Office of Children's Services caseworker transfers to Wrangell
March 23, 2022
For the first time in more than a decade, Wrangell has a state child protection services caseworker.
Jennifer Ridgeway was the Office of Children's Services worker in Petersburg from October 2021 until February, when she transferred to Wrangell.
She first visited Wrangell from Tennessee in July 2018 to officiate and attend her daughter's wedding, according to a release from the state. She had no plans to move but loved the area and moved to Wrangell that fall.
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