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Jones selected for North Pole council

FAIRBANKS - The North Pole City Council has selected Ron Jones to fill a vacancy. Jones replaces Jeff Jacobson, who resigned from the council to become chief of staff for Fairbanks North Star Borough. Jones spent 20 years in the U.S...
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Interior officials claim state biased in funding road projects

...You) have a terrible record of unfulfilled promises and obligations to the northern region," said North Pole Mayor Jeff Jacobson. "We're frustrated." A focus of the meeting was news that a proposed $16.1 million Richardson Highway interchange...
North Pole council discovers lack of local firearm ordinance

...on weekdays and 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. on weekends. The gun issue came up after a resident complained to Mayor Jeff Jacobson about his neighbors shooting animals within city limits - which is not now prohibited by ordinance. "There was nothing...
Former North Pole supervisor charged with theft of services

...controlled substance. "Any termination of a city employee is not taken lightly, but is a careful deliberation," Mayor Jeff Jacobson told the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner. "The ultimate goal is to improve the organization and do what is best for...
North Pole fire chief's car becomes Hot Wheels

...department souvenirs, such as patches, T-shirts and caps. "It's great publicity for the city," North Pole Mayor Jeff Jacobson said. "I'm glad Mattel chose us for one of its lines." At the North Pole City Council meeting June 18, Lane...
Alaska Digest

...caught the fish,'" she said jokingly. North Pole ready for new challenges NORTH POLE - At midnight on Sunday, Jeff Jacobson will no longer be the North Pole mayor. The thought is both a relief and frightening for the 49-year-old middle...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Then Johnny McCoy was elected to replace him, but resigned last week due to job conflicts. Now city council member Jeff Jacobson is mayor, but that's only temporary. The council will appoint someone to take his place in May - and that person...
Mayors back 'yes' answer

...penalizes Alaska residents while letting businesses, and especially oil companies, off the hook. North Pole Mayor Jeff Jacobson, who did not attend the Homer meeting of mayors, supports tapping the fund earnings. He sees stability as one of...
Mayor of North Pole chides McCain over his elves comment

FAIRBANKS - North Pole Mayor Jeff Jacobson is usually all about all things Christmas. But when you call him and his fellow residents "elves," be prepared for a lump of...
North Pole mayor keeps seat by 2 votes

...Pole Mayor Doug Isaacson won re-election by two votes. He held a nine-vote lead on election night over Councilman Jeff Jacobson. That narrowed to the final two-vote margin Tuesday, 157-155. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports Jacobson...


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