Rep. Johansen Meeting With District 1 Republicans

Deanna Garrison, KRBD – Ketchikan Representative Kyle Johansen will meet Monday night with District 1 Republicans following his decision to walk out on the...

Lame Duck Session Commences in Congress

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC Congress returned to work Monday in Washington DC for the Lame Duck session.  That’s the time between Election...

Stevens Prosecutor Will Not Face Criminal Charges

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC The prosecutors who bungled the case against the late Ted Stevens will not face criminal contempt charges, according...

Miller Campaign Claims Several Ballots Written in Same Handwriting

Casey Kelly, KTOO - Juneau As Joe Miller's chances of winning began to slip away, campaign spin doctor Floyd Brown held his second press conference...

Ketchikan Newspaper, Republican Leaders Unhappy With Johansen

Deanna Garrison, KRBD - Ketchikan The newspaper and some Republican leaders in Ketchikan are not at all happy that Representative Kyle Johansen left the majority...

Murkowski Maintains Lead Over Weekend

Dave Donaldson, APRN - Juneau The tabulation of write-in votes will continue in Juneau until Wednesday at the earliest – and Lisa Murkowski is maintaining...

State Challenges Miller’s Write-In Suit

Photo and Story by Ellen Lockyer, KSKA – Anchorage The thicket of litigation surrounding this year’s write in campaign just got a little thicker.   ...

Only 828 Ballots Rejected in Write-In Count So Far

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau The latest results from the Division of Elections this afternoon show Lisa Murkowski is now getting – without any...

Miller Adviser Suggests Voter Fraud, Election Irregularities Present

Casey Kelly, KTOO – Juneau Miller volunteer adviser Floyd Brown just held another press conference at the write-in count site, where he made more...

Election Officials Continue Write-In Count

Lori Townsend, APRN – Anchorage Election officials today continued counting write-in ballots for the U.S. Senate race. The division hopes to finish more...

Begich Discusses Plans for ‘Lame Duck’ Session

Ellen Lockyer, KSKA – Anchorage Senator Mark Begich is in the state for the Veterans Day holiday.  Begich told reporters in Anchorage Wednesday that...

Write-In Ballot Count Begins

Photo and Story by Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau Wednesday, the Division of Elections today began counting the write-in votes cast in last week’s...

Judge Denies Request to Stop Write-In Ballot Count

Casey Kelly, KTOO – Juneau U.S. District Court Judge Ralph Beistline has denied a request by Joe Miller to immediately stop the count of...

Muñoz Believes Johansen’s Decision to Leave House Majority Will Hurt Region

Ed Schoenfeld, CoastAlaska – Juneau Juneau Representative Cathy Muñoz says fellow Southeast Republican Kyle Johansen’s decision to leave the House majority will hurt the...

Declining Medicare Reimbursement for Doctors Likely to Highlight Lame Duck Session

Dan Bross, KUAC – Fairbanks The upcoming lame duck session of Congress could yield key tweaks to federal health care law. Northwest Regional Director...

Anchorage Assembly Raises Cigarette Tax

Len Anderson, KSKA - Anchorage Anchorage will have the second highest tax on cigarettes of any city in the country in January.   The Anchorage Assembly...

Absentee, Early Vote Counting Begins Today

Photo and Story by Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau The Division of Elections is counting the first round of absentee and early votes...

Election Officials Keeping Eye Out For Voter Fraud

Lori Townsend, APRN – Anchorage As division of elections officials oversee the count of absentee, early and questioned ballots over the next several days,...

Write-In Vote Count Programming Available Live on Gavel-to-Gavel

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau Public Television will let you watch the count of the write-in votes in the race for the U.S....

Parnell Begins Accepting Resignations From Commissioners, Other High-Level Officials

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau Governor Parnell will replace nearly half of the cabinet-level people that met him when Sarah Palin resigned last year.  ...