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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...
Neighbors mailbox

...Mendenhall Auto, for sales prizes. Thanks again to Steve Allwine of Mendenhall Auto, for use of delivery vans; to Bob Jacobsen of Wings of Alaska, for free-of-charge delivery to outlying communities; to Roger Calloway of Reliable Transfer...
Empire editorial: Citizens Advisory Board seeks new members

...of each of these community-minded citizens. Board members with another year of service remaining are Mario Lim, Bob Jacobsen, Becky Carls, Kathy Kolkhorst Ruddy, Sandy Williams and Richard Gummow. A 13th seat reserved for a young citizen...
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...
Ruling may impact tours

...We're starting to work on it now. We've been examining the options in the Durden report." Wings of Alaska President Bob Jacobsen said regulation would put people in the flightseeing industry out of work. Wings has cut back on floatplane operations...
Juneau's Baseball All-Stars

...Jacobsen, Brenden Winters, Jimmy Diamond. Back row, left to right, manager Sheldon Winters, coach Mike Kelly, coach Bob Jacobsen. The Juneau Junior Baseball All-Stars: Front row, from left to right, coach Ty McMichael, Torey Franzen, Vinnie...
City loans could finance quiet floatplane engines

...trying to be good neighbors. We really are hoping these airplanes can provide some greater efficiencies for us," said Bob Jacobsen, a Wings Airways partner. Wings Airways is the downtown-based operation affiliated with Wings of Alaska, a regional...
Empire editorial: Good progress on noise abatement

...cost as little as $30,000 each while retrofitting a plane with a turbine engine can cost as much as $500,000. Bob Jacobsen, a principal in Wings Airways, has agreed to invest $1 million to retrofit two planes with turbine engines. The...


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