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Department moving away from 'bridge to nowhere' hard link, like a bridge, public access is available by ferry.Asked if a bridge remained a feasible option, Ketchikan Mayor Lew Williams III said the "financial times have made that decision for us.""Everybody knows we don't have the...
Naturally Aware

...roosts for environmental activism. "Probably many people are not fond of environmental organizations here," agreed Ketchikan Mayor Bob Weinstein. So one might wonder where the women - many of them over 40 - got the idea to get naked for an environmental...
Former lawmaker dies

...Service. Freeman, a Democrat, served in the first Legislature and later served from 1973 to 1982. He was elected Ketchikan mayor in 1967 and also served on the Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly. Funeral services are planned for 2 p.m. on...
Whitaker wins Fairbanks race

...two-year Council term. Darren Bellisle, Chris Maggio and Joanne Korsmo will return to the Skagway School Board. Ketchikan Mayor Bob Weinstein easily won a third term, with nearly twice as many votes as the two other candidates - Bill Thomas...
Bridges may no longer be earmarked

...the Legislature and other groups and figure out how that fits in with what else needs to be done in the state." Ketchikan Mayor Bob Weinstein acknowledges that removing the dedicated earmarks would make it more difficult to build the bridges...
Commissioner says no cuts for elderly

...Alaska Permanent Fund dividends are not counted as income under the law. Retired Pioneer's Home director and former Ketchikan Mayor Alaire Stanton asked Gilbertson to describe his department's overall philosophy. "We have to be out there every...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Corman, a senior vice president at the Scholastic Inc. publishing company, said a letter from Bob Weinstein, the Ketchikan mayor and father of a 9-year-old Potter fan, made company officials change their minds. "We gave it some serious consideration...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Ketchikan mayor edits meet-the-author script What...indignant, we don't have to, thanks to Ketchikan Mayor Bob Weinstein and the state's public...this page: Print Reddit Archives Ketchikan mayor edits meet-the-author script 091200...
Legislators may divert money for delayed roads

...Ketchikan bridge proponents that they should at least consider a toll bridge, as is planned for the Knik Arm crossing. Ketchikan Mayor Bob Weinstein said a toll in Ketchikan wouldn't generate significant revenues. Under attack for its so-called...
Local officials want action on fiscal gap

...wait because a key reserve fund will be gone in two years. "It's possible that a plan will not emerge," said Ketchikan Mayor Jack Shay, president of the Alaska Municipal League. "It looks to me like those who are resisting it, I'm not...


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