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Vic Kohring running for Wasilla City Council

...federal corruption charge in 2011 is running for Wasilla City Council.Wasilla City Clerk Kristie Smithers confirmed Monday that Vic...a story July 29 about Vic Kohring running for Wasilla City Council, The Associated Press reported erroneously...
Vote on new Wasilla library shelved

WASILLA - The lack of a quorum stopped the Wasilla City Council from voting whether to spend $1.5 million to buy a downtown shopping center. The delay, however, gives the council...
Supreme Court rejects Kohring appeal

...He appealed that conviction also, again on the grounds of misconduct by prosecutors. The 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals declined to take up the case.Kohring last year ran for a seat on the Wasilla City Council but was not elected.
State | AK legislature
Voters deny Kohring bid for Wasilla City Council

ANCHORAGE - A former disgraced lawmaker's attempt to return to political office has been rebuked in Wasilla, and voters have appeared to repeal a ban on the use of plastic bags.
Empire Editorial: Just say 'no' to Sarah

...shooting caribou with her dad on "Sarah Palin's Alaska."Sarah Palin was a good governor, for an inexperienced former Wasilla city official in her first term. She was a terrible choice for vice president - she lacked polish, experience with national...
Opinion | Sarah Palin
Senate Judiciary considers banning synthetic drugs

JUNEAU - The Senate Judiciary Committee began hearings on a bill banning certain synthetic drugs even though the Wasilla City Council has rejected a similar ordinance.The bill, sponsored by Sen. Kevin Meyer, a Republican from Anchorage...
State | AK legislature
Wasilla council listens to annexation concerns

WASILLA - The people who live just outside Wasilla want to keep it that way. The Wasilla City Council has asked the administration to research the costs, benefits and public opinion of annexing new land on all sides of the...
Mat-Su Republicans narrow down list for Kohring replacements

...R-Eagle River. Colleen Sullivan-Leonard, a former Wasilla City Council member who works for the governor's office...for Kohring's seat before. Her husband, a former Wasilla city finance director, works for the Palin administration...
Republicans seek to replace Kohring

...Republicans are expected to send a list of three suggested replacements to Gov. Sarah Palin at the end of the week. Wasilla City Councilman Steve Menard and former Councilwoman Colleen Sullivan-Leonard both want to be the state's newest House...
Cases overwhelm justice system in Mat-Su

...district attorney. The crush of work for police, lawyers and the court changed public policy this year. In October, the Wasilla City Council approved a new rule requiring shoplifters to pay a fine up to $300 because, police said, the state stopped...


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