National, International Press Pour into Juneau for Ballot Count

Casey Kelly, KTOO – Juneau

For a few days last week, the nation’s eyes turned to Juneau where the counting of write-in ballots in Alaska’s U.S. Senate race attracted members of the national and even international press.  They’ve all packed up and gone now, leaving local media to cover the outcome. But for a time, the state capital was swarming with more reporters than it’s seen since maybe the heyday of Palin-mania.

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