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Daylight saving change could mean multiple Alaska time zones

...percent of 559 respondents agreed with the senator's bill.Egan's office has received more than 80 comments against...will attend Tuesday's hearing to testify against the bill, Egan said.Southeast's other senator, Sen. Bert Stedman...
State | AK legislature
Lawmaker says daylight saving time important for Southeast

...time each spring.Egan said more than 80 constituents from southeast Alaska have contacted him in opposition to the bill.Egan said that if the bill progresses, he will look at exempting southeast Alaska.
Lawmakers predict daylight saving bill will pass Senate this week

...otherwise have.Southeast Sens. Dennis Egan, D-Juneau, and Bert Stedman, R-Sitka, have spoken out against the bill. Egan said Monday he doesn't "have the votes to stop it."This is the sixth time a daylight saving bill has been brought...
State | AK legislature
How do you count Alaska's governors? It depends

...and their terms.Since statehood in 1959, two men, Bill Egan and Wally Hickel, served non-consecutive terms. Three...he said.State Sen. Dennis Egan, son of the late Bill Egan, had no idea why there are photos for each of his father's...

An editing error in Ben Brown's Wednesday column in the Juneau Empire referred to Juneau Sen. Dennis Egan as Bill Egan. Bill Egan is Dennis Egan's father.
Walker's opening choices are hard ones

...will be sworn in as the 11th governor of Alaska and its first not affiliated with a political party. Two governors, Bill Egan and Wally Hickel, each served separate, non-consecutive terms.Hickel, Walker's mentor, served his first term...
Governor, Juneau delegation greet newcomers

...and is inspired by public servants of the past, including his father, who was attorney general under former Gov. Bill Egan."The light was always on on the third floor (of the capitol)," Colver said. "Gov. Egan was a real hard-working...
Local | AK legislature
Holiday tradition in the midst of transition

...not Mallott's first memorable holiday party in the Governor's Mansion."When I was in the cabinet with Governor (Bill) Egan, the rookie cabinet officer was given the responsibility of ladling punch for hours," he said. "I found myself in...
Walker interviews for cabinet positions

...very emotional day for me (because of) who I will be joining as part of governors of this state," he said. "I knew Bill Egan, Wally Hickel and Jay Hammond."The ceremony will begin at 11:30 a.m. Dec. 1 at Centennial Hall in Juneau. There...
'Dreams' and 'cabin fever'

...ferry system."Sen. Dennis Egan, D-Juneau, was born in 1947 and has lived in Juneau his entire life. His father, Bill Egan, was the first state governor of Alaska from 1959 through 1966 and served again from 1970 through 1974. Bill was in...


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