Ranked choice voting results may add to the Republican lead, with implications for House leadership.
If the gains hold, they increase the chances of a coalition majority in the Senate.
At a convention, the state constitution may be amended or revised, subject to approval by the voters.
The ads, some labeled as satire, are targeted at many of the closest state House and Senate races.
Caribou and reindeer populations have been declining around the circumpolar north.
It requires faith in pre-election polls, and someone voting strategically could undermine their own preferences.
Sheffield, a Democrat, served a single term from 1982 to 1986 before a near-impeachment and the 1980s oil crash foiled his re-election chances.
The lake is currently under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Forest Service, and a successful lawsuit could bring significant changes. For example, motorboats and (in winter) snowmachines are barred from the lake.
University funding, career prospects and lifestyle amenities are factors cited as important to young Alaskans pondering their futures.
The sharp increase in housing costs isn’t isolated to Alaska but has been exacerbated here by a decline in new-home construction. Here’s what Alaska’s governor candidates say they would do, if elected, to deal with the state housing shortage.