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Alaska Editorial: Still time to register for August primary

...Aug. 19 primary election. Changes made after Sunday will not be effective for the primary.According to the state Division of Elections, voter registration applications are available at any Division of Elections regional office, at municipal...
Alaska official testifies in voting rights trial

...villages with sizable populations of limited English speakers vote in lower proportions than elsewhere in the state.Division of Elections Director Gail Fenumiai took the stand Wednesday as the state's last witness in the Voting Rights Act lawsuit...
Trial opens in Native language voting lawsuit

...standards for voting materials for non-English speakers that are equivalent to those for English speakers. The state Division of Elections provides several methods of oral language assistance, a trial brief says.The case in which plaintiffs claim...
Timber, roads and death

...valid. If so, it sends the decision off to the state Division of Elections, and people in the area get to vote on the idea...Edna Bay will receive a mailed ballot from the state Division of Elections, and they'll be asked to give the final word...
Signature gatherers up against Jan. 17 deadline for state minimum wage petition

...Flanagan said. Flanagan said petition organizers intend to collect at least 43,00 signatures by Jan. 17. The state Division of Elections requires 30,169 signatures to certify a ballot initiative, with those signatures coming from at least 7 percent...
Vic Kohring running for Wasilla City Council

...those requirements.Kohring has been an eligible voter in Alaska since his re-registration date of April 30, state Division of Elections Director Gail Fenumiai said in an email.Kohring was convicted on corruption charges in 2007 after being caught...
GOP, undeclared add voters in Alaska

...general election than were signed up for the primary. Voter registration ended Sunday, and new figures from the state Division of Elections show that of the 5,842 additional voters, the biggest gains came in the undeclared category, which also...
Regional News
State updates voter registration stats

JUNEAU - The state Division of Elections has updated its voter registration numbers. The update, as of Saturday, is meant to reflect the latest snapshot of Alaskans...
Regional News
Court leaves cruise tax on August ballot

...other plaintiffs challenged petitions submitted by the initiative's sponsors in Oct. 2004, claiming the state Division of Elections wrongly certified them. The case was appealed after a February ruling in Anchorage Superior Court sent against...
Williams retires

...appointed after Murkowski withdrew the name of Ketchikan businessman Jim Elkins. Stedman has filed with the state Division of Elections to run in the Nov. 2 general election. Ketchikan resident David Landis, 39, will seek the seat as a Democrat...


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