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Election Debate

Live from KAKM in Anchorage, we bring you a live debate between the Republican candidates for the U. S. Senate. Wednesday, August 13th, at 7 … more

As primary nears, House candidate attacks rival’s residency status

As primary nears, House candidate attacks rival’s residency statusSherri Jackson’s opponent in the Republican primary, Liz Vazquez, is convinced that Jackson can’t run in the primary for District 22.

JPD chief says if pot is legalized, DUI enforcement could be a challenge

JPD chief says if pot is legalized, DUI enforcement could be a challengeIf Ballot Measure 2 passes in November, people age 21 and older could legally buy and use pot, and even grow a certain amount.

Murkowski demands Begich stop using her image in campaign ads

Murkowski demands Begich stop using her image in campaign adsA lawyer hired by Sen. Lisa Murkowski‘s re-election committee today sent a cease-and-desist letter to the campaign of Sen. Mark Begich.

Treadwell, Sullivan assail each other’s ties to Lower 48 companies

Treadwell, Sullivan assail each other’s ties to Lower 48 companiesLast week, Dan Sullivan sent mailers to Alaska voters alleging Mead Treadwell benefitted financially from the Obama stimulus package.

Local news media to partner with Juneau Votes

Local news media to partner with Juneau VotesThis year's municipal election is Oct. 7. Only 19 percent of Juneau voters cast ballots in last year’s municipal election.

GOP candidates for U.S. Senate debate abortion, social issues

GOP candidates for U.S. Senate debate abortion, social issuesThe three Republicans vying to run against U.S. Sen. Mark Begich met yesterday in an Eagle River church to debate social issues in a forum sponsored by Alaska Family Action.

Anti-marijuana group asks Anchorage officials to pull pro-initiative advertising

Anti-marijuana group asks Anchorage officials to pull pro-initiative advertisingThe group Big Marijuana Big Mistake is taking issue with pro-marijuana initiative bus ads, and they’re asking the Municipality of Anchorage to intervene.

Dan Sullivan gets negative on Mead Treadwell

Dan Sullivan gets negative on Mead TreadwellDan Sullivan has sent mailers to voters in Anchorage and Fairbanks bashing rival Republican Mead Treadwell.

Sarah Palin endorses oil tax repeal

Sarah Palin endorses oil tax repealThe former governor uses her new online news channel to promote the repeal of Alaska’s current oil tax system