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Three members of GOP run for Kookesh's seat

...restructuring oil taxes and cutting the budget to help eliminate the fiscal gap, he said. Doug Rhodes Rhodes served on the Craig City Council for five years in the 1980s and has worked as a teacher and principal for 23 years. He also has served as a representative...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...island's already high rate of Coast Guard medevacs, now that patients can't go on regularly scheduled flights. The Craig City Council is asking the governor for assistance in the form of increased ferry service until an inter-island ferry system...
Redistricting trial heats up

...any level," Mayor Dennis Watson said. "It created a district that is unprecedented in the United States." The Craig City Council voted unanimously in June to sue the state over the plan. Watson said the Senate pairing is problematic because...
Transport plan draft released

...7-9 p.m. School auditorium Jan. 26 Haines Bald Eagle Foundation 5-7 p.m. 7-9 p.m. Jan. 26 Craig Craig City Council Chambers 5-7 p.m. 7-9 p.m. Jan. 27 Kake Kake Community Hall 5-7 p.m. 7-9 p.m. Jan. 27 Skagway...
Kookesh links coverage of ethics issue to bias against Natives

...corporation, and is co-chair of the statewide Alaska Federation of Natives. Earlier this year he addressed the Craig City Council on behalf of Sealaska regarding its lands bill moving through Congress, during which time he reminded the council...
Sealaska responds to ethics allegations

...Albert Kookesh, D-Angoon, was accused by a Craig City Council member in an Anchorage Daily News story on Sunday...I'm not a vindictive person," Kookesh told the Craig City Council, but then went on to comment about how Craig would...
Southeast communities have much to lose from Sealaska's land bill

...hold the meetings to hear public testimony, and then report back to state representatives? We are grateful to the Craig City Council for asking a U.S. senator to come to the island to hear our concerns. This request, coming from the islands...
Murkowski: Public will be heard on Sealaska bill

...process and charges of ethics violations for statements made by state Sen. Albert Kookesh while meeting with the Craig City Council. Council members said they felt threatened when Kookesh, who was acting on behalf of Sealaska as one of its executives...
Legislature: Kookesh violated ethics rules

...that while his words before the Craig City Council in January could have implied...Southeast Alaska. He told the Craig City Council that he had influence in the...required to write a letter to the Craig City Council publicly apologizing for his...

...category last year. In a story March 2 about ethics violations by state Sen. Albert Kookesh over comments made to the Craig City Council, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Mayor Millie Schoonover indicated she and other city council members...


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