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History celebrated at Governor's House

Former governors Bill Sheffield and Frank Murkowski joined Gov. Sean Parnell in celebrating something...and even the house's many canine occupants.Former Gov. Bill Sheffield, 1982-1986, said when he moved to Juneau he got a big dog...
Photo: Water cooler chat

Sen. Hollis French, D-Anchorage, left, talks with former Alaska Gov. Bill Sheffield in a Capitol hallway on Wednesday.
Cotter, Ricci wed

...of Alaska Southeast. He is employed with the Alaska State Legislature.The wedding was officiated by former Gov. Bill Sheffield. The bride was attended by maid of honor Micaela Fowler, Marjorie Eber, Michael Kohan, Adrienne McCloud and Jin...
Audit outlines Anchorage port expansion problems

...federal and state sources, has been spent on port expansion.Port officials, including the director, former Gov. Bill Sheffield, advocated an unconventional, patented design called Open Cell Sheet Pile. Under the design, sheets of steel are...
Sheffield urges defeat of oil tax repeal measure

SITKA - Former Gov. Bill Sheffield says repealing changes to Alaska's oil tax structure would be a mistake.Sheffield spoke Sunday at the Sitka Historical Society...
Photo: Political compadre

Former Alaska Gov. Bill Sheffield speaks Thursday at Tony Knowles' campaign headquarters in Juneau. Sheffield and former state House Speaker Terry Gardiner were...
Photo: The governor explains, 1985

Then-governor Bill Sheffield answers questions posed to him by Senate Chief Council Sam Dash during the governor's 1985 impeachment proceedings, held by...
Sheffield leads Democratic group backing Murkowski

ANCHORAGE - Former Democratic Gov. Bill Sheffield and several other Democrats say Republican U.S. Sen. Frank Murkowski should be the state's next governor. Murkowski would...
Images from another time: Capitol saver

Former Democrat Alaska Gov. Bill Sheffield, bottom right, gives his inaugural address on December 6, 1982 in the 8th-floor atrium of the State Office Building. Sheffield...
Former governor keeps going strong

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Former Gov. Bill Sheffield has a lot he wants to see get done before he finally retires. He's working on a project to improve the Ship Creek dock area...


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