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Tuesday, May 5,2015
Election NEWS

Kotses, Cochran, Kraynanski win primary

Children Services levy passes easily in election with very low turnout

By Conor Morris
At-large Athens City Council candidates Peter Kotses, Jennifer Cochran and Joan Kraynanski won the top three spots in the Democratic Primary election Tuesday night with 56 out of 56 precincts in the Athens County reporting their results.
Wednesday, April 22,2015
Election NEWS

Candidates in only contested city primary race square off

By Conor Morris
Fracking, city infrastructure, a future city pool, and plans for an Athens of the future were all topics that six Democratic at-large Athens City Council candidates discussed Tuesday evening during a candidates forum at the Community Center.
Sunday, April 19,2015
Election NEWS

Candidates' Forum preview: Joan Kraynanski

By Conor Morris
Joan Kraynanski, a six-year Athens Board of Zoning Appeals member and former local business manager, is seeking nomination for one of three at-large City Council seats in the May Democratic primary.
Sunday, April 19,2015
Election NEWS

Candidates' Forum preview: Jennifer Cochran

By Conor Morris
At-large City Council member Jennifer Cochran is seeking to become one of three Democrats nominated for an at-large City Council seat during the upcoming May primary election.
Sunday, April 19,2015
Election NEWS

Candidates' Forum preview: Alan Swank

By Conor Morris
Alan Swank, regional vice president of Balfour Yearbooks and a former Athens High School teacher and coach, is seeking nomination for an at-large City Council seat in the Democratic primary.
Sunday, April 19,2015
Election NEWS

Candidates' Forum preview: Mike Canterbury

By Conor Morris
Current At-Large City Council member Mike Canterbury is one of six Democrat candidates vying for an at-large seat at the May primary.
Wednesday, April 15,2015
Election NEWS

Council candidate addresses issues connected to old job

As exiting county engineer second-in-command, Canterbury was in middle of controversy when new engineer took over

By Conor Morris
Mike Canterbury, previous assistant to former Athens County Engineer Archie Stanley, has responded to longstanding allegations by current county Engineer Jeff Maiden of misconduct on the part of the former Engineer's staff.
Sunday, April 12,2015
Election NEWS

Candidates hope to pedal into power

By Conor Morris
Owners of two different Athens bicycle shops are competing with four other Democrats for a chance to be nominated as the party's choice for three vacant at-large City Council seats in the Democratic Primary on May 5.
Sunday, April 12,2015
Election NEWS

Strickland rallies local Democrats

By David DeWitt
Former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland told fellow Democrats in Athens County Saturday night that they are living through an unprecedented and challenging time in American politics.
Wednesday, February 4,2015
Election NEWS

Dems & Repubs file for primary

Two local bike shop owners file for at-large City Council seats

By Conor Morris
Wednesday, Feb. 4, the filing deadline for Democrats and Republicans for the May 4 primary, has come and gone. Of special note thus far in this election cycle: Eight Democrats and two Republicans each seeking one of three at-large City Council seats.
 
 
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