Alaska Supreme Court appoints judge to prepare report for Dodge, LeBon case

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - In the ongoing case that will decide the winner for House District 1, the Alaska Supreme Court appointed Superior Court Judge Aarseth to prepare a report of the recount appeal. Judge Aarseth said in a statement that he believes the Division of Elections properly conducted the recount. He also said he agrees with the ballots that officials removed. The Supreme Court will make the final decision on the case later in January.