The top three


From left, Nick Begich III, Sarah Palin and Mary Peltola.


The special election to finish U.S. Rep. Don Young’s term is now a three-way race between Sarah Palin, Nick Begich III and Mary Peltola.

Gail Fenumiai, who directs the Alaska Division of Elections, made the disclosure Tuesday during a day of surprises in Alaska’s special election for its sole seat in the U.S. House.

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