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.
Wrangell’s Borough Assembly took a small step towards a potential 400-bed boarding school in Wrangell June 28. The assembly also made changes to borough employee’s health care premiums.
The assembly passed a resolution in support of the Alaska Native Science and Engineering Program – or ANSEP, an accelerated learning program based on the University of Alaska Anchorage campus. more
Wrangell’s Ranger District held two public meetings this week allowing the public and Wrangell’s Borough Assembly to get a better look at a potential 5,000 acre timber sale on Wrangell Island. more