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Mayoral candidates tackle variety of issues

...variety of questions about how they would handle the position if elected. All candidates, save for Nikiski resident Tim O'Brien, attended the forum hosted by the Soldotna Chamber of Commerce at the Soldotna Sports Center. Current mayor Dave Carey...
Mayoral candidates quizzed at forum

...hosted by the Cohoe-Kasilof Community Council. Residents asked the candidates, all of whom except Nikiski resident Tim O'Brien were present, about a variety of issues including the future of the Central Peninsula Hospital and funding of non-departmental...
Mayoral candidates file spending reports

...resident Fred Sturman declared raising $9,701.60 and spending $7,338.70 through Sept. 27.Nikiski resident Tim O'Brien filed an exemption on July 27, meaning he doesn't plan to raise or spend more than $5,000 on his campaign.
Mayoral candidates mull school funding, issues

...what our economy is going to do and fortunately I see our economy taking a step forward right now." Nikiski resident Tim O'Brien spoke next and said he was strongly encouraged by residents to run for the position. "I do not want to be a career...
Navarre, Bagley top fundraisers among mayoral candidates

...his total income, $3,225 were listed as personal contributions. He reported spending a total of $3,468.09. Tim O'Brien, also a Nikiski resident, reported raising $396.25, all of which was personally contributed. He reported spending...
Mayoral candidates tackle fish management

...of that from the state's perspective to take ownership for the subsistence fishing down here." Mayoral candidate Tim O'Brien, a Nikiski resident, did not attend the forum. Brian Smith can be reached at
Navarre, Sturman advance to battle in runoff

...percent, or 1,013; former assembly member Gary Superman gathered 7.80 percent, or 644 votes; Nikiski resident Tim O'Brien received 148 votes, or 1.79 percent. "It's definitely a good portion of the vote, but it's not over, obviously...
Mike the mayor

...Dale Bagley, former borough assembly member Debbie Brown, former assembly member Gary Superman and Nikiski resident Tim O'Brien. Sturman said Friday he would consider running for the position again if he felt his health was good enough. "We...
Deadline to register to vote approaching

...candidates are Dale Bagley of Soldotna, Debbie Brown of Kasilof, Fred Sturman of Soldotna, Gary Superman of Nikiski, Tim O'Brien of Nikiski and Mike Navarre of Kenai. Former candidate Ron Long, of Seward, dropped out of the race. Incumbent assembly...
Former candidate supports Sturman

The borough mayor election has been interesting and is now down to 180-degree differences in management styles. A good campaign with six different views shows things need a different direction. With low turnout at the polls, I'm disappointed with the other three candidates not endorsing one of the two candidates. I myself endorsed Fred Sturman. He is not a career politician running with special interest groups. Fred is a working man. Mike is a businessman who has said, if you don't like my policies, vote me out at the polls. We did that already when Dale Bagley won his election.


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