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Pardon lets company off the hook

...1999 was pardoned by former Gov. Frank Murkowski just days before leaving office. Sound off on the important issues at Gary Stone, the 46-year-old father of five was killed in an avalanche while on a Whitewater Engineering Corp. job site outside...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122506/sta_20061225006.shtml
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Company charged for avalanche death

...grand jury indictment charged both Whitewater Engineering and company president Thom Fischer with recklessly causing Gary Stone's death. Stone, 46, was operating a backhoe in a steep canyon about seven miles northeast of Cordova when a massive...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072600/Loc_avalanche.html
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...safety at a Cordova-area construction site hit by an avalanche last week that killed a heavy-equipment operator. Gary Stone, 46, was running a backhoe Thursday in a steep canyon seven miles northeast of Cordova when a load of snow slid down...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041899/Loc_avalanche.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Cordova. Whitewater Engineering of Bellingham, Wash., and company owner Thom Fischer are charged in the death of Gary Stone, 46. He was killed on April 15, 1999, when a massive load of snow slid down a slope seven miles northeast of Cordova...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081700/Loc_avalanche.shtml
Weyhrauch, others should be ashamed

...Juneau Empire's efforts to keep the story of Whitewater's pardon by former-Gov. Frank Murkowski in the news. Gary Stone's family was at a minimum owed a simple notification of the pardon. Rep. Bruce Weyhrauch and Robin Taylor should...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022707/let_20070227017.shtml
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...grand jury indictment charged both Whitewater Engineering and company president Thom Fischer with recklessly causing Gary Stone's death. Stone, 46, was operating a backhoe in a steep canyon about seven miles northeast of Cordova when a massive...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072600/Loc_avalanche.shtml
Governor signs bill restricting pardon power

...catalyst for the change was the death of construction worker Gary Stone. He went in 1999 to work on a job building a hydropower...Bellingham, Wash., company was a victim in the case. "Gary Stone was a great guy, a great worker. This was a tragic...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022107/loc_20070221002.shtml
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How controversial pardon made it through

...of the company and the incident. Equipment operator Gary Stone died April 15, 1999, in an avalanche near Cordova while...others, ranging from (the fisheries biologist) to Gary Stone, the victim," according to the state's sentencing...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022107/loc_20070221003.shtml
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Bills would alter the pardon process

...time to investigate each case. Ridinger, whose father Gary Stone died in an avalanche while working for Whitewater Engineering...is about "access to the system" for victims such as Gary Stone's five surviving children, and "holding people accountable...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012507/sta_20070125010.shtml
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

... '' Titcomb said the avalanche chute had been scoured of trees along the road and up the mountainside. Last April Gary Stone, a 46-year-old heavy-equipment operator, was buried in an avalanche in a steep canyon north of the city. Stone...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012700/Loc_ave.shtml

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