Joseph Washington Betit

...served a year at First Army Headquarters, Governor's Island, N.Y., as Assistant Chief...moved to Juneau. In 1969 Alaska's Governor Keith Miller appointed Joseph as Commissioner...Juneau until he was asked by Vermont's Governor Deane Davis to return to his native state...
Eva Lucia Saulitis of her receipt of the Homer Arts Council's Lifetime Achievement Award. In 2014, she was recognized with an Alaska Governor's Award for the Arts and Humanities. She was also the recipient of writing awards and fellowships from the Rasmuson Foundation...
Wary governors halt, question plan to accept Syrian refugees

...incoming Republican governor has joined governors of several states in...Kentucky's current governor. Democratic Gov. Steve...nation's only Latina governor and a leader within the Republican Governors Association, says the...
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Alaska governor says refugee vetting process 'stringent'

...says Walker was among the governors who participated in a briefing...terror attacks in Paris, some governors have questioned U.S. plans...ensuring the vetting process the governors were briefed on "remains...spokeswoman Katie Marquette says the governor wants to be kept apprised...
My Turn: Recent appointment of Loretta Bullard

...its people. I refer to the governor's appointment of nominate persons to the governor for appointment to the bench...non-attorneys appointed by the governor and confirmed by the legislature...appointed by the ABA's Board of Governors and Alaska's chief justice...
My Turn: Alaskan grown plan can save PFD and not raise taxes

...October was an interesting time for Alaskan fiscal issues with Governor Bill Walker revealing more details about his fiscal plan...gaining traction and better understanding. Oddly enough, the governor campaigned on much of this plan in 2014. So what is going...
Ranks thinning, traditional GOP candidates try to adapt

...18 years of experience as governors. They exited the Republican...resumes. And it leaves the governors and senators still in the...former two-term Florida governor who is also the son and brother...John Kasich, a second-term governor and long-serving congressman...
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Juneau resident earns degree from WGU

Juneau resident Alix Curtain received her bachelor of science and nursing from Western Governors University in Salt Lake City, Utah, on Aug. 15 during the semi-annual commencement ceremony.WGU awarded over 8,500 degrees at the ceremony.
Refugee quandary: Immigrant legacy versus 9/11-era fears

...presidential campaign to reverse course and governors once open to resettlement try to shut...more Syrians, and some other Republican governors - including two GOP presidential contenders...brought to the vetting process."Among governors now balking at the program, Gov. Rick...
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How do you count Alaska's governors? It depends

...they would be counted as new governors.That would make Walker Alaska's 13th governor.But in the Hall of Governors - on the third floor of the...the first, second and fifth governor. Egan thinks governors should be counted by their...


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