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Former Anchorage Mayor George Sullivan dies at 87

ANCHORAGE - Former Anchorage Mayor George Sullivan, the father of the city's current mayor, has died...and hard-working man of outstanding judgment." George Sullivan was raised in Valdez and was a deputy marshal in Nenana...
Anchorage to pay $193,000 for late mayor's insurance

...made 28 years ago after Mayor George Sullivan left office. Sullivan died last...would continue life insurance to George Sullivan for the rest of his life at mayor. Until his death, George Sullivan had paid the city $19,663...
Commission: Alaska needs power improvements

...Power Project, as well as facilities in the works - Municipal Light and Power's $275 million, 120-megawatt George Sullivan Plant 2 and Matanuska Electric Association's 171-megawatt Eklutna plant, among others.North Pole Rep. Doug...
Hundreds attend Sullivan funeral

...farewell to Anchorage's longest serving mayor. George Sullivan - who ran the city for 14 years and shepherded growth...Frank Murkowski and incumbent Gov. Sean Parnell. "George Sullivan left not just a mark, but he also left a legacy...
Mayoral front-runners heading for runoff

...Tuesday's election, 2 percent short of winning the office outright. So Sullivan - son of former Anchorage Mayor George Sullivan - will face runner-up Eric Croft, a former state representative, in the May 5 runoff. Croft received almost 20...
Board member says meddling pushed him out

...the board's final meeting was canceled at the request of Gov. Frank Murkowski. In a May 31 letter to Chairman George Sullivan, Wellington said Administration Commissioner Ray Matiashowski and Retirements and Benefits Director Melanie Millhorn...
Sullivan wins mayor's race in Anchorage

...Dan Sullivan had 57 percent of the vote to 43 percent for former state Rep. Eric Croft. Sullivan's father, George Sullivan, served 14 years as mayor, beginning in 1967. Tuesday's run-off was needed after neither candidate won 45 percent...
Board says mayor should have had disclosed conflict

...conflict in his dual role as mayor and administrator of a trust for his late father. Sullivan is the son of former Mayor George Sullivan. The city 30 years ago agreed to a one-of-a-kind life insurance policy for the elder Sullivan. The Anchorage...
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Cancer claims Crawford

...Sheffield's chief of staff. He also had worked as city manager for Anchorage mayors Rick Mystrom, Tom Fink and George Sullivan, the late father of the current mayor. Crawford served as Dan Sullivan's chief of staff, resigning in March 2010...
This Day in History

...Islands. Gov. William Egan formed the Departments of Law, Labor and Natural Resources. In 1979, Anchorage Mayor George Sullivan blasted reports that earthquake danger makes much of the city unsafe, saying he expected Anchorage buildings to survive...


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