Editorial: Program helps to preserve Chief Shakes Historic Site

"Gov. Sean Parnell's vision for Alaska includes the restoration of Wrangell's Chief Shakes Island, including a tribal house and totem poles.

Gov. Parnell, in conjunction with Sen. Bert Stedman, appropriated $250,000 for the project this past legislative session.

The Chief Shakes Historic Site in Wrangell's harbor is listed on the National Historic Register. It was built in 1940. "

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