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Haines Highway project hits another delay; The Tongass land management plan is up for changes; Small Things Considered.

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An update on the local elections; A Haines man runs for governor; Skagway mourns Boyd Worley's passing.

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Local News and Election Results:

Haines Borough Election unofficial results (with a maximum of 49 outstanding absentee ballots still to be counted)

Haines Borough Assembly (2 seats)
George Campbell * 566
Diana Lapham * 448
Mario Benassi 402
Rob Miller 276

Haines Borough School Board (3 seats)
Sarah Swinton * 589
Lisa Schwartz * 540
Scott Doddridge 495 – too close to call
Ardy Miller 491 – too close to call
Kim Larson 361

Proposition 1
Yes * 546
No 416

 

Skagway Borough Election unofficial results

Skagway Mayor
Mark Schaefer* 213

Skagway Borough Assembly (two seats)
Tim Cochran* 189
Spencer Morgan* 171
Tyler Rose 89
Duppy Ticarro 133

Skagway School Board (one seat)
Darren Belisle* 246

 

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Preview of Tuesday's elections; wrap up of Southeast's visitor season; interivew with executive director, national Congress of American Indian, Jaqueline Johnson Pata. 

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2013 Local Election Special. Complete audio from the Haines Candidate forum with candidate for assembly and school board. Interviews with Skagway candidates for assembly and mayor.

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Haines Highway project update; Museum conference in Haines; Money runs out for Southeast Gillnetter observers.

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Skagway Assembly meeting; Haines meeting preview; toads at the airport.

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Southeast's population on the rise; Preview of Skagway Assembly Meeting; Wrap up of the Upper Lynn Canal Fish and Game Committee; A pro-Juneau Access road group meets in Haines; An update on the moose count.

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Haines mayor back from a hospitalization; There's 16 applicants for Haines police chief position; Coho run strong; Fort Seward bulidings get a facelift; Moose count update.

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Record pink season; new trooper in Haines; moose count; emergency order on goat hunt; audio postcard from Cultural Exchange days.

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