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More cities are recognizing Native Americans on Columbus Day

...advocates instead finding traction at City Hall."They really didn't prove anything," Rey Garduno, an Albuquerque city councilman and longtime community organizer, said of the confrontational protests. "Whatever victory people took from them...
Nation and World
Meet the Nomeite in charge of Alaska's elections

...she left that job to become Nome's city manager."For a local person, she's been pretty good," said Nome city councilman Louis Green Sr., who said he's known Bahnke "since she was a kid."As Nome became the launchpad for the federal...
State proposed regulations would limit Ketchikan marijuana

...committee's lead staff member on marijuana issues.Draft regulations are legally required to be in place in November.City Councilman Bob Sivertsen is a co-chair on the advisory committee, and says that's state's rules will evolve over time...
Prosecutor: 6 officers indicted in death of Baltimore man

...she had a personal interest in calming unrest in the city that followed Gray's death and because her husband is a city councilman who represents the areas most impacted by upheaval.Gray's death became a symbol of what protesters say is a pattern...
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As the Alaska Legislature makes cuts, ripples will splash across the state

...revenue sharing:? There was Sherman Stebbins, a city councilman from Delta Junction. "Here in the city of Delta...jail and shift costs to the state."? In Bethel, city councilman and professor Zach Fansler contributed: "I know...
State | AK legislature
Plan to allow Shell oil drilling fleet in Seattle draws ire

...He noted that many people attended the port hearing earlier in the month and testified.Mike O'Brien, a Seattle city councilman who urged port commissioners to reconsider, said the region and port can create sustainable jobs."But we have...
Pot entrepreneurs lining up space for marijuana businesses a location until you see the statutes out of the state of Alaska."In his spare time, Pruhs is a Fairbanks city councilman and a member of the Fairbanks North Star Borough Planning Commission. Marijuana business owners should consider a...
Hoonah's dock divide

...proposal to withdraw city support of the Shaman Point site. The city council successfully pushed to override that veto.City councilman Bob Starbard, who led the push in favor of Icy Strait Point, said he preferred not to look at the issue as "one...
Top 5 races to watch in the West

...Tilts Democrat.California's 52nd District. The race between Democratic Rep. Scott Peters and former San Diego City Councilman Carl DeMaio, a Republican, continues to be one of the most competitive House races in the country. There is no...
Fairbanks spent $7k on mayor's $37.50 fine

...order, the elections commission said Eberhart's records request related to his role as a candidate and not as a city councilman because he requested only information about himself and Stiver and because he later used the research at a mayoral...
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