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Political novices competing for assembly District 9 seat

...Dunne, 60, of Fritz Creek, and Dawson Slaughter, 25, of Anchor Point, are running for the open seat. Incumbent Mako Haggerty of Homer cannot run again because of term limits. While apart in age and residence, both candidates mention their...
Absentee ballots counted; Knopp wins District 1 race

...Kachemak Bay. Dunne, a fisheries biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, will replace representative Mako Haggerty, who reached the term limit. He took 58.5 percent of the vote, while opponent Dawson Slaughter took 41 percent...
Pratt museum seeks expansion funding

...fiscal trouble will only lead to a rejection of the museum's request, he said. Assembly members Kelly Cooper and Mako Haggerty, who introduced the ordinance, fought for the assembly's approval. Miller said they did not expect to receive...
Knopp, Holmdahl, Dunne win assembly seats

...races on the peninsula saw newcomers introduced to the borough assembly. Representatives Sue McClure from Seward and Mako Haggerty from Homer reached the two-term limit and will be succeeded by Brandii Holmdahl and Willy Dunne, respectively...
Diamond View Estates to receive natural gas service

...went down from $900 every six weeks to $300 every six weeks, that's seven installments (of oil payments)."Mako Haggerty, the assemblyman who represents the Southern Peninsula, said he recognized the concerns voiced in the letter, but...
Three contested races for borough assembly seats

...has received from the borough. He said the two previous assembly members who have held the seat - Milli Martin and Mako Haggerty - did impressive work and he wanted the chance to continue that work. Dunne said he is not running on any particular...
Proposed service area raises support, concern

...economic service area being formed during July 28 assembly meeting."This is not very well defined," said member Mako Haggerty. Haggerty said he believed the formation of new service areas should be grassroots efforts that come from within the...
Assembly OK's fiscal note measure

...Assembly member Wayne Ogle introduced the measure, which was approved by the assembly at its April 7 meeting. Members Mako Haggerty and Brent Johnson said they thought the policy would be unnecessary and redundant. "It's not about us," Ogle...
Assembly won't send commercial marijuana cultivation measure to voters

...woman whose daughter suffered from "marijuana poisoning," and didn't want others to experience the same effects. Mako Haggerty said he had a traumatic experience during his childhood when his father received a overly harsh punishment for possession...
Borough's anadromous streams protections survive another challenge

...Bagley, Wolf and Stan Welles advocating strongly for a repeal of the current anadromous protections. Brent Johnson, Mako Haggerty, Sue McClure and Kelly Cooper were opposed to the changes, making recently-elected Blaine Gilman a deciding vote...


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