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Assembly considers doubling city tobacco tax

...6 percent excise tax. If the Assembly passes the ordinance, the tax proposal would appear on October's ballot. Mike Elerding, president of Northern Sales Co. in Ketchikan, distributes most of the tobacco in Juneau. He explained that on...
Assembly introduces tax hike for tobacco paying for the inevitable health costs it creates. If ever there was a fair tax, this is a tax that is fair." Mike Elerding, president of Ketchikan's Northern Sales Co., a distributor of tobacco products in Juneau, argued at last week's...
Klondike Trail of '98 International Road Relay

...Ralph Mackie, Richard McGrath, John Smith, Mike Cleary, Herv Ibarra, Jeanette Haydu, Chuck Haydu, David Winrod, Mike Elerding), 17:03:47. Masters Women's Division 1. Lady GUDivas, Douglas (Dawn Walsh, Kathy Coghill, Gayle Nixon...
Thank you

...Schmidt; Elgee Rehfeld Mertz LLC; Larry Persily; Bill and Sharon Wildes; Georgette and Gary Droubay; Marie Olson; Mike Elerding; Ron and Evvy Barnes; Steve Phillips; Svend Karl Klein-McMahon; Wal-Mart; Linda and Robert Adams; JC Conley...
Juneau's fiscal future worries city's leaders

...already taxes alcohol and tobacco, and local retailers and distributors were not happy to hear of further taxation. Mike Elerding is president of Northern Sales Co., in Ketchikan, which distributes most of the tobacco in Juneau. He explained...
Some in Ketchikan react to nomination with concern, ire

...hasn't communicated with us or spent any time with us. The people who helped get her elected are shocked," said Mike Elerding. "She's alienated a lot of the Republican base here in Ketchikan." That's much of the town. When did he start...


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