Letters to the Editor
June 3, 2021
Wrangell children need an OCS worker stationed here
Because it often takes days for the state Office of Children's Services to send an investigator to Wrangell, I was forced to send a frightened kid to a home where she had recently experienced serious domestic violence.
I cannot describe my anger and frustration.
I cannot describe my anger and frustration at hearing a student say, "Why bother? They never do anything," when I told her I was referring her situation to OCS.
I cannot describe the anger and frustration of being told by an OCS worker, "The state's not taking custody of anyone un...