Anderson wins Soldotna mayor's seat

Nels Anderson has been elected by Soldotna voters to step into the mayor's seat, left vacant earlier this year.

According to unofficial results posted by the Soldotna city clerk's office, Anderson defeated Dave Carey in Tuesday's special election, garnering 312 votes to Carey's 206.

Anderson takes over for Peter Micciche, who stepped down to serve in the Alaska Senate. The partial term ends in October 2014.

More

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 09:20

Forum examines issue of violence against women

A community forum called Violence Against Women, held at the Kenai Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center on Monday, delved into the intricacies of domestic... Read more

Increased bear maulings puzzle wildlife officials

ANCHORAGE — Two more Alaskans were mauled by bears over the weekend, bringing the number of bear attacks in the state to four in less... Read more

Around the Web