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Remember to cast your ballot on Tuesday

...of polling places is posted below; if you're not quite sure which precinct you're in, be sure to contact the borough clerk's office at 1-800-478-4441 ext. 2160, or 907-714-2160. Decisions made by local government frequently...
Voices of the Peninsula: Vote Yes on Proposition 1 for seasonal grocery tax relief build a stronger community.Why Now?? We have been forced to wait several years for this election because the Borough Clerk refused to certify our original referendum application. The Alaska Supreme Court forced the Borough to accept our...
Grocery tax exemption heads to polls

...convinced that we will prevail."Borough voters have repeatedly voted against levying any more tax. In 2010, when the borough clerk denied to file a citizens' referendum to repeal the 2008 ordinance, Price took the case to the Alaska Supreme Court...
Two contested races for Soldotna council; mayoral candidate to run unopposed

...looming state-level financial troubles. Murphy was the Seward City Clerk from 1982-1997 and the Kenai Peninsula Borough Clerk from 1997-2005, according to her candidacy bio. In addition, she has served on the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly...
Assembly sends food tax exemption change to voters

...meeting April 21. The ordinance will appear under unfinished business on the next assembly meeting's agenda, said Borough Clerk Johni Blankenship. The assembly will have to decide whether to approve the reconsideration vote before it is retaken...
Kasilof man petitions to recall assembly member

...200-word petition along with 10 required signatures to the borough clerk's office. In the petition, Duncan wrote, "Kelly...make a point about who elected officials work for. Borough Clerk Johni Blankenship said Duncan's petition would be...
Grocery tax relief measure makes 2015 ballot

...signatures, more than the 1,600 needed, and the borough clerk's office certified the petition Friday. The proposition...proposition on the ballot was challenging, Price said. The borough clerk's office denied an application for a referendum to...
Wolf recall shot down by borough

The recall petition for Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly member Kelly Wolf has been denied.On Thursday, the Borough clerk's office released the results of the application that was submitted by Kasilof resident Chase Duncan on Jan. 26...
Absentee votes could sway election

...absentee, questioned and special needs ballots totaled 1,964 Thursday, according to an email from Kenai Peninsula Borough Clerk Johni Blankenship. To retain his lead position in the race for borough mayor, incumbent Mike Navarre would have to...
Alaska Supreme Court reverses food-tax referendum decision

...said the Kenai Superior Court and the Kenai Peninsula Borough Clerk erred when they rejected a 2010 proposed referendum...has 10 days to decide how it wants to proceed, said Borough Clerk Jonni Blankenship, and borough attorneys are reviewing...


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