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In shrinking town of Cold Bay, a last kid

...became clear there would be no school, said the new acting mayor, Candace Schaak.Jorge Lopez had come, like almost...would be leaving Cold Bay, Candace Schaak became the acting mayor at age 23.She was at the airport too when the Lopez...
Empire fans controversy with verbose abuse

...verbal bullying and verbose abusiveness, then hats off to you, because your reporter excels in such behavior. As the acting mayor of Pelican, I responsibly focus on the regulatory requirements for municipal services. And approve a budget that maintains...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...lose their jobs. ``We're going to be looking at options and doing what we can,'' Dugan said. Metlakatla's acting mayor, Sol Atkinson, said the community had not received any official word from the company of the shutdown. Economic diversification...
Anchorage audit faults former mayor, assembly

...the national economy crashed and city investments lost millions. Two weeks after Begich left office, his successor, Acting Mayor Matt Claman, announced a $17 million deficit in the 2009 city budget. The audit performed by MRW Consulting Group...
Mayoral front-runners heading for runoff

...firing by Gov. Sarah Palin triggered the Troopergate investigation. He finished fourth. The post had been filled by Acting Mayor Matt Claman since Democrat Mark Begich resigned after defeating incumbent Republican U.S. Sen. Ted Stevens in the...
Sullivan wins mayor's race in Anchorage

...election, Dan Sullivan got 43 percent of the votes. Croft was second with 19 percent. The post has been filled by Acting Mayor Matt Claman since Democrat Mark Begich resigned after defeating incumbent Republican U.S. Sen. Ted Stevens in November...
Anchorage homeless rate nearly doubles

ANCHORAGE - Municipal officials say the homeless rate has nearly doubled in Anchorage in the last two years. Acting Mayor Matt Claman released the new figures Wednesday. The number of people homeless in the state's largest city is nearly...
Prospects narrowing for gay rights ordinance administration is dimming. Tuesday is the cutoff to pass the anti-discrimination ordinance under the support of Acting Mayor Matt Claman, a Democrat. If the proposal is passed by the Anchorage Assembly after that, Mayor-elect Dan Sullivan...
Anchorage budget gap expected to expand by $9 million

...nonpayment of fees. The city operating budget passed by the Anchorage Assembly totaled roughly $433 million, but acting mayor Matt Claman announced in January that the budget was $17 million in the hole because of poor investment returns caused...
Knik Arm bridge lawsuit settled

...for failing to allow for adequate public comment. The vote to delay the bridge came while Matt Claman was serving as acting mayor of Anchorage. Current Mayor Dan Sullivan supports the project.


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