Former DOT commissioner resumes post

...resources. His philosophy is a prudent one given our current fiscal challenges."Luiken is also a retired U.S. Air Force colonel, according to the news release.Editor's note: This is a developing story. Please check back later for updates.
State | AK legislature
New DOT commissioner is an old one

...he served as DOT's deputy commissioner of aviation from June to December 2010. Luiken is also a retired U.S. Air Force colonel, according to a news release."Marc brings to the table leadership experience and knowledge of the department, so he will...
State | AK legislature
Pilot program to arm Village Public Safety officers advances

...psychologist. They're ultimately reviewed by a three-person panel of trooper officials who will make a recommendation to the colonel in charge of all state troopers, about who advances to intensive firearms training.Officials are planning the 21-day course...
My Turn: National Guard reform is on the way

...accountable and ensure those crimes don't happen in the future. ? Bruce Dougherty is a retired Alaska National Guard lieutenant colonel. He is a 28-year veteran who served in support of Operation Desert Shield, Operation Desert Storm and Operation Iraqi Freedom...
Today in Sports History

...Correlation by a neck to win the Preakness Stakes.1975 - Artis Gilmore scores 28 points and grabs 31 rebounds to lead the Kentucky Colonels to a 110-105 victory over the Indiana Pacers for the ABA championship.1988 - Atlanta's Dominique Wilkins trades bucket...
New Sullivan ad features Condoleezza Rice

...Condoleezza Rice.Sullivan worked with Rice as an assistant secretary of state from 2006 until January 2009. He is a lieutenant colonel in the Marine Corps Reserves.In the spot, released Thursday, Rice says the nation and world face serious security threats...
Retired U.S. Army Colonel, U.S. diplomat Wright to speak in Juneau

JUNEAU - Ann Wright, retired U.S. Army Colonel and U.S. diplomat for the State Department, will travel...and 16 additional years in the Army Reserves, retiring as a Colonel. She has a master's degree in national security affairs...
Today In Sports History

...Cincinnati outfielder Abner Powell was literally brought down by the dog days of summer. Chicken Wolf of the Louisville Colonels hit a deep drive and Powell took off after it, joined by a dog that had been sleeping by the fence. The dog bit Powell's...
Top 25 College Football preview capsules 1985. Louisville also aims to go to 2-0 and beat the Colonels a third straight time in the series.KEY MATCHUPEastern Kentucky's...Kentucky: QB Jared McClain presents a dual threat for the Colonels but faces a Louisville defense that allowed 273 yards to Ohio...
Outside editorial: On nuclear negligence

...dereliction of duty. So it is heartening to see that the Air Force, after a six-week investigation, has decided to relieve four colonels of duty and discipline more than 65 lower-ranking personnel in connection with an August incident in which six nuclear-armed...


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