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    Dunbar backs 8th extension of emergency declaration in Anchorage – supports 70% vax goal

    Anchorage mayoral candidate Forrest Dunbar joined the narrowest of majorities to pass the eighth extension of Anchorage’s declaration of emergency. The measure passed along a...

    Bronson promises to defend and support Anchorage police officers

    Anchorage mayoral candidate Dave Bronson sent a letter to the Anchorage Police Department detailing how he plans to support and collaborate with the force...

    Alaska halts Johnson & Johnson vaccines due to dangerous blood clotting identified by CDC

    Due to reports of dangerous blood clotting in the brain associated with the Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine, the CDC has recommended an immediate...

    U.S. Senate candidate Kelly Tshibaka speaks about the role of faith in political life

    Four days before announcing her intent to challenge Sen. Lisa Murkowski for her U.S. Senate seat in 2022, Kelly Tshibaka appeared on a prominent...

    State House blocks vote and discussion on whether Alaskans should be forced to vaccinate

    A tense exchange broke out during the Alaska House floor session on April 12 when Rep. David Eastman (R-Wasilla) introduced a measure meant to...

    Anchorage assemblywoman urges colleagues to end acting mayor’s endless quest for emergency power

    Editor’s note: The following is from a memo issued by Anchorage Assemblywoman Jamie Allard in favor of a resolution to deny Acting Mayor Austin...

    Sticks & Carrots: Acting Mayor won’t nix COVID mandates unless 70% of Anchorage is vaccinated

    Anchorage’s Acting Mayor Austin Quinn-Davidson will not rescind her COVID mandates until 70% of Anchorage is vaccinated. In imposing the vaccine requirement through Emergency Order...

    Anchorage voters must repudiate Dunbar’s so-called ‘fact based’ leadership

    Let us consider what Anchorage mayoral candidate Forrest Dunbar really means by enacting a “fact-based” mayorship. But before we go there, consider a few of...

    Conservative surge: Bronson expands lead in Anchorage mayoral race, school board races grow ever tighter

    The latest vote totals in the recent Anchorage election shows conservative mayoral candidate Dave Bronson increasing his narrow lead over hard-leftist Forrest Dunbar. Vote totals...

    Observations, concerns and suggestions about Anchorage’s election

    From oddly marked ballots and disappointing voter turnout, to election integrity and political friendly fire, there is a lot to glean from Anchorage’s most...

    Anchorage clerk says many ballots had all ovals filled in, which confused vote counters

    Anchorage Municipal Clerk Barbara Jones offered an explanation as to why the vote count has taken longer than expected in this year’s city elections....

    UPDATE: Conservative Anchorage School Board candidates hurt by like-minded rivals

    Conservatives running for four seats on the Anchorage School Board appear to be suffering from the fact that too like-minded candidates have split the...

    UPDATE: Anchorage Assemblyman Rivera easily beating back recall

    Highly controversial Anchorage Assemblyman Felix Rivera appears headed to victory in his effort to keep his spot on the Assembly. The latest election update from...

    UPDATE: Bronson, Dunbar headed to run-off for Anchorage mayor

    After the latest round of vote tabulation, it is clear that Dave Bronson is headed to a May run-off election against far-left Forrest Dunbar...

    Kenai subjected to another ‘Hail Satan’ prayer at borough assembly meeting

    Thanks to the ACLU’s dogged defense of public prayers to Satan, the Kenai Borough Assembly endured yet another invocation to Lucifer on April 6. Following...

    Bronson & Dunbar lead Anchorage mayor’s race in early returns; Rivera clinging to assembly seat

    What many believed was a neck-and-neck race between the two leading conservative candidates for Anchorage mayor wasn’t even close, according to initial early returns....

    How long will pro-life Alaskans endure token political gestures?

    Prolife voters have remained loyal supporters of the Republican Party for decades and, apart from local and token legislation in heavily prolife states, have...

    Voter turnout remains low in final hours of Anchorage election

    With one day left to vote, more than 177,000 Anchorage voters have not cast their ballots. As of April 5, only 43,434 ballots had...

    Abortion chain makes final push for Anchorage school board candidates who back radical sex-ed agenda

    Planned Parenthood, the largest abortion business in Alaska, is making a last-ditch effort to ensure that the Anchorage School Board remains firmly in support...

    OPINION: Anchorage parent urges school board to reject critical race theory in classrooms

    After listening to hours of work sessions, board meetings and both townhalls hosted by the Anchorage School District last month, I do not support...

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