Refine Search

Some state cases may go federal

...especially if they use guns. The city wants to send a message to criminals that they will be put away for a long time, Mayor Mark Begich said. The mayor also said the move should also help clear out and speed up the state's clogged court...
Botelho wins mayor's race

Bruce Botelho is back. He defeated opponent Dick Knapp for Juneau mayor with an unofficial vote tally of 4,436 to 3,821 in Tuesday's city election.
Mayor asks to cut staff position

FAIRBANKS - The mayor of the Fairbanks North Star Borough has come up with a way to save money in tough economic times. Mayor Jim Whitaker is proposing cutting a position from his six-person office. Whitaker said at a weekend budget work...
Thanks, Dennis

...Dennis Egan for the service he's done our city these past several years. It's hard to even imagine the amount of time Mayor Egan spent just doing the homework necessary to be informed about the issues that arose during his years in office...
After three years on job, city clerk leaves hot seat

...precedence in other Alaska municipalities. But Mayor Dennis Egan expressed his displeasure with the idea. The part-time mayor said it would add to his already heavy workload, and he didn't see anything wrong with the current system. ``No...
Extraordinary public service: Thank you Mayor Botelho

...valuable. However, what I valued most was his compassion for those he served and those he served with. He was a full time mayor that was always there for you.Representative Beth Kerttula - It is hard to describe the contribution Bruce has made...
Housing Commission seeks further Assembly support

...affordable housing coordinator provided by the CBJ."Do you people understand where we are at with the budget at this time?" Mayor Merrill Sanford said, noting the effects of the budget and its cycle. "And tell me why we can't continue on with...
Study finds prefab houses beyond repair in villages

...built in the early 1980s, and wood rot is a common problem in the hub city for buildings constructed around the same time, Mayor Joe Klejka said at the time. "The wood turns to powder," he said. Deputy Housing Secretary Ron Sims heard highlights...
Something new is happening in politics

...of his bulging biceps. That was a funny gesture far more memorable to television viewers than his post as a small-time mayor outside of Minneapolis. Ralph Nader is a consumer advocate with the Congressional Accountability Project, P.O. Box...
Amendment would give city clerk 9 new bosses

...regard to the content of the information. Palmer and Mayor Dennis Egan both oppose the change. Egan, who is a part-time mayor, said it would add to his already heavy workload, and he doesn't see anything wrong with the current system...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback