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Peter McKay

...figure, someone who invested in you, and a trickster." "I got involved with Peter because of doing boats," said Bill Spear, Juneau entrepreneur. "It's hard to characterize him. He was the strong, silent type. I always considered him...
Bill Spear: Going his way

Alaska had been a state for less than a decade in 1968. The Trans-Alaska pipeline wouldn't be completed for another nine years. And William Spear interviewed in a Kansas City airport for a job he would take as an assistant attorney general under Alaska Gov. Walter Hickel.
Local car enthusiast invited to show 1939 classic at Pebble Beach

Juneau designer and classic car enthusiast Bill Spear has been invited to show his 1939 American Bantam the public at large. For more information contact Bill Spear or Susan Kirkness, 907-586-2209, or e-mail bill...
Sports in Juneau Donations will be collected at the door for this first-ever "battle of the sexes" exhibition game. Info: Bill Spear, 586-2209. Saturday, Dec. 4 JRC/The Alaska Club 11th annual Jingle Jog: Check in at 9:30 a.m. for a 10...
Culture Club helps make hockey accessible to all of Juneau

...pads, sticks, helmets and other equipment. Underprivileged kids had few chances to play until four years ago, when Bill Spear decided to create the Culture Club Hockey Team. The program allows students at Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School to a...
Chicks with Sticks are ready to face the Geezers in Breezers

...some bantering between the Geezers in Breezers (the men's team) and the Chicks with Sticks (the women's team). Bill Spear, one of the Geezers, said he and Suzanne Hebert were helping coach the Culture Club program when the game was proposed...
Local rivals take to the ice in charity contest

...grew up with families that didn't know about hockey can try it if they want to," Geezers member and game founder Bill Spear said. The 62-year-old Spear will be skating with the Geezers team as they take on a team of female Juneau ice hockey...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...writer has created a signature style. "He's an extremely bright guy with an uncanny sense of storytelling," said Bill Spear, a local artist and a friend of Hunsaker's for 15 years. "He thinks in storytelling terms in his head. It's the...
New book explores XtraTuf mystery

...Southeast residents and their chosen footwear has inspired countless conversations and been represented in artwork from Bill Spear's XtraTuf pin and Charity Green's paintings to Amy MacLean Lloyd's wearable art piece. Now the topic gets a more...
Experience wins out at annual charity contest

...a white tank-top and a CD from 80s hair-band Great White. "It's great fun," Geezers member and game founder Bill Spear said. "It's just a nice way to end the first part of the season. The Geezers and Chicks, a lot of them are really...


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