Election Day

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More voters headed to the polls after noon Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, at the North Peninsula Recreation Center in Nikiski, Alaska.
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Election board member Dolores Wik volunteered at the polls Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, at the North Peninsula Recreation Center in Nikiski, Alaska.
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Ron Leonard of Nikiski cast his vote before an afternoon surge of voters came to the polls Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, at the North Peninsula Recreation Center in Nikiski, Alaska.
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Three-year-old Adelaide Denison supports Election Day by sporting a sticker Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, at the North Peninsula Recreation Center in Nikiski, Alaska. Voting by Nikiski residents had a slow start Tuesday morning and began to pick up after 1 p.m.
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Supporters of Robin Davis, a candidate for borough assembly in District 1, gathered Tuesday on the corner of Kalifornsky Beach Road and Poppy Lane early in Soldotna, Alaska.
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Supporters of Kelly Wolf, the incumbent borough assembly representative from District 1, gathered Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, on the corner of Kalifornsky Beach Road and Poppy Lane early, directly across the intersection from candidate Robin Davis’s group in Soldotna, Alaska. Toby Burke and several of his children held up signs supporting Wolf.
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Patricia Nikolas voted Tuesday at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex.
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Election Board members Leslie Hamman, left, and Margaret Simon, right, prepare for incoming voters at the North Peninsula Recreation Center during the regular election on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015 in Nikiski, Alaska.
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Dolores Wik, an Election Board member, cuts out stickers in preparation for incoming Nikiski residents to the poll on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015 at the North Peninsula Recreation Center in Nikiski, Alaska.
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Election Day stickers sit ready for voters at the polls on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015 at the Nikiski Fire Department Station 1 in Nikiski, Alaska.
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Nikiski residents Lynda Moore, left, and Ewin Frothingham, right, cast their votes during the regular election on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015 at the Nikiski Fire Department Station 1 poll location in Nikiski, Alaska.
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LeAnn McGahan turns in her ballot after voting at the Nikiski poll on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015 at the North Peninsula Recreation Center in Nikiski, Alaska.
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Chad Schaefer voted Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, at the Kenai Senior Center in Kenai, Alaska. Schaefer said the issue that drew him out to vote was Proposition 1, which he opposed.
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James Query and his daughter Cameron voted Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, at the K-Beach Fire Station on Kalifornsky Beach Road.
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A rush of voters made it to the polls after 5 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, at The Soldotna Regional Sports Complex in Soldotna, Alaska.
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Emma (left) and Mattie Castimore accompanied their parents at the polls Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex in Soldotna, Alaska.
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Kyra Bodner voted for the first time Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex in Soldotna, Alaska. She said Proposition 1 was the main issue she was concerned with, and after educating herself, she changed her opinion before voting.
 

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