In this week's Herald

Here are some of the stories and features in this week’s Herald, out today:

• More on the propane explosion at 67 Wopowog Trail.

• Rev. David James, of Shelton, performs pet funerals and blessings. He was also featured in HBO’s “One Nation Under Dog.”

• What is the city’s plan for $1 million reconstruction of Canal Street?

• Mayor considers bid for governor.

• A Christmas Carol auditions are next weekend.

• A touch of the ‘Renaissance’ comes to corporate park.

• Some local issues are addressed on our Opinion page this week: Teacher praises work of school nurses, secretaries and custodians; Mike Wood talks about the new recycling bins; Dave Gioiello talks about stolen public money.

• Students awarded for AP achievements.

• Cheer team visits Camp Rising Sun

• Meet Callie, an abandoned cat, who is in serious need of a home.

• In Sports: Fall schedules, ‘ring’ leaders and Seahawks soar.

• Deer and wild turkey hunting season begins.

• Lots to do! Just check our Spotlight, Senior and Library News for events.

• Look for Home, Arts, Classifieds and more in our B Section.