Voter turnout 27-percent in municipal election
Wrangell's 2016 Municipal Election concluded last week, with results certified by a special meeting of the Borough Assembly on Monday.
The Canvass Board met October 6 to sort through and count additional ballots. Assembly members Dave Powell, Mark Mitchell and Becky Rooney comprised the board, which was supervised by Borough Clerk Kim Lane and election chair Sarah Whittlesey-Merritt.
Seventy-two ballots in addition to those cast on October 4 were considered, which included absentee or mailed-in votes and those deemed questionable. One of the 10 questionable ballots ended up being counted, w...