Martha Lee Preecs Sandlin

...worker during the Territorial days. Her children were cared for in a temporary daycare on the 3rd floor of the Governor's mansion, an arrangement made to encourage the help of educated young women in the formative efforts of statehood. Her...
Bush tax returns: Big income, big taxes since 1981

...WASHINGTON - Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush has earned nearly $29 million since leaving the Florida governor's mansion and has paid an average federal income tax rate of 36 percent in the past three decades, according to tax returns...
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What's going on at the Governor's Mansion?

...recently, you might have noticed the columns of the Governor's Mansion obscured by a large white tarp. Scaffolding covers...the tarp would cover the building's facade.The Governor's Mansion was built in 1912 and its exterior has undergone...
State | Local
Beloved historical re-enactor John Venables dies

...He'd make those little signs and we would go stand out in front of the Capitol or do it in front of the Governor's Mansion and take little selfies ..."I'm going to miss him. He was such a little spark."About a month ago, John...
Clark Gruening earns award from Juneau Community Foundation

The Juneau Community Foundation awarded its first Founders' Award to Clark Gruening on May 21 at the Governor's Mansion.According to its citation, the Founders' Award recognizes "a lifetime of achievement and service to Juneau...
Slack Tide: Hey, Alaska: Go fund yourself!

...had to use a photo of me and Sarah Palin holding my baby daughter at one of those holiday fudge giveaways at the Governor's Mansion (which also stands to get the axe).Am I seriously suggesting Alaska crowdfund its own budget for the new Fiscal...
Becoming Alaskan: The first time I met the governor, I trapped myself in the basement

...I have no clue how to tie a tie.I stuffed the broken tie into my bag with the spare, hoping once I was at the Governor's Mansion someone might be able to bail me out of this knotted mess. As I drove up to the mansion, circling to find that...
Inaugural proceeds donated to nonprofits

...Humanities Council, Glory Hole soup kitchen, Juneau Housing First Fund, Polaris House, Juneau Alaska Music Matters, STEM Alaska, and AWARE Inc.Thirty of the 32 selected nonprofits were honored at the Governor's Mansion on May 6.
Chenault sees relationship with gov going nowhere but up

...Walker are trying to mend fences. Leadership met with Walker Wednesday. Chenault had breakfast with him at the governor's mansion Thursday.While they may not always agree, Chenault said that doesn't mean they can't continue trying to work...
State | AK legislature
Caught red-handed, literally

...addition onto his 101-year-old house at the corner of West Eighth Street and Calhoun Avenue next door to the Governor's Mansion.Three or four years ago when the construction first started, a member of the contractor's crew tried to swipe...


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