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Wings of Alaska sale goes sour

Bob Jacobsen wasn't ready to retire when, in his mid-50s, he sold Wings of, which include his wife, Darlene, get in line for payment. Bob Jacobsen said he's trying to maintain optimism about the future. "It's frightening...
My Turn: We can do better

...Obama, Reid and Begich, we've been headed down the wrong path. We can do better. Let's do it for our kids.? Bob Jacobsen is a lifelong resident of Juneau; a 1973 graduate of JDHS where he served as student body president. He received degrees...
Thompson, Beason wed

...attended Pacific University and is employed as a CPA at Elgee Rehfeld Mertz, LLC. The wedding was officiated by Bob Jacobsen. The bride's sister, Erin Thompson, was the maid of honor, and Ashley Schlechter and Jordan Hall were bridesmaids...
Juneau's Don Bach honored for career excellence

...provide oversight for up to 20 aircraft of various makes and models. Previous owner and founder of Wings of Alaska, Bob Jacobsen, praised Bach's commitment and skill "It has been fortunate for us and for our customers that Don learned from one...
Wings' Bob Jacobsen named chamber's Citizen of the Year

Bob Jacobsen has come a long way from his early 1970s high school days as the leader of a club known as "Chicks and Dudes Against Apathy...
Work constructively

This is an open invitation to Don Smith, Kirby Day, Bob Jacobsen, Dave Fremming and others who have recently used this column to crow and call names. Such behavior does nothing to solve the...
Wings of Alaska takes over competing regional carrier

Wings of Alaska is taking over Alaska Coastal Airlines, Wings President Bob Jacobsen announced Thursday. "This acquisition will make Wings and all carriers in the region stronger," Jacobsen said. Increasing...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Coastal Airlines, Wings President Bob Jacobsen announced Thursday. "This acquisition...Coastal Airlines, Wings President Bob Jacobsen announced Thursday. Wings of Alaska...Coastal Airlines, Wings President Bob Jacobsen announced Thursday. Home>Archives...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Is Juneau a local town or foreign-owned? By Robert K. Reges Jr. If Wings President Bob Jacobsen thinks Juneau's professionals have too much time on their hands, he should encourage the many foreign corporations now using...
Empire editorial: Advisory Board identifies critical community issues

...Peggy Ward, Margo Waring, Alan Schorr, Bill Heumann and Johan Dybdahl. They join mid-term members, Mario Lim, Bob Jacobsen, Sandy Williams, Richard Gummow, Becky Carls and Kathy Kolkhorst Ruddy. Each board member was asked to identify...


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