Wrangell Father/Son Duo Sentenced for Lacey Act Violations

Wrangell Father/Son Duo Sentenced for Lacey Act Violations

A Wrangell father and son were sentenced in Federal court on Monday in connection with violations of the Lacey Act that took place in a three year period between June 28th, 2010 and May 20th, 2013, the Justice Department announced on Tuesday. 70-year-old Charles “Chuck” Petticrew Sr, and 42-year-old Charles “Jeff” Petticrew Jr were sentenced […]

Search Suspended for Missing Wrangell Man

Search Suspended for Missing Wrangell Man

Trooper say that the search for a Wrangell man last seen during the early morning hours of December 13th, has been suspended until such at time that more leads are revealed. The search for 38-year-old Wrangell resident, Brandon Peterson, was initiated following a request for a welfare check on him on December 17th. He had […]

Wrangell-Based Troopers Seek Info/Search for Overdue Boater

Wrangell-Based Troopers Seek Info/Search for Overdue Boater

The United States Coast Guard and Alaska Wildlife Troopers are currently conducting a search for a Wrangell man who had been overdue for six days and has not been seen in eleven days, the trooper dispatch reported Monday. A caller reported on Sunday that an overdue boater, identified as 53-year-old Wrangell man, Kenneth Trammel, had […]

Former Wrangell Doctor Convicted on Child Pornography Charges

Former Wrangell Doctor Convicted on Child Pornography Charges

The Department of Justice announced today, that after a 6-day trial, Wrangell physician, 54-year-old Greg Alan Salard, was convicted of distributing and receiving child pornography. U.S. Attorney Karen Loeffler stated in a release that as a result of his conviction, Salard faces a maximum penalty for each count of conviction of “not less than five years and […]