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Election numbers for HD33 and SDQ

Polls in Alaska have officially closed. Stay tuned to this space for updates.

With all Precincts reporting in House District 33:
Kyle Johansen – 437
Matt Olsen – 1696
Peggy Wilson – 2971

With all Precincts reporting in Senate District Q:
Bert Stedman – 7187
Albert Kookesh – 4011

Recent News

Wrangell hospital project closes contracts, starts fresh

The City and Borough of Wrangell and the Wrangell Medical Center closed a settlement this month with a company formerly contracted to help finance a new hospital building. After the hospital project stalled in 2012 with more than a million dollars spent on contracts, city and hospital officials are hoping for a fresh start. more

Salard’s jury trial set for February

The jury trial of a Wrangell doctor accused of possessing and distributing child pornography has been bumped nearly two months. Doctor Greg Salard’s defense attorney asked for delay until Feb. 23, 2015. more