The incumbents are in a good position to win but will have to wait until Nov. 23 to be sure.
These midterm elections show why it’s always important to never assume you know exactly what’s going to happen in advance – and to keep an open mind for potential surprises.
Early results show incumbent Lisa Murkowski narrowly trailing Kelly Tshibaka, while Mary Peltola is far ahead of her rivals in the U.S. House race.
ICWA faces broad constitutional challenges in an unfriendly court.
Judge Debra O’Gara says that some states are better than others at adhering to ICWA. “But right now, Alaska, I would say, is not doing so well.”
The Tribe worked with the federal government to update local regulations so hunters could take advantage of the longer seal season.
It was the third and final in a televised series featuring the candidates for statewide offices.
During the hour-long debate, Rep. Mary Peltola highlighted work she is already doing in office.
Peltola took the stage Thursday, pitching herself as a regular Alaskan who happens to be Alaska’s congresswoman.
When Peltola won the special election in August, she was behind Palin and Begich in fundraising.