Local Election Coverage

Christian hopes to keep seat on assembly

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The regular elections for the City and Borough of Wrangell are October 1st.

Ernie Christian – Photo by Shady Grove Oliver/KSTK

For the next month, KSTK will bring you overviews of the important issues and items you can expect to see on the ballot.

As part of this coverage, we’ll feature interviews with the candidates running for elected positions.

There are three seats open on the Assembly. Daniel Blake is running for Seat F and Julie Decker is running for Seat E. Maxi Wiederspohn, Billie Younce, and Ernie Christian are running for Seat B.

Christian currently sits on the Assembly.

KSTK’s Shady Grove Oliver spoke with him about his candidacy.

Tune in to KSTK throughout the month of September for interviews with other candidates.

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