Refine Search

Voter turnout may be up for primary

ANCHORAGE - Elections Division director Laura Glaiser won't predict how many voters will show up for the primary election today, but if absentee ballot requests are any indication...
Primary will feature three ballot options

ANCHORAGE - Lt. Gov. Loren Leman and Division of Elections Director Laura Glaiser are appearing around the state to publicize the three ballots that will be offered in the Alaska primary Aug. 24. The configuration...
Touchscreens are out for this election

...ANCHORAGE - Voters won't get the chance to use Alaska's 100 new touchscreen voting machines in today's election. Laura Glaiser, director of the state Divisions of Elections, said that unless the machines are upgraded to leave a paper trail...
Lawmakers OK funds for division after last election empties its coffers

...appropriation to the state Division of Elections, which is broke after paying for last fall's election, Director Laura Glaiser said. The division ran out of money Feb. 9 due to the costs of record turnout, record absentee votes and a court-ordered...
Alaska Digest

...over his consulting work for an oil company has been rejected by the Alaska Division of Elections. Elections chief Laura Glaiser said Wednesday she rejected the recall application for state Sen. Ben Stevens, the 46-year-old son of U.S...
Alaska could have twice the absentee voters it had in 2000 election

...far, and Alaska could have twice the absentee voters it did in the 2000 presidential election, division director Laura Glaiser said. Division employees have been working seven days a week and into the night to process the applications, she...
Dems protest choice for elections chief

...Republican Lt. Gov. Loren Leman's deputy chief of staff, was named by Leman to replace outgoing division director Laura Glaiser. She is slated to take over when Glaiser steps down Nov. 1. Brewster was chairwoman of the Young Republicans-Alaska...
Lt. governor: Voters likely to get absentee ballots on time

...contained the required information and were being processed with requests from other sources, according to Leman and Laura Glaiser, the state's election director. But, they said, about 1,000 of the applications contained return-address...
Bill cuts parties out of absentee ballot requests

...asking voters to include personal information on the request forms such as e-mail addresses and telephone numbers. Laura Glaiser, director of the state Division of Elections, said the personal information marked as required on the Democrats...
Bear baiting opponents cry foul over election pamphlet

...booklets. Bear baiting advocates said they stand behind the wording. The director of the Division of Elections, Laura Glaiser, said the pamphlet will not be changed. More than 300,000 pamphlets are printed and will be mailed Oct. 11. Even...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback