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...and Togiak tribal councils. The lawsuit, which was heard over nine days earlier this summer, alleged that state elections workers broke federal law and suppressed voter turnout by failing to provide language assistance.One example was a ballot...
Voting from home

...Current absentee-by-mail return envelopes have prepaid postage. Smith said the borough hires more than 120 election workers and changing over to vote-by-mail would reduce that number. However, to send out ballots by mail, costs would...

...vowed to disrupt it by targeting polling centers and election workers.To drive home the threat, insurgents in forces base, waiting to move in a convoy of election workers delivering ballots - apparent victims of an "insider...
Assembly to vote on vote-by-mail elections

...would require only 30 people compared to 116 for polling place elections."We kept everything except for day-of-election workers," Blankenship said.Contract services, which includes ballot stuffing and out-the-door postage cost, would...
Walker continues to lead in governor's race

...widened his slim lead over Republican Gov. Sean Parnell Tuesday in Alaska's tight gubernatorial race.Alaska elections workers began counting more than 53,000 absentee and questioned ballots Tuesday.With a little less than one-third of...
Every vote worth waiting for

...While the rest of the country has moved on from the 10-day old Nov. 4 general election, Alaska's Division of Elections workers have been carefully counting thousands of absentee and questioned ballots cast during the election. More than 220...

...requirements, as well as accounts of long lines and ill-informed clerks at driver's license centers.On Nov. 6, election workers will still be allowed to ask voters for a valid photo ID, but people without it can use a regular voting machine...
Kenai may buy back land

...residents who have agreed to work as election board members in the city during the Oct. 2 election. In precinct 1, election workers will be Mary Troy Castimore, Diane Craig, William Hatch and Mary Quesnel. Richard Hultberg will serve as an alternate...
Wagoner unseats Ward

Kenai Peninsula voters turned two-term incumbent Republican Jerry Ward out of office Tuesday, opting to hand his seat in the Alaska Senate to his Republican Moderate challenger Tom Wagoner.
Shooting range spending triggers reader's response

...Fairbanks and Juneau ... and additional money for troopers, health and social services public affairs office and election workers." Six hundred seventy-six million dollars for shooting ranges? I am shocked beyond words. I went to Juneau...


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