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Struggling for Words, Sullivan Tells Supporters It's Time for 'Unity'

A day after Dan Sullivan became the Republican nominee for U.S. Senate, the former attorney general of Alaska is still at a loss for words.

Vote No on 1 Lead Increases As All Precincts Report

Repeal measure on SB21 is trailing 47.77% to 52.23%, will all precincts reporting.

Day After Elections: A Look Ahead to November

The final votes are being tallied from remaining precincts, but the race is over. As the November election looms over the horizon, the results from the primary election give a look at what voters can expect on the ballot.

Early Election Numbers Show Uptick from 2010

Early voters have cast their ballots, and this year, it looks like more came out to participate than in the previous election year. 

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Election Day Information: Where, Who, What, and When

August 19 is Primary Election Day, and many will be heading to the polls to cast their vote for the General Election in November.

What You Need to Know Before Tuesday's Primary

What You Need to Know Before Tuesday's Primary

The polls for the primary Alaska election are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday Aug. 18 -- and you'll need to know your designated polling designation. 

Two Democrats Compete for Lt. Governor Nomination

Two Democrats seeking to be Alaska's next lieutenant governor are competing in Tuesday's primary for the chance to face presumed Republican winner, Anchorage Mayor Dan Sullivan, in the November general election.

Candidates Look Ahead to General Election

Leading into Tuesday's primary, Alaska's gubernatorial campaigns have been largely overshadowed by hard-driving runs for a U.S. Senate seat and a ballot referendum to repeal the current version of the state's oil tax.

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Emotions Run High at Final GOP Senate Debate

In the final televised debate before the August 19 primary election, there was no love lost between the Republicans hoping to unseat Sen. Mark Begich.

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Jewell: Time for Alaskans to Find Alternatives in King Cove

Following the failed lawsuit against the Department of the Interior for the construction of a single lane road between King Cove and Cold Bay, Interior Secretary Sally Jewell on Wednesday reiterated that she is sticking by her decision.

US weighs rescue mission in Iraq

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US weighs rescue mission in Iraq

Is Putin in panic mode? Some say yes

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Is Putin in panic mode? Some say yes

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