Municipal election open offices, voting announcement hall and at last day to register to vote for the Oct. 6 regular municipal election is Sept. 6. Voters should register, if possible, prior to that date.Voter registration applications are available...
Election season opens

Election season for the City and Borough of Juneau's municipal election opened Monday as nominating petitions for office became available at the city clerk's office.This fall, Juneau will vote for...
Mary Elizabeth Pusich

...residents will also remember the number of years she served as Chairperson at the Douglas voting station for State and municipal elections. Catholic Community Services honored her in 1995 for over 20 years as site manager of the Douglas Senior Center...
Empire Editorial: Empowered enough to get the job done

...formed.As you read in Wednesday's Empire, the pool board, which voters heavily approved during the most recent municipal election, will be a hybrid of sorts between a standard board and an empowered one. The pool board will be able to: decide...
Front-runners to face off in Anchorage mayoral race

...after no candidate received more than the mandatory 45 percent of the vote for an outright win.In Tuesday's municipal election, front-runner Ethan Berkowitz garnered nearly 37 percent of the vote, with more than 99 percent of precincts...
Consultant creates super PAC for Anchorage mayor's race

...successful bid for U.S. Senate."Anchorage Likes Coffey" is Hackney's his first effort with a super PAC in a municipal election.Under the 2010 U.S. Supreme Court "Citizens United" decision, the groups can raise and spend unlimited sums...
Empire Editorial: Some Assembly members playing word games

...Proposition 1, enabling the creation of an empowered pool board to oversee Juneau's two pools, during the October 2014 municipal election. Assembly members are now arguing about what those yes votes actually mean. The proposition was a bit misleading...
In Anchorage mayor's race, a money trail leads to Juneau

...Alaskans will head to the polls.There will be no balloting in Juneau, but as the votes are cast in Anchorage's municipal election, a handful of Juneau residents are making their opinions known. You only have to follow the money trail.According...
Douglas residents lobby for simple solution at Treadwell

...suggestions is due to the Assembly on Jan. 26, after which, a vote may be put to the community in next year's municipal election.? Stephanie Shor can be reached at or at (907) 523-2279.
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up to voter turnout, Thumbs down to keeping public documents secret

...Juneau's registered voters participated in the municipal election. That's a big improvement from the 19.1 percent turnout at the last municipal election, but there's still room for improvement. Between...


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