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Soldotna council candidates weigh-in during sparsely attended forum

...defender investigator and for the department of corrections during his career. He has been a councilman on the Fairbanks City Council, a member of the borough's planning commission and most recently a Soldotna City Council member since 2013...
Two contested races for Soldotna council; mayoral candidate to run unopposed

...Soldotna council since 2013 and the Kenai Peninsula Borough's planning commission since 2012. He served on the Fairbanks City Council for four years, according to his candidate biography. Whitney wrote in his bio that his time on Soldotna's...
Fairbanks spent $7k defending mayor's $37.50 fine

...000 during appeals, city attorney Paul Ewers said. The funding comes out of the city's claims budget. The Fairbanks City Council held a closed-door executive session about the city's appeal strategy earlier this month. The city government...
What others say: Agreement between Fairbanks, railroad makes sense

It's back to work for the Fairbanks City Council on Monday, and one of the items on the agenda is introduction of an agreement with the Alaska Railroad that will lead to the extension...
Council greets 4 new members

...I see this as an opportunity to continue to serve the community," she said.Whitney served as a member of Fairbanks City Council in the 1980s. He currently serves on the Soldotna Planning and Zoning Commission and the borough Planning Commission...
Former Soldotna Mayor and political newbie file for council seats

...Seat E. Whitney has been an Alaskan resident for 38 years. He is a retired Alaska state employee. He served on Fairbanks City Council and the Fairbanks Municipal Utility System from 1983 ? 1987. Currently, he serves on the Soldotna Planning and...
Council approves annual public reading of Bill of Rights

FAIRBANKS (AP) -- The Fairbanks City Council has approved a public display and annual recital of the Bill of Rights. The council passed a resolution Monday requiring that...
Whitney: Community effort needed to meet challenges

...Jeanne's mother lives in Kenai and her sister Pam and husband Steve live in the Denise Lake area.I served on the Fairbanks City Council and the Fairbanks Municipal Utility Board for 4 years, the City of Soldotna Planning and Zoning Commission for...
Soldotna candidates consider economy, businesses, teen center top priorities

...than what it already is."Currently, Whitney serves on the Planning and Zoning Commission and served on the Fairbanks City Council in the 1980s. Baxter, who grew up in Soldotna, said he's "always been interested in politics" and now...
Soldotna candidate forum focuses on taxes, tourism be a year round contributor, Whitney said. He has seen a bed tax work as a funding source while serving on Fairbanks City Council in the 1980s, but the citizens need to decide whether to support a tax and what the percentage should be...


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