205 Front Street
PO Box 798
Wrangell, AK 99929
Hours of Operation8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The Wrangell Sentinel, Alaska's oldest continuously published newspaper, was started in 1902 as the Alaska Sentinel. Eleven owners over the past 100 years have seen the paper through the Depression, the Klondike Gold Rush, the downturn in the timber industry and two fires.
Past publishers include: Former President of Alaska Airlines Charles Willis; Lew Williams, Sr. and his wife Winifred; former Ketchikan Daily News, Sitka Sentinel and Petersburg Press Publishers Dorothy and Lew Williams, Jr.; Anne and Ron Loesch. Current publisher Larry Persily.