Empire Editorial: To boost voter turnout, Juneau should look to online elections

...residents bothered to cast their ballots in an election that determined Juneau's mayor, two council seats and much of the school board.This is unacceptable.More people attended this year's Southeast Alaska State Fair than expressed their opinion...
Familiar, fresh faces for school board

...Andi Story returns to Juneau's School Board, along with newcomers Josh Keaton...She's a member of the state school board assembly, she has a background...started at the first post-election school board meeting Oct. 20. Although he...
Letter: Return Story to school board for another term issues in front of various legislative committees. When our son entered the school district I began to attend school board meetings. In my experiences, Ms. Story's thorough preparation, knowledge of board procedures and participation...
Superintendents wary of small school shutdowns specific legislators he believed could be behind such a change. In a letter from Mase to the Lake and Peninsula school board members, Mase wrote he believed State Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, was working with others to raise the minimum...
Teachers' union talks 'game day'

...late release of a state budget. That meant the Juneau School Board was operating in May under different scenario-based...discussions do in fact finalize new terms, the Juneau School Board, with possibly three newly elected members, will have...
Behind the ballot

...Assembly representatives and school board members. But getting there is...year, along with two to three school board seats. (The specific number depends...single vote. There was also a local school board race that was decided by just four...
Empire Editorial: On Election Day, these candidates deserve your vote

...these candidates for Assembly, school board and mayor well from their written...clear and concise every time. The school board needs effective communicators if...class sizes) will be a boon to the school board.Emil "Robert" Mackey also deserves...
Yes or No?

...lightning round of Monday night's school board election debate, candidates were...Story: NoQ: In order to keep school board meetings from lasting into the...participate, do you think the school board should meet twice a month?Hart...
Five school board candidates debate future amid budget cuts

...five candidates for the Juneau School Board agreed changes were needed to give...differences between candidates arose.A school board election debate inside the KTOO...asked to vote, as if in a mock school board meeting, whether to approve a...
Candidate profile: Emil Robert Mackey III, school board

...and strongly oppose abstinence-only education.Research shows the value of Pre-K school programs. What can the school board do to strengthen such programs and assure adequate funding for this important educational effort so that all students...


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