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In tight race, oil tax referendum behind

In tight race, oil tax referendum behindWith some ballots yet to be counted, a referendum to repeal Gov. Sean Parnell’s signature oil tax law is trailing by nearly 7,000 votes.

Nine to run for assembly, two for school board

Nine to run for assembly, two for school boardAnother seven Juneau residents filed to run before Monday's 4:30 p.m. deadline

Teacher Bob Williams campaigns for lieutenant gov. in Juneau

Teacher Bob Williams campaigns for lieutenant gov. in JuneauWilliams and Hollis French are the only two Democrats for lieutenant governor on the primary election ballot

Democrat Forrest Dunbar hopes to challenge Young

Democrat Forrest Dunbar hopes to challenge YoungAnchorage Democrat Forrest Dunbar is hoping to challenge Don Young for Alaska’s lone seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.

With Senate career behind him, Hollis French not looking back

With Senate career behind him, Hollis French not looking backHollis French is a state senator who gave up his seat in the Legislature to run for the office of lieutenant governor.

Sullivan continues to lead fundraising battle

Sullivan continues to lead fundraising battleIn the U.S. Senate race, Dan Sullivan’s financial advantage over other Republican contenders continues to grow.

Rivals question Sullivan’s absence from debate

Rivals question Sullivan’s absence from debateRepublican Senate candidates Joe Miller and Mead Treadwell debated each other and an empty chair on Wednesday at Alaska Public Media’s Debate for the State.

Sen. Begich Courts Voters in Rural Alaska

Sen. Begich Courts Voters in Rural AlaskaSenator Mark Begich last week visited the three lower Yukon River villages of Marshall, Alakanak, and Emmonak. He heard from dozens of people about infrastructure needs, and issues such as the importance of subsistence and the need for local law enforcement.

Oil tax referendum ignites a neighborly sign war

On top of being the most expensive ballot measure in state history, next week’s referendum on oil taxes may also be one of the most contentious.

Ad claims Treadwell company erodes privacy

Ad claims Treadwell company erodes privacyA new negative ad says technology companies Mead Treadwell founded are helping the government erode privacy.