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SE candidates stake out ballot measure positions

SE candidates stake out ballot measure positionsMost Southeast legislative candidates oppose the marijuana and Bristol Bay ballot initiatives. But they support the minimum wage measure.

Pro-marijuana campaign has trouble finding public support in Juneau

Pro-marijuana campaign has trouble finding public support in Juneau"Unfortunately, people that I’ve talked to that I know consume, that I know partake in this substance are afraid to come out," Ben Wilcox says.

B.C. mines concern some–not all–candidates

B.C. mines concern some–not all–candidatesBritish Columbia mines are slated to be built close to transboundary rivers. That worries some candidates for the Alaska Legislature.

McGuan gives Muñoz first election challenge in six years

McGuan gives Muñoz first election challenge in six yearsDemocrat George McGuan is a union electrician, who portrays himself as more working man than politician

Timeline of Parnell administration’s response to National Guard scandal emerges

Timeline of Parnell administration’s response to National Guard scandal emergesWhile the governor’s office is now being told to provide more records or explain the reasons for withholding them, the administration did provide a 352-page log of records that could be relevant earlier this week.

Muñoz, Kito raise the most cash so far in Juneau legislative races

Muñoz, Kito raise the most cash so far in Juneau legislative racesThe most recent campaign finance reports for the 2014 general election cover the period through Oct. 25.

Political newcomers Dukowitz, Kito vie for House District 33 seat

Political newcomers Dukowitz, Kito vie for House District 33 seatBoth candidates for House District 33 on next week’s general election ballot are new to campaigning.

Once forbidden, Alaska’s Native languages now official state languages

Once forbidden, Alaska’s Native languages now official state languagesWhen American missionaries began arriving in Alaska in the 1880s, it was the beginning of a very dark era for Alaska Natives around the state.

Juneau Votes State Candidate Forum Monday, Oct. 27

Juneau Votes State Candidate Forum Monday, Oct. 27Meet some of the candidates running for State House and State Senate on Monday at a Juneau Votes State Candidate Forum.

AFN president publicly criticizes Parnell for appealing subsistence rights case

AFN president publicly criticizes Parnell for appealing subsistence rights caseKitka asked convention delegates if it mattered to them that a candidate for public office has actively attacked subsistence rights.