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Soldotna council taps Cashman for open seat

...applicant Dan Nelson for appointment to council seat F during Tuesday's council meeting. The seat was vacated by newly-elected mayor Pete Sprague. Cashman's term will end on Oct. 16, 2016. Reach Rashah McChesney at rashah.mcchesney@peninsulaclarion...
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Micciche, Treider face off for Senate District O

...working his way up boards and commissions in Soldotna, to a seat on the Soldotna City Council, to becoming the city's elected Mayor, then defeating a longtime Republican senator for a seat in the state's Legislature in 2012. Challenger Eric Treider...
Tom Bearup: Administration should be accountable to borough residents of Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor is the representative of all borough residents and I will honor that trust when elected mayor.Thank you and I ask for your vote for mayor on October 7.
Navarre asks citizens to keep an open mind

...said."We don't spend every nickel that is budgeted," he said.One of the first things Navarre did when he was elected mayor in 2011 was request $200,000 from the borough assembly for health care. With the uncertainty of the Affordable...
Kenai re-elects Porter

...ballots were reviewed Tuesday and numbers show voters re-elected Mayor Pat Porter to serve the City of Kenai. Porter received...members, Brian Gabriel Sr. and Terry Bookey, and re-elected Mayor Porter will take oaths of office and be sworn in at...
Alaska newspaper pioneer gains following on Facebook

...In addition to founding and editing the Star (which he sold to Morris Communications in 2000), Jordan was also elected mayor of the short-lived Chugiak-Eagle River Borough in 1975 and has written several books, including "Starlight Memories...
Mayoral candidates mull school funding, issues

...said he would fall back heavily on his public office tenure and involvement in, and knowledge of the school system if elected mayor. "I have 15 years in public office," he said. "I have a record of strong support for public education, so I...
Mayoral candidates tackle variety of issues

...elected official," he said. "I did a good job as your mayor, and I think we can expect more of the same if I am elected mayor," he said. "I don't promise to cut government or to cut taxes. What I promise you is that I will be responsible...
Soldotna candidates look to city's future do in order to guarantee generations of a quality sustainable community here in Soldotna." Since Micciche was elected mayor, the property tax rate in Soldotna has decreased by 30 percent, and the cost of operating Soldotna has decreased...
Prop 2 talked over: Voters will decide on mayor or manager

...the borough is managed -- by an appointed manager or elected mayor. Currently, the borough has a mayor as chief executive...structure is all about holding government responsible. "An elected mayor serving as chief executive is accountable," she said...


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