Chilkat Valley News - Serving Haines and Klukwan, Alaska since 1966


By CVN Staff 

Borough vote Tuesday


September 30, 2010

Haines Borough voters will elect two assembly members and three members to the borough school board in the municipal election Tuesday, Oct. 5.

Three candidates each are vying for two, three-year assembly seats.

Linda Geise, incumbent Steve Vick and John Winge are seeking assembly seat "B." Greg Goodman and write-in candidates Karen Hess and Dave Button are vying for assembly seat "E."

For school board, incumbents Sarah Swinton and Anne Marie Palmieri are running unopposed. Brenda Jones and Sean Cone are vying for the school board seat Jones was appointed to nearly a year ago.

Polls are open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday downtown at the American Bald Eagle Foundation and the same hours at Klehini Valley Firehall for highway voters.

Borough assembly candidates are profiled on pages 8-10 of this newspaper.

school board candidates were featured in last week's CVN.