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Alaska Native land-claims leader dies

FAIRBANKS - Don Wright, an Alaska Native leader who was a force behind a landmark tribal lands compensation law, has died at age 84.Wright died July...
APOC admonishes Gov. Murkowski, Ulmer

...2001. Glotfelty, who filed the complaint on behalf of the party, lost in the Alaskan Independence Party Primary to Don Wright. In Glotfelty's complaint against Murkowski, he alleges the campaign accepted more from out-of-state donors than...
Election provides voters preview of legislative races

...Anthony Ross, Eric Wieler, Brad Snowden. Democrat: Fran Ulmer, Bruce Lemke, Michael Beasley. Alaskan Independence: Don Wright, Samuel Acevedo Fevos Sr., John Wayne Glotfelty, Nels Anderson Jr., Casey Cockerham, Sandy Haldane. Green: Desa...
Election results

...Democrats Tony Knowles 27,916 Eric Croft 9,740 Bruce Lemke 512 Alaska Independence Eddie Burke 621 Daniel DeNardo 280 Don Wright 819 BALLOT MEASURES Campaign finance reform Measure 1 YES: 91,373 NO: 31,733 Cruise ship initiative Measure 2 YES...
New ballot irks voters

...District 5 only) Dennis Watson Gary Graham Alaskan Independence Party ballot U.S. Senator: Jim Dore Governor: Don Wright Samuel Acevedo Fevos, Sr. John Wayne Glotfelty Nels Anderson, Jr. Casey Cockerham Harold A. "Sandy" Haldane Lieutenant...
Political heavyweights coast to primary wins

...with 27 percent. Brad Snowden had 2 percent and Eric E. Wieler 1 percent. In the Alaskan Independence Party primary, Don Wright was the apparent winner with 806 votes, or 35 percent of those cast. Second in the six-way race was Nels Anderson...
Primary at a glance

...preferential voting No 60,088 Yes 33,938 Governor Frank H. Murkowski 43,798 Republican Fran Ulmer 25,598 Democrat Don Wright 806 s Lieutenant governor Loren D. Leman 18,166 Republican Sarah Palin 16,767 Republican Robin L. Taylor 14,231...
AIP won't support its gubernatorial candidate

...Before the statewide primary in August the Alaskan Independence Party said it would "disavow" gubernatorial candidate Don Wright if he won because he refused to meet with party officials or sign the party platform. For more Juneau Empire coverage...
Ulmer enters governor's race

...function of whether he's running or not. It's a function of whether I want to run, and I do." Fairbanks resident Don Wright also filed for the seat as a candidate for the Alaskan Independence Party. The statewide primary is Aug. 27, 2002...
Voters like Halcro, but fear wasting vote

...or third-party candidates on the ballot for governor. Representing the Green Party is David Massie of Anchorage. Don Wright of Fairbanks is this year's Alaskan Independence Party candidate. Billy Toien of Anchorage is the candidate for the...


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