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...election. The disqualification order requires that election officials move up the third-place finisher from the primary election.However, absentee ballots giving voters a choice between Deschene and former President Joe Shirley Jr. already...
The primary is a month away - make sure you're registered to vote

While the primary election is still a month away, there's an important election season...make changes to political party affiliation before the August 19 primary election. Changes made after Sunday will not be effective for the primary...
What others say: Low voter turnout speaks ill of residents' commitment to solutions

...the radio in the months leading up to Tuesday's primary election, one would have been hard pressed to forget about...the generally poor state of civic engagement in the primary election, there are certainly some places that outperformed...
Walker, Mallott merge campaigns

...but he didn't change his official party affiliation until Tuesday. Mallott, 71, won last month's Democratic primary election for governor.A combined ticket is expected to provide a stronger challenge to Parnell in November."What the...
5 things to know about Alaska's midterm election

...Libertarian Party may wind up with a U.S Senate candidate that doesn't want to be on the ballot. Thom Walker won the primary election without campaigning. He works in the Brooks Range, and party officials say he posted his withdrawal from the race...
Inspiring to see youth stand up for their rights be seen not heard. The result of these practices seems to be our very unhealthy and largely uninvolved silent majority and at least one grouchy senior citizen. Our latest primary election resulted in 31 percent voter participation.
Two Nikiski candidates running for District 29

...R-Nikiski, for the District 29 House of Representatives seat. Both names will appear on the ballot for the Aug. 19 Primary Election. The Alaska Redistricting Board altered the boundaries for District 28, which Chenault currently represents, and...
What others say: Senate debate shows meaningful contrasts among contenders

...already has been underway for some time, but with the primary election now less than two months away, it's clear that...There's still a good amount of time left before the primary election, and several more debates between the candidates...
Error results in months of confusion for Anchorage man plagued with calls for Nikiski candidate

...started about two months ago," Blades said. "People were asking for Rocky." The filing period for the August Primary election opened on June 2. Until early August, the second to last digit was filed incorrectly for District 29 Democratic...
Thornton challenges Olson for District 30

...of Representatives seat representing the Kenai-Soldotna area. Both names appear on the ballot for the Aug. 19 primary election. While Olson currently represents District 29, the Alaska Redistricting Board tightened the district boundary encompassing...


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