Juneau election workers check absentee and questioned ballots in a conference room at City Hall on Friday, Oct. 4, 2019. From left to right: Hali Denton, Andy Peterson, Beth McEwen and Betty Cook. Election CoverageFeatured NewsJuneauLocal Government
October 9, 2019

It’s official: Hotel bed tax and Centennial Hall bonds approved, funding for new JACC rejected

Even though Juneau voters passed two out of three ballot propositions, the Juneau Assembly has the final say on how they are implemented.
Juneau City Clerk and election official Beth McEwen updates a whiteboard with information about absentee and questioned ballots in a conference room at City Hall on Friday, Oct. 4, 2019. Election CoverageFeatured NewsJuneauLocal Government
October 4, 2019

Additional ballots nudge Centennial Hall debt question from ‘no’ to ‘yes’

Some 2,000 absentee and questioned ballots were outstanding after election night, with two close races pending in Juneau.
Portraits, clockwise from top right: Deedie Sorensen, Martin Stepetin Sr., Bonnie Jensen, Emil Mackey, Wade Bryson, Alicia Hughes-Skandijs, Greg Smith, and Carole Triem. Middle top: Centennial Hall on June 18, 2018. Middle bottom: A rendering showing what the new Juneau Arts and Culture Center may look like. Arts & CultureElection CoverageFeatured NewsJuneauLocal GovernmentPoliticsSoutheast
October 1, 2019

Juneau ballot propositions earn mixed support from voters

Juneau voters appeared to approve one ballot proposition and reject another in Juneau's municipal election Tuesday. A third proposition was too close to call.
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October 1, 2019

In mostly uncontested election, Juneau Assembly takes shape

The only competitive race was in District 1, which had two open seats. Greg Smith appeared to receive more votes than Alicia Hughes-Skandijs and would serve a three-year term.

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Watch: Juneau municipal candidates forum

The League of Women Voters of Juneau Municipal Candidates Forum took place Tuesday, Sept. 17, at KTOO. All four candidates for Juneau Assembly and all four candidates for Juneau School Board participated.

This event was co-hosted by KTOO and the Juneau Empire.

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