Stubbs's owners have suggested that another family cat, Denali, may assume Talkeetna's "mayoralty". A demanding yellow and orange hedonist, with zero qualifications, elected in a bout of anti-establishment protest despite having no experience, no platforms to speak of, no real power — and no opposable thumbs. An Ordinary Meeting of Council will be held in the Council Cha Stubbs, the honorary feline mayor of Talkeetna, Ala., has died at the age of 20. But, that doesn’t mean his legacy isn’t a fond one. October 8, 2020. Alan Stubbs (born 1971), English footballer Stubbs has been mayor … [8], One opinion writer for the Alaska Dispatch News insisted that the whole story was false, and that Talkeetna did not have a cat mayor. According to … He was named honorary mayor shortly after his birth, and now locals refer to him as "Mayor Stubbs". Home; About Us; Our Services. stubbs mayor of talkeetna sends out a special message to all who visit his page www.facebook.com/stubbsmayorcat mayor stubbs salutes all of you The current Port Authority Bus Terminal, despised by commuters and ridiculed by comedians, has a date with demolition to be replaced by a gleaming state-of-the-art structure. 5 talking about this. "It's an honorary position we … 66 views; 4 years ago; 3:41. In fact, as an unincorporated territory, it’s not even really a town at all. A sheep, a duck and a rooster were the first passengers on a hot air balloon. “He is a large dog,” Stec said. His position was honorary, as the town is only a historic district. Until he died at just over 20 years old, Mayor Stubbs liked to drink a cocktail of water and catnip from a margarita glass. The West Derby Hundred is recorded in the Domesday Book 1207 Liverpool founded by King John. She selected a little ginger kitten, without a tail, whom she fittingly dubbed “Stubbs.” A political star was born. Talkeetna lies about halfway between Anchorage and the foothills of Denali National Park, in southern Alaska. Stubbs. There is no human mayor in the town. [7], Other incidents included Stubbs being shot by teenagers with BB guns, falling into a restaurant's deep fryer (which was switched off and cool at the time), and hitching a ride to the outskirts of Talkeetna on a garbage truck. His owners said that “He was a trooper until the end of his life.”. And as the mayor fights for his life, there has been no word on the suspect. Stubbs had survived an attack by a dog in 2013, KTVA-TV reports, and a false report of his death last year. 1424 - Riots between the rival Stanley and Molyneux families near Liverpool Castle. Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council. Never did we imagine that the Mayor of Talkeetna would become our new pet and best friend” wrote the Spone family, who bought the General Store and inherited the mayor along with it. Jul 24, 2013 - Funny pictures about He'll be our next president.... Oh, and cool pics about He'll be our next president.... Also, He'll be our next president... photos. "Mayor Stubbs is an unmistakably talented musician and songwriter...he has shown himself to be universally unique in his acoustic style, lyrical phrasing and time signatures" - The Herald Includes unlimited streaming of Mayor Stubbs EP via the free Bandcamp … The history of how Stubbs became mayor is quite interesting. There is no human mayor. Stubbs, last name of the main character in the video game Stubbs the Zombie in "Rebel Without a Pulse" Stubbs (cat), a cat who was "mayor" of the town of Talkeetna, Alaska from 1997–2017. Join Facebook to connect with Mayor Stubbs and others you may know. People with surname Stubbs. [5], Every afternoon, Stubbs went to a nearby restaurant and drank water laced with catnip out of a wineglass[6][7] or margarita glass. Mayor Stubbs E very afternoon in the small town of Talkeetna, Alaska, a cat by the name of Stubbs walks into his favourite restaurant and drinks water out of a wine glass laden with catnip. Mayor Stubbs, Talkeetna AK - Come meet me at Nagley's Store or West Rib Pub and Grill 2. Senate Majority Leader Devin LeMahieu, elected by the 20 Senate Republicans to lead their party after former Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald went … Stubbs, the honorary mayor of Talkeetna, Alaska, is in rough condition after being attacked by a dog. 2/10 Sharnet Circuit Pakenham Vic 3810; Call Us Now 03 5941 4077; Book a service. A small Alaska town has lost its feline mayor after nearly two decades. The canine mauled Stubbs, who was left with a punctured lung, and well as broken bones and deep cuts. With apparently the bare minimum met, the denizens of Talkeetna were content to let their furry mayor traipse around town drinking catnip-spiked water from stemware and “taking meetings” at the General Store/his office. Mayor Stubbs’ only demands were attention when he wants it, and interference when he didn’t (the tourists who visit his domain would get a bit too friendly). Positions: Catcher, Pitcher and Outfielder Bats: Right • Throws: Right 6-3, 200lb (190cm, 90kg) . Stubbs, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, town in Saint Vincent; Other uses. The Mayor & Councillors. "[13] Nagley's General Store was used as Stubbs's "mayoral office" during his tenure. of 1916). August 1724 in Liverpool; † 10. Stubbs served Talkeetna for 20 years. [14] Stubbs was featured in a video criticizing both the Democratic and Republican candidates for Senate.[14]. A quirky community, Talkeetna is known for a few things (besides Mayor Stubbs the cat). PO Box 420. She selected a little ginger kitten, without a tail, whom she fittingly dubbed “Stubbs.”. NOTICE OF MEETING. There is a polar bear jail in Canada. For 20 years, the mayor of Talkeetna in Alaska was a cat called Stubbs. After undergoing three hours of surgery he is on the mend. Funnily enough Stubbs won, and has been a tourist attraction ever since. Stubbs was elected mayor in 1998 in a write-in campaign when he was just a kitten. Cootamundra NSW 2590. [2], Stubbs was described as a tourist attraction,[3] having been flooded with cards and letters, and drawing 30 to 40 tourists each day (most of whom were en route to other Alaska destinations, such as Denali)[4] who hoped to meet "the mayor". Damon Casetta-Stubbs. the honorary cat mayor of Talkeetna, Alaska, died on Friday at age 20. In 2015, he became too old and slowed down his public presence. The story goes that several of the town residents didn't like the candidates who were running for Mayor and as a joke, they encouraged enough people to elect Stubbs the cat as a "write in" candidate. The animal's owners announced the cat's death late Saturday in a statement. The animal’s owners announced the cat’s death late on Saturday in a statement. Team: Seattle Mariners (minors) Born: July 22, 1999 in Vancouver, WA us Draft: Drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the 11th round of the 2018 MLB June Amateur Draft from King's Way Christian Schools (Vancouver, WA).. High School: King's Way Christian Schools (Vancouver, WA) [19] Stubbs remained in the veterinary hospital for nine days before returning to the upstairs room of the general store. How Mayor Stubbs The Cat Held One Alaskan Town’s Highest Office For 20 Years, A foodie, wanderlust victim, professional Francophile, and history nerd, Andrew Milne is a freelance writer who has worked at outlets like Bon Appétit and Food Network, and currently runs content at, Meet Miep Gies — The Woman Who Hid Anne Frank And Gave Her Diary To The World, 17 Real-Life Monsters And The Truth Behind Each, What Stephen Hawking Thinks Threatens Humankind The Most, 27 Raw Images Of When Punk Ruled New York, Join The All That's Interesting Weekly Dispatch, Mayor Stubbs the cat, the leader of Talkeetna, Alaska for 20 years. The people of Talkeetna enacted a write-in campaign, and Mayor Stubbs the cat became the town’s new leader. Stubbs was featured in an effort to protest the 2014 U.S. Senate race in Alaska when people urged voters to write Stubbs in on the ballot. Donations toward his care were received from around the world; the surplus was given to an animal shelter and to the local veterinary clinic. Stubbs’ medical bills could top $2,000, Stec said. Nagley's General Store was used as Stubbs's "mayoral office" during his tenure. Ted Danson's Mr Mayor described as "predictable misfire" in first reviews. Another is the Wilderness Woman Contest, where local women prove their physical prowess with games of strength, like tossing firewood and hunting moose. Stubbs, the honorary feline mayor of the Alaska town of Talkeetna, has died at the age of 20. But … 1089. At the same time, Lauri Stec, manager at Nagley’s General Store, picked a kitty from a box full of unwanted cats. He has a fractured sternum and a punctured lung. The Spones point to Mayor Stubbs’ brother, Denali, as the mayorhood’s natural successor — long live the king. [9] Stubbs died on July 21, 2017, at the age of 20. The stalwart mayor survived, however, and kept up his career until he died four years later, in 2016, at the age of 20. Carried. The people of Talkeetna enacted a write-in campaign, and Mayor Stubbs the cat became the town’s new leader. He’s honest.”. [11][17] He was placed under heavy sedation at a veterinary hospital 70 miles away in Wasilla, having suffered a punctured lung, a fractured sternum, and a deep cut in his side. His principal cause for discharge was “Epilepsy Major”. Position: Starting Pitcher Bats: Right • Throws: Right 6-4, 225lb (193cm, 102kg) . Stubbs was featured in a video criticizing both the Democratic and Republican candidates for Senate. “Mayor Stubbs,” as he was affectionately known, was born in 1997 and appointed mayor as a write-in in ’98; there is no human mayor of the town. To call Talkeetna a small town would be an understatement; with fewer than 900 residents, “village” really does it more justice. Talkeetna is so singular that the town of Cicely in Northern Exposure was mirrored after it. ADOPTION OF AGENDA Resolution # 20-197 Moved By: Councillor Graham Tweten Seconded By: Councillor Owen Stubbs That the Agenda be accepted as presented to Council. (The marriage of a Bert Stubbs to an Ethel M Wagner was recorded in the Wollwich District of London in the April to June quarter, (Q2). For all his unorthodox ascendance, the laissez-faire leader led a fairly scandal-free reign, until he had a run-in with an unleashed dog. She claims to have picked Stubbs from the bunch because she didn't have a tail. “We knew Stubbs before he really knew us. Population: 5.714. [11][18] A crowd-funding page was set up to help pay his medical bills. October 6, 2020. After this look at Mayor Stubbs the cat, read up on Sergeant Stubby, the canine hero of World War I, and Wojtek the bear soldier of World War II. Mayor Stubbs, Category: Artist, Singles: Mayor Stubbs E.P., Top Tracks: Rival Unions, Abandon Ship, Everything Is Illuminated, Spiderhands, Monthly Listeners: 7, Where People Listen: London, Edinburgh, Borehamwood, Derby, Glasgow. Market active. George Stubbs RA (* 25. Liverpool Merchant slave ship begins operating. [15] Stubbs lived to the age of 20 years and three months. 4,549 points • 116 comments - Mayor Stubbs, the cat. One is the Moose Dropping Festival they host, in which moose dung is flung from a helicopter every July and lookers-on guess where it’ll land. Mayor Stubbs - Everything Is Illuminated (Glad Cafe, Glasgow 11/04/2015) - Duration: 2 minutes, 50 seconds. We loved the time we were allowed to spend with you.”. October 14, 2020. [6], Stubbs was widely described as having been elected after a write-in campaign by voters who opposed the human candidates,[12] but National Public Radio pointed out that this could not have happened because "the tiny town has no real mayor, so there was no election. Team: Houston Astros (minors) Born: November 12, 1996 in San Diego, CA us Draft: Drafted by the Houston Astros in the 10th round of the 2019 MLB June Amateur Draft from University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA). 1700 1298 – Liverpool fair active. But, that doesn’t mean his legacy isn’t a fond one. Stubbs (April 12, 1997 – July 21, 2017)[1] was a cat who was the mayor of Talkeetna, Alaska, from July 1997 until his death. Owen Stubbs, Graham Tweten, Keith Matheson Chief Administrative Officer: Tara Gariepy Conference Call: Sharon Rolfes 1. Intimacy, however, means very little in politics. [10], In 1997, Lauri Stec, manager of Nagley's General Store, found Stubbs in a box full of kittens in her parking lot. 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According to Stec, “He doesn’t raise our taxes — we have no sales tax. — Mayor Stubbs, a cat. He doesn’t interfere with business. [16], On August 31, 2013, Stubbs was attacked by a dog. In 1997, the mayoral election sparked apathy in the community, with no candidate deemed worthy enough to lead. We and our partners use cookies to personalize your experience, to show you ads based on your interests, and for measurement and analytics purposes. This was Mayor Stubbs the cat, leader of Talkeetna, Alaska for nearly 20 years. While whimsical, the Talkeetnans weren’t totally mad — the mayorhood was more symbolic than anything else. … Stubbs. On the 31st August 1916 he was discharged at Exeter as no longer physically fit for service. Stubbs Auto is a family-owned business dedicated to providing high quality car servicing in the Pakenham area - call us today to get the best service for your car! [20] As a result, he was discouraged from roaming. While whimsical, the Talkeetnans weren’t totally mad — the mayorhood was more symbolic than anything else. A political star was born. Queen Elizabeth was a mechanic during WWII. [6], Stubbs was featured in an effort to protest the 2014 U.S. Senate race in Alaska when people urged voters to write Stubbs in on the ballot. [11] The owners were giving the kittens away; Stec chose "Stubbs" because he did not have a tail. October 1, 2020. CALL TO ORDER A quorum being present, Mayor Dale Pratt called the meeting to order at 7:30 PM. - IWSMT has amazing images, videos and anectodes to waste your time on 1598 – Speke Hall house built. 1662 – Population: 775. … C.J. Stubbs, the honorary feline mayor of the Alaska town of Talkeetna, has died at the age of 20. Juli 1806 in London) war ein englischer Maler, Kupferstecher und Anatom.. Stubbs gilt als einer der bedeutendsten europäischen Maler von Tieren und insbesondere von Pferden. The cat’s owner announced his death on Saturday, noting that Stubbs lived for 20 years and three months. Marc-Andre Runcie-Unger/FlickrMayor Stubbs the cat, the leader of Talkeetna, Alaska for 20 years. (@MayorStubbs) July 23, 2017. Stubbs is a cat—but that didn't stop residents of this unincorporated burg of 876 from naming him their mayor 16 years ago. For car servicing and repairs at a TIME that suits YOU. “Thank you, Stubbs, for coming into our lives for the past 31 months; you are a remarkable cat and we will dearly miss you. Zendaya stuns in first style moment of the year - and it’s everything we needed to kick off 2021 . View the profiles of people named Mayor Stubbs. You may know of the popular general store in Talkeetna called Nagley's - well, in 1997 the owner, Lauri Stec, found Stubbs in a box along with a whole litter of kittens in the parking lot of Nagley's. [15] He died on July 21, 2017. , he became too old and slowed down his public presence doesn ’ t totally —! 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