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Come on in for results from local races and links to more election information from APRN, NPR News and beyond. more

It’s Election Day!

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Need a last-minute refresher before you head to the polls? We’ve posted links to our election coverage (and a few other cool things from around the nation). Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. in Alaska. Election Night coverage begins at 4 p.m. more

STA candidate statement: Dale Williams


My name is Dale Spencer Williams, your candidate for Sitka Tribe of Alaska chairman. I am a Raven of the Taak Dein Taan’ clan, born and raised in Sitka by my grandparents Jimmy and Flora Williams. My grandfather Jimmy Williams was of the Kiksadi clan. I am a 1968 graduate of Sitka High School. I am very proud of my family. more

Stedman speaks to Sitka Chamber


State Sen. Bert Stedman made a pitch to keep his job to the Sitka Chamber of Commerce on Oct. 24. The Sitka Republican is co-chair of the Senate Finance Committee, and is locked in a race with fellow incumbent Sen. Albert Kookesh, D-Angoon. more

High School candidate forum Q&A

Here are all the questions House 34 candidates Bill Thomas (R-Haines) and Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins (D-Sitka), and Senate Q candidate Albert Kookesh (D-Angoon) answered during a 90-minute forum hosted by Sitka High School student government on Thursday, October 11, 2012. more

Candidates tested on social issues at high school forum


School prayer and gay marriage are not expected to be priorities in the next legislative session, but those were just a few of the questions Sitka High School students had on their minds Thursday (10-11-12) for candidates hoping to serve the newly-formed House District 34. more

Cissna: TSA opposition part of platform, not all


Opposition to the TSA’s airport security procedures might have given Sharon Cissna national attention, but the Anchorage Democrat says there’s more to her campaign for Congress. more

Chamber forum: House 34 candidate Q&A

Here are all the questions and answers from Wednesday’s House 34 candidate forum between Rep. Bill Thomas (R-Haines) and Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins (D-Sitka). The forum was hosted by the Sitka Chamber of Commerce; Dan Jones served as moderator. more

LIVE DEBATE: AK House District 34, with Senate Q

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We’re live on the air at Sitka High School, where candidates for the Alaska Legislature are taking questions from the public and from the student council. more

Sitka election unchanged after absentee count


Absentee ballots were counted in Sitka this afternoon (10-5-12), with no change in the outcome of last Tuesday’s municipal election.

In fact the front runners in both the mayor and assembly races expanded their leads. more