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Sitka mayor's vote to be re-counted

SITKA - Ballots in the Sitka mayor's race will be re-counted at the request of the second-place finisher. John Stein trails Cheryl Westover by three votes...
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Westover keeps lead in Sitka mayor race recount

SITKA - It looks like the Sitka mayor's race will be decided by just two votes. A recount Tuesday added one vote for John Stein, but Cheryl Westover hung onto her...
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My Turn: Hurray for Democrats! Hurray for Republicans! Love, your BFF, Big Money

...forgot (and it seems many have), Mr. Mallot brushed off support for fellow Southeaster and Democratic party candidate Sitka Mayor Scott McAdams in favor of co-chairing Republican Murkowski's write-in campaign. Her campaign was backed by millions...
Sitka mayor loses to challenger

Sitka and the Ketchikan Gateway Borough will have new mayors soon. Incumbent Sitka Mayor Valorie Nelson trailed challenger Fred Reeder by 141 votes after Tuesday's city election. However, 313 absentee and questioned...
Sitka elects McConnell mayor; Wrangell race too close to call

...don't think the town can lose one way or the other."Close elections in Southeast Alaska are far from unheard of.Sitka Mayor Cheryl Westover was elected in 2010 over former Wasilla Mayor John Stein by just two votes.But this year, in a three-way...
Retiring AMHS chief: Kemp asked for resignation

...that were in play" in Neussl's resignation, but said, "I assume he did what was best for him and his family."Sitka Mayor Mim McConnell said she had not met Neussl, but feels that his departure is a loss."I'm sorry to hear that he's...
Public calls for more in capital budget

...this is to our individual communities," said Sanford, asking the senators to put the $25 million into the budget.Sitka Mayor Mim McConnell framed the issue as "a matter of fairness and equity" between Alaska's rural communities and more...
Senate Transportation Committee hears testimony on ferry plan shift

...reason that confidence is up, ridership is up, revenue is up. It is just bad business to erode this confidence."Sitka Mayor Mim McConnell was among several callers who claimed the proposed shuttle ferries would not benefit their communities...
Sitka mayor race separated by 1 vote

SITKA - The race for mayor in Sitka is coming down to the narrowest of margins.
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Sitka mayor seeking Lisa Murkowski's US Senate seat

ANCHORAGE - Democrat Scott McAdams knows he can't compete against the nearly $2 million that incumbent U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski has in hand for this year's election.


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