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Candidates stock city ballot as deadline arrives

...master's degree in education and a Ph.D. in higher education policy and leadership. He works for the state in the Alaska Division of Retirement and Benefits.? Jason Hart has lived in Juneau for 17 years and said he is running for school board...
New director chosen for Alaska Division of Elections

JUNEAU - Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott has chosen a new director for Alaska's Division of Elections. Claire Richardson, a special staff assistant to Mallott, said Mallott asked for and accepted the resignation of Gail Fenumiai (feh-NEW'-me-eye) on Friday.
Wildfires flare up in the Interior

...could affect visibility along the Alaska Highway to the Canada border, fire officials said.Jim Schwarber with the Alaska Division of Forestry said sprinklers have been set up near the threatened cabins in case the fire approaches closer, but because...
Dozens of new wildfires stretch crews thin

...300 lightning strikes from Friday night to Saturday morning, which is the most the state has seen this year, said Alaska Division of Forestry spokesman Tim Mowry. Many of the new fires were north and west of Fairbanks, in areas that tend to be...
Trail roundup 2015

...and Power Company at Salmon Creek, which has suffered some washouts and erosion, to stabilize the area; and the Alaska Division of State Parks has asked Trail Mix to continue improvements at Oliver Inlet, where a tram lets kayakers, canoers and...
Reinforcements scheduled for Alaska wildfires

...the south."We don't want the fire getting anywhere near those communities," Tim Mowry, a spokesman for the Alaska Division of Forestry and Alaska Interagency Coordination Center, said.The fire on the Kenai Peninsula near Sterling was...
Card Street Fire spreads in Sterling

...that borough fire departments continue to support Alaska Division of Forestry with suppression efforts on the Card Street...blaze. Tim Mowry, public information officer for the Alaska Division of Forestry, said a total of six structures have...
Anti-setnet group scrubs site after submitting signatures

After the Alaska Fisheries Conservation Alliance submitted 43,000 signatures on June 10 to the Alaska Division of Elections seeking a 2016 ballot initiative that would ban setnets in urban areas of the state, the organization scrubbed its...
Enough firefighters, say Forestry managers

Alaska's wildland firefighters have been stretched thin this summer, but the Alaska Division of Forestry and the Bureau of Land Management's Alaska Fire Service each say they're not accepting any more applications for...
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