Local Election Coverage

Christian hopes to keep seat on assembly

Click here for iFriendly audio.

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.

Comments

Please read our comment guidelines.

Recent News

As new school year begins, Wrangell schools absorb $51,000 in cuts

Elementary school
Thursday begins a new school year in Wrangell, and as it begins, the Wrangell school district is absorbing $51,000 in education cuts. Gov. Bill Walker made $48 million in cuts to education funding earlier this year, resulting in a $51,000 … more

Wrangell Borough Assembly Meeting 8-23-16

City and Borough of Wrangell Borough Assembly Meeting AGENDA August 23, 2016 – 7:00 p.m.            Location: Assembly Chambers, City Hall 1. CALL TO ORDER a. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE led by Assembly Member David Powell b. … more