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Board releases draft of redistricting plans

...and Kodiak house districts in Sen. Gary Stevens' Senate District R. "For some reason they're going back to when Jerry Ward was there and had that split with South Anchorage and the Kenai Peninsula," said Rep. Paul Seaton, R-Homer, of...
Candidate Szymanski lays out case for legal residency

...week listened as Szymanski, a former state senator, detailed why he believes he is eligible to take on incumbent Sen. Jerry Ward at the polls in November. State law says candidates must live in the district for a year before filing for office...
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...Vote Mike Szymanski. Whether you see incumbent Sen. Jerry Ward as a man of principles or an obstructionist will determine...Vote Mike Szymanski. Whether you see incumbent Sen. Jerry Ward as a man of principles or an obstructionist will determine...
Senator joins lawsuit against new election districts

...challenging the new election district boundaries developed by the Alaska Redistricting Board have been filed. Sen. Jerry Ward, R-Anchorage, who currently represents the Nikiski area in a district linking that peninsula community with South...
Election results

...Mike Chenault 3,476 James Price 1,451 District 35 Paul Seaton 3,839 State Senate District Q Tom Wagoner 4,847 Jerry Ward 4,436 Thomas Stroman 184 Bonding propositions Proposition A (Veterans Mortgage) Yes 134,256 No 56,997 Proposition...
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. By 10...
Around the Peninsula today The North Peninsula Chamber of Commerce will meet at noon today at the North Kenai Baptist Church. Sen. Jerry Ward, R-Nikiski, and Tom O'Hara with the Arctic Winter Games will speak. Salvation Army mobile kitchen to visit The...
New redistricting plan prompts Republican candidates to move

...which would require 20 Republicans to run against each other -- cut the Kenai Peninsula from the district held by Sen. Jerry Ward, R-Anchorage. So as of May 30, Ward moved to the Nikiski, he said. ''In order to represent the people I wanted...
Peninsula leaders request Cook Inlet commercial fishing disaster declaration

...banks and insurance companies. In a Wednesday letter to Knowles, Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor Dale Bagley and Sen. Jerry Ward, R-Anchorage, said they believe the failure of the Cook Inlet run warrants an economic disaster declaration similar...
Election results

...Jerry Sanders (AI) 668 Jim Sykes (G) 1,689 Daniel DeNardo (AI) 166 Senate District Q Tom Wagoner (R) 2,737 Jerry Ward (R) 2,007 Scott Hamann (R) 924 Senate District R Gary Stevens (R) 2,931 Mike Yourkowski (D) 970 Mike Milligan...


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