Borough considers renovations instead of new police HQ
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Petersburg is changing course on its police station project. Instead of building new, the borough will consider renovating the existing municipal building, or a privately-owned warehouse that’s up for sale. That was the recommendation from the borough manager who has been researching ways to cut the cost of the project.
The assembly this week gave the manager the green light to hire an engineer who will survey the condition of the two existing structures in more detail:
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The Craig High School volleyball team grabbed the inside track on the top seed for Southeast 2A volleyball last week, beating Petersburg in five games Friday morning. The region’s small schools were playing in Klawock in the first of two tournaments that will determine seeding at the regional tournament this fall. more
Fire destroyed a mobile home on south Fifth Street in Petersburg Saturday night but no one was injured in the blaze.
The police department received the call around midnight on Saturday, October 22nd. The Petersburg Volunteer Fire Department responded with two engines and an ambulance crew, about 10 volunteers in all. more