5 things to watch in Alaska's general election

...things to watch ahead of the Nov. 4 election:LIGHTING UP THE PACIFIC NORTHWESTResidents...session adjourns before the day of the election for purposes of initiative placement...ballot. Thom Walker won the primary election without campaigning. He works in the...
Fairbanks spent $7k on mayor's $37.50 fine

...Walleri, accuses the elections body of overstepping...cannot be used in an election campaign."In its order, the elections commission said...other October 2013 election appeal, which does...that case, the elections commission concluded...
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Mallott, Walker could team up

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Byron Mallott could be proceeding in the election with a different title in mind: lieutenant governor.The Mallott and Bill Walker camps have been in talks over the weekend about...
Candidates in Alaska governor's race join forces

...independent but didn't change his official party affiliation until Tuesday. Mallott won last month's Democratic primary election for governor.Party affiliation and ballot changes have to be made by Tuesday.Walker and Mallott joined their campaigns...
Upstart challenges congressional veteran

...his 22nd term in the November general election, has already begun talking about his...important to be clear he doesn't take any election for granted," Shuckerow said. "It's...2013 and July, according to the Federal Election Commission. Dunbar reported nearly...
Top 5 races to watch in the West

...21st District, at least in this midterm election.Here are the top five races to watch...primary. That sets up a great general-election matchup with Democratic Sen. Mark Begich...The congresswoman is running for re-election for the first time, but she isn't...
Column: Blob-squatch reign of terror

...mysterious beast.Update: Upon completion of this article, the Juneau Empire still had some old anchovy pizza left over from election night coverage ... perfect Bigfoot bait. We climbed up Mount Roberts at noon, ripped bits of pizza off in all the shadows...
Constitution Party will field governor candidate

...governor race.The state Division of Elections has approved placing Constitution Party...delusions that they will win the November election, which is expected to be a three-way...them an automatic spot during the next election cycle."I've been telling people...
Letter to the Editor: Dan Sullivan doesn't respect privacy

This election cycle is upsetting for me. As an Alaskan woman who votes, I'm fed up with politicians who say they want "small government...
Union members rally for higher minimum wage

FAIRBANKS - Advocates for a higher minimum wage rallied in Fairbanks to support Ballot Measure 3 in the November general election.Union members and politicians who want their support were in the crowd at Myrtle Thomas Park on Thursday, two days after...


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