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Xunaa Borough would be Alaska’s 20th, under Hoonah city proposal

The Southeast Alaska city of Hoonah has submitted a petition to the state Local Boundary Commission to create Alaska’s 20th organized borough, which would include the city and some lightly populated outlying communities.  The Xunaa Borough would include Hoonah, as well as Game Creek, Elfin Cove and Funter Bay. The potential borough’s name is a closer match […]