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Five school board candidates debate future amid budget cuts

...candidates arose.A school board election debate inside the KTOO Public Media building Monday night allowed the candidates, running for three open board seats, to discuss their vision for the future of Juneau schools. About 50 community members...
Local media, Juneau Votes to hold candidate debates

...collaborating to help Juneau residents get to know the candidates running for municipal office this fall. Unlike last The second debate, which will feature the candidates running for the seats on the Assembly and in the Mayor's...
GOP wants to broaden appeal; will candidates get in the way?

...said the GOP field is expanding the base, despite some of the high-profile missteps."There are over a dozen candidates running for president right now who are shaping the profile of the party and for everyone who promotes a view outside the...
Nation and World
Candidates stock city ballot as deadline arrives

...we're spending it and how it could be put to better use." Assembly District 1Incumbent Loren Jones is the lone candidate running for the Assembly District 1 seat this fall. Jones said he plans to continue working on city finances "to make sure...
Voters to decide on altering Kenai elections

...encourage more candidates to run because candidates can choose a seat to run for and avoid running against certain other candidates running for different seats."The third ballot initiative asks voters to let council members cancel meetings by a majority...
Letter: Juneau's pools need a different direction

...landslide. In fact, more people voted for the empowered pool board than voted for the two successful assembly candidates running for contested seats. And this was a higher percentage than the 55 percent who voted to build the new Mendenhall...
Local students vet state office candidates

Floyd Dryden Middle School held a forum for approximately 130 students from four classes Tuesday to grill candidates running for state offices.As part of a "Your Voice Counts" program initiated by teacher Jamie Marks, which serves to...
Assembly, school board candidate forum tonight

...tonight in Assembly Chambers.Municipal elections are Oct. 7. There are eight candidates running for three open seats on the Assembly, and three candidates running for two open seats on the school board. Event organizer Marianne Mills said all...
Petersburg to host large Alaska Native gathering the future.The gathering also will include reports from other Native organizations and speeches from several candidates running for state or federal office. The candidates are set to address the Grand Camp on Oct. 10.
Empire Editorial: Welcome, one and all

...familiar faces. We welcome the participants and thank them for providing residents with the opportunity to hear from candidates running for the U.S. Senate, lieutenant governor and other races. From offshore drilling to Arctic policy and fisheries...


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