Shane Horton is one of the men who's circulating the recall petition. He owns a motel, and drives a snowplow. Elissa Nadworny/NPR hide caption

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What It's Like To Live In A Small, Rural, Politically Divided Town

Politics in Haines, Alaska — population 2,500 — has grown intensely bitter lately, reflecting the volume and heat of national politics.

Shane Horton is one of the men who's circulating the recall petition. He owns a motel, and drives a snowplow. Elissa Nadworny/NPR hide caption

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What It's Like To Live In A Small, Rural, Politically Divided Town

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