Bethel residents support liquor store, advisory vote finds in Bethel show that most residents would support a liquor store in the city.Early results from Tuesday's municipal election show that about 56 percent of voters support a liquor license application for a liquor store.This spring, the...
Behind the ballot

...The process of putting on a municipal election is a massive time-consuming...been at the heart of all 15 municipal elections since 2000. For them, election...respectively, in the past two municipal elections), Sica doesn't buy one...
Letter: Return Story to school board for another term

...nothing short of impressive and inspiring. With three seats to be filled on the Juneau Board of Education in this municipal election, the personality and direction of the board will be influenced immediately by the three candidates elected. I...
Voting for discounted coffee

...customers the day after the municipal elections. These discounts, however...increase voter turnout for the municipal elections, which have been disappointing in recent years."Municipal elections have historically had low...
Municipal candidates debate at UAS

...Media. The Empire's Managing Editor Charles Westmoreland and KTOO reporter Matt Miller moderated the debate.The municipal election will be help Oct. 6. A brooding budgetTough cuts and economic expansion. Essentially all the municipal candidates...
Photo: Casting a vote

Bob Storer casts his vote in the municipal election during early voting in the Assembly Chambers on Monday. Early and absentee in-person voting is available in the Assembly Chambers...
Local media, Juneau Votes to hold candidate debates

...participation in the upcoming municipal election - now less than a month away...reporter Lisa Phu.Though municipal elections don't typically see the...Juneau's voter turnout for municipal elections is still abysmally low. Last...
City manager Kiefer announces her retirement

...about it, and I also thought about the timing for the CBJ and the Assembly," Kiefer said.With the fall's municipal election drawing near, there is a chance the Assembly might have some new members who will take part in the search for a...
Empire Editorial: Blank ballots give little reason to vote

...having almost no reason to care about the upcoming municipal election.As of Thursday evening, only one Assembly seat...stand today, you should enter the race.The 2014 municipal election had a slew of qualified candidates, more than there...
New names added to municipal candidate list

Three more people have added their names to the candidate list for this fall's municipal elections, including two newcomers, since the filing period opened Friday. Mayor Merrill Sanford filed with the city clerk Monday. So...


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