Editorial: Like no other paper on earth
June 11, 2020
Now in its 118th year of continuous publication, the Wrangell Sentinel is unlike any other newspaper in the world.
That's because there is no other place in the world like Wrangell.
The newspaper reflects the lifestyle and inner workings of the community. In good times and bad, the Sentinel has continued publishing, earning it the slogan of being, "the oldest continuously published newspaper in Alaska." The Kodiak Daily Mirror holds the title of being the oldest newspaper, but during World War II it ceased publication for a period of time, thus giving the Sentinel its significant claim to t...