Refine Search

Behind the ballot

...make it happen."We couldn't run an election without our precinct chairs and our volunteer workers," City Clerk Laurie Sica said.About 100 volunteers in all will have spent hundreds of hours making sure today's election runs as smoothly...
Three-way race down to two

...remains the only person to have filed for the any of the three open seats on the School Board, which Municipal Clerk Laurie Sica said isn't surprising."We usually get a lot of last minute candidates," she said.And that will likely be the...
At workshop, 'ordinary people' consider seeking office

...year for not having the proper paperwork in place by the filing deadline."I recommend you file early," City Clerk Laurie Sica suggested.Another recommendation was to get more than 25 signatures on a petition, in case some signers can't be...
Juneau's future, seen in sepia

...founding is present in the introduction of the 1964 plan. The old typewritten document, found recently while City Clerk Laurie Sica sorted through old boxes of paperwork, was dreamed up by an ordinary group of 20 residents.They humbly admitted that...
Assembly protests two liquor licenses

...and Alaskan Brewing.? A brief discussion on the question of combining state and municipal elections. City Clerk Laurie Sica put together a report for the Assembly to consider, which includes a look at Anchorage's consideration of by-mail...
Assembly hears updates on citywide projects

...Monday night to hear informational updates on five citywide issues and projects currently underway.Municipal Clerk Laurie Sica kicked off the Assembly Committee of the Whole meeting by addressing how officials can improve voter turnout, especially...
CBJ developing social media policy

...and I don't know that we're providing it in a way that they can get it," Kiefer said.City and Borough clerk Laurie Sica said there's a lot to consider when developing a social media policy, including how much staff time should go toward...
Holst and O'Brien win school board seats

...respectively.There were 1,860 write-in votes submitted in the race, not enough to be counted individually, city clerk Laurie Sica said. Although absentee and questioned ballots won't be finalized until Friday, Sica said she doesn't expect the...
One candidate pulls out of Assembly race

...deadline to withdraw, so her name will remain on the ballot, which has already been approved for printing, city clerk Laurie Sica said in a different news release. Hart does not agree to serve if elected, the release stated.The municipal election...
Local groups team up to tackle low voter turnout

...Elected assembly members and local ballot initiatives "have an immediate and obvious impact on our lives," he said.Laurie Sica, in an email, said she wasn't surprised by the turnout, "given that there were no ballot propositions and only...


  • 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