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  1. Southeast History: After wreck, Kell Bay cannery disappeared into historyRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    ... or heard. A pair of ducks took off in the distance, and a kingfisher swooped down a few times scolding us. Back in Wrangell weeks later, friends introduced me to Tom Jacobson, a troller formerly of Port Protection. "I explored and found old pottery ...

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  2. In Wrangell, the cause for a grin is a bearRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    On July 25, the guest presenters at this year's Wrangell Bearfest walked through the woods of Anan Wildlife Observatory and came face-to-snout with a black bear sow and her cub.

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  3. Vote MoranRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | Ketchikan Daily News

    ... and greater burdens are being placed on the citizens of the Ketchikan Gateway Borough, the City and Borough of Wrangell, and the City of Hydaburg in your District 36. Agnes has demonstrated her understanding of the complex elements of education ...

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  4. Southwest, Southeast Alaska face highest risks from ocean acidificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, and is now Scientific Outreach Manager of the Ocean Conservancy, says Wrangell, Petersburg, Sitka and the Lake and Peninsula Borough are specifically named because they are fishing towns. "And what we ...

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  5. Southeast Alaska hydro facility transfer to SEAPA nearly doneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... Alaska Power Agency will take over running the facility. That will mean a different future role for the joint Wrangell and Petersburg organization that has been overseeing operations. The Tyee Lake plant on the mainland east of Wrangell provides ...

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  6. City leader positive about Mustang's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    ... its 76 full-time and 75 part-time employees until August, when Timothy Rooney was lured away from a similar post in Wrangell, Alaska.

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  7. Young Cody Dial reportedly seen in Costa Rica hostel a week agoRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... liar with the route. Only 13 people showed up to race last year along a brutal route from Thompson Pass through the Wrangell Mountains to the Lakina River Bridge on the McCarthy Highway. Only five finished.

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  8. On the trail of the monuments men: Border crews cut 20-foot swath on Alaska-Yukon lineRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... north-south connection. A few years back, Swiss photographer and climber Ruedi Homberger, who has explored the Wrangell Mountains for more than 20 years, flew along the line with his friends Paul Claus and Chris Larsen to see "the next horizon." "We ...

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  9. Low interest rates leave Alaska Housing Finance Corp. high and dryRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... $17 million. 2014's numbers will be made available in September. At a corporation board of directors meeting in Wrangell this week, the board was told that there are some signs things are turning around. For the year, more mortgages were bought than ...

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  10. Headlights on, all the timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... be enforced as a 'turn your lights on' type of deal." Portions of roadway in Ketchikan, Prince of Wales Island, Wrangell, Petersburg, Sitka, Juneau and Haines have been chosen for the new rule. In Ketchikan, the areas affected are on North and South ...

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  11. New rules for headlights in place for SoutheastRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... in Southeast. KRBD reports ( http://bit.ly/UrcHFh ) the new rule will apply to sections of road in Ketchikan, Wrangell, Petersburg, Sitka, Juneau and Haines, as well as on Prince of Wales Island. Woodrow says using headlights at all times in these ...

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  12. Wrangell BearfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    WRANGELL, Alaska-The fifth annual Wrangell Bearfest is July 23 to 27, 2014. The festival is a five-day celebration of the natural and cultural resources around Wrangell, Alaska with an emphasis on bears.

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  13. Petersburg museum's WWII era photo project needs help with identificationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... Alaska. The images are being archived at Petersburg's Clausen Museum and may include photos of people from Wrangell, Kake and other remote communities. Volunteers and paid workers have scanned in an estimated 2,500 images, mostly negatives, of ...

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  14. B.C. mines get financial boost, one to open soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... system. It's near the upper watershed of the Stikine River, which empties into the ocean near Petersburg and Wrangell. Officials at its owner, Vancouver-based Imperial Metals, did not respond to repeated interview requests. But Imperial's website ...

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  15. What others say: Weeding out the invasivesRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... on its exterior. Many of the invasive species prevalent in Southeast can be found in communities such as Juneau, Wrangell, Prince of Wales Island and other areas that act as transportation hubs. The good news is Alaska has it easy compared to the ...

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  16. STIKINE-LECONTERead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    Details: The Stikine-LeConte Wilderness, lies within the Wrangell Ranger District and was named for the Stikine River and LeConte Glacier and bay.

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  17. Two dead after boating accidentRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Two people are dead after a boating accident between Petersburg and Wrangell that happened on Sunday night.

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  18. 2 Alaska visitors dead after skiff capsizes in SoutheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Island. Neither of the men wore a life jacket, Ipsen said. The U.S. Coast Guard, a search-and-rescue team out of Wrangell and wildlife troopers responded and searched for the men. At 10 p.m., their bodies were found by a Coast Guard helicopter near ...

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  19. Behind the scenes of Hollywood, AlaskaRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    ... Deadrick, a Hollywood stuntman. He doubled, he told me, for every male actor in this film. In the melee filmed at Wrangell's Brig Bar, he doubled for Akin. "I get thrown over the Brig's bar and over a table and ended up hurtling through a window." ...

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  20. Behind the scenes of Hollywood, AlaskaRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    ... Deadrick, a Hollywood stuntman. He doubled, he told me, for every male actor in this film. In the melee filmed at Wrangell's Brig Bar, he doubled for Akin. "I get thrown over the Brig's bar and over a table and ended up hurtling through a window." ...

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