More than 120,000 ballots will not be counted until next week at the earliest.
The risks are high to employees and the public. Logistics are complicated. Rules and best practices are unclear. Safety gear is in short supply.
Gov. Mike Dunleavy says he’s holding meetings to engage Alaskans, adding, “Alaskans must buy into the decisions being made in Juneau.”
Representatives from more than 20 business, along with state officials and politicians will leave for China this weekend. There, they’ll peddle everything from baby food to seafood to tourism to Chinese consumers.