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Letter: Gov. Parnell was honest, not threatening

...record straight in regard to Gov. Sean Parnell's comments during his visit to Ketchikan a week ago.Borough Manager Dan Bockhorst, Borough Mayor Dave Kiffer and I met with the governor during that visit. Together, we discussed capital projects...
Alaska Editorial: Gov. didn't threaten districts in organized boroughs.None of the 60 legislators introduced a bill to that effect. Borough Manager Dan Bockhorst and four Assembly members didn't agree with that result. Thus, the lawsuit.It remains to be seen at the end of...
Questions raised about shellfish-seed producer's finances

...And stuff happens," she said.OceansAlaska has a new board and staff. After a presentation, borough manager Dan Bockhorst asked if the Assembly wanted him to approve invoices for the $20,000 left in this year's grant. Concerns were...
Bill will end required education contribution

...of the 19 other districts are actually some of the state's most prosperous," Ketchikan Gateway Borough Manager Dan Bockhorst said to the committee.Bockhorst said Ketchikan's lawsuit is based on the borough's belief that required local...
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Mail sorting raises concerns in Ketchikan

...called a permanent solution - has raised concerns among local officials, including Ketchikan Gateway Borough Manager Dan Bockhorst, who wrote to Begich that delays could be even longer in bad weather.Bockhorst said the borough sends out more than...
Ketchikan rec center gains users

...creates three uses, said Wendy Miller, borough recreation director. She reports the use number to Borough Manager Dan Bockhorst for his manager's report to the Assembly.By afternoon, the place is abuzz with activity. The children's room...
Ketchikan seeks borough money for 911 call service

...borough residents pay a $2 fee for 911 service.Amylon said he did not agree with his counterpart at the borough, Dan Bockhorst, that requiring borough residents to pay more would double charge them. The fee, Amylon said, covers the cost of...
Ketchikan man enters tax settlement with borough

...owed since Brodie never supplied documentation to the borough, said Finance Director Mike Houts.Borough Manager Dan Bockhorst was happy with the settlement. "We came up with a very fair settlement as far as the borough is concerned," he...
Ketchikan assembly endorses ferry option

...Borough Assembly on Monday backed off its long-standing support of a bridge, voting 5-2 to direct Borough Manager Dan Bockhorst to submit comments to Alaska's transportation department, endorsing what is known as Alternative G4, KRBD reported...
AIDEA to study Gravina Island mill, tailings facility

...Gateway Borough to investigate multi-user opportunities for port facilities."Ketchikan Gateway Borough Manager Dan Bockhorst said the possibility of a log transfer facility at the port would be beneficial for logging in the area. The Bostwick...


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