal workers Lorne Cook, Dwight Yancey and Andrew Scambler before the strike ended. IBEW leader Dave Reaves said the union emailed Wrangell's borough manager, finance director and assembly members Wednesday morning, asking for talks to resume.

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  16. Municipal workers, Wrangell Borough officials return to bargaining tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers representative Julius Matthew walked the picket line with Wrangell municipal workers Lorne Cook, Dwight Yancey and Andrew Scambler before the strike ended. The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and Wrangell Borough officials returned to the bargaining table today.

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  17. Whither our Chugach Dall sheep?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... piece of the puzzle. According to Lohuis, who's also studied and handled mountain sheep in the Talkeetna and Wrangell mountains, as well as in the Lower 48, ewes in the Chugach Mountains were "skinnier than anything we've ever seen." Helicopter ...

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  18. Ketchikan district ranger gives Tongass updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... also includes activities that, hopefully it sticks with them and they'll choose that as a career path one day." In Wrangell, Howle said the ranger district continues work on improving the Anan Wildlife Observatory Site. And in Yakutat, the Forest ...

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  19. Inside Real Estate: Alaska rental vacancies hit five-year highRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    According to the annual Alaska Rental Market Survey, vacancy rates crept up in 2017 to 5.08 percent in Anchorage, which is almost identical to the national average. Fairbanks, Kenai Peninsula Borough and Wrangell-Petersburg all have vacancy rates double Anchorage's and have for the past several years.

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  20. Unionized borough workers want more contract talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | APRN

    Wrangell's municipal employees' union has authorized a strike. But one of its leaders said members don't really want to.

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