Well-known Petersburg resident and former mayor, Al Dwyer, passed away last Friday due to health complications. KFSK’s Angela Denning reports on a man who volunteered in many ways but was also known just as a ‘good guy’.
The City and Borough of Juneau is appealing a decision by the state’s Local Boundary Commission on the northern boundary of a proposed Petersburg borough.
The latest reapportionment plan makes no changes to Southeast Alaska election district boundaries. But parts of that plan will likely be altered because it does not meet federal requirements protecting minority voting strength.