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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.

State plans appeal of setnet court ruling

State plans appeal of setnet court rulingThe state of Alaska is planning to appeal a recent Superior Court ruling that could permit a 2016 ballot initiative proposing a setnet fishing ban in urban areas, primarily Cook Inlet.

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.

Draft: Lawmakers can tout position on referendum

A draft advisory opinion finds that lawmakers are allowed to use to state resources, like their legislative websites, to make known their positions on the upcoming oil tax referendum.

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

Campaign Profile: For Joe Miller, 2010 Looms Large

Campaign Profile: For Joe Miller, 2010 Looms LargeWhile 2010 left Joe Miller with big negatives, he also emerged with a good chunk of campaign cash, more than $800,000.