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Forum Provides Opportunity to Learn About Assembly Candidates


September 28, 2007
Friday AM

Ketchikan, Alaska - Tuesday, October 2nd, registered voters will be selecting two from a group of five candidates to fill two vacant 3-year term seats on the Ketchikan Borough Assembly.

Of the five candidates vying for the two open seats on the Ketchikan Borough Assembly, all were present to participate in a forum hosted by the Greater Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce which took place on Wednesday, September 19th. Present were candidates Glen Thompson , Carol Cairnes, Gregory Vickrey, Derek Flom and Mike Painter. One candidate, Robert "Gus" Gustafson, earlier announced his withdrawal.

jpg Carol Cairnes

Carol Cairnes

jpg Mike Painter

 Mike Painter


Glen Thompson

jpg Derek Flom

Derek Flom

jpg Gregory Vickrey

Gregory Vickrey


Borough Assembly

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Audio recorded by SitNews
Photographs by
Mary Kauffman


The forum began with candidates presenting opening statements. Listen to the candidates' unedited statements and their responses to questions.



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