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Minority subsistence report filed

...allow equal access to hunting and fishing. "As many people stated, that is simply not going to happen," said Bob King, spokesman for Knowles. King said the minority report recommending a needs-based approach "misses the mark" on the reasons...
Update: Six locals test negative for anthrax

...will remain sealed until test results show a suspect envelope was not contaminated with the bacterium, said Bob King, spokesman for the governor. "We're taking every precaution," said King, who expected lab results on the envelope by...
State boosts mail security

...suspect powder and materials for the potentially deadly bacterium, and none has tested positive for anthrax, said Bob King, spokesman for the governor. But the state is requiring its mail clerks to wear gloves as a precaution, he said. "Mailroom...
Canadian group begins farmed salmon boycott

...certainly will directly impact the people in our coastal communities who depend on farming for their living." Bob King, spokesman for Alaska Gov. Tony Knowles, said the boycott campaign will help Alaska's seafood industry. "I'd call it...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...We need to get this solved, one way or the other.'' Young, Murkowski and Stevens are all Republicans. Bob King, spokesman for Democratic Gov. Tony Knowles, said the governor is committed to settling the subsistence issue this year...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...including a $70 million gas-to-liquids pilot project that could break ground by the end of the year. Bob King, spokesman for Democratic Gov. Tony Knowles, said today that while the governor wants the resource developed, the threat...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...said, that'll probably have to happen before the Legislature gets up the gumption to put together a plan. Bob King, spokesman for Gov. Tony Knowles, said the plan raised some serious concerns about taxes and potential economic and social...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...the Transportation Committee members who approved the bill Thursday. "It's good it's moving out," said Bob King, spokesman for Knowles. "I don't think, though, this changes our position. Knowles is not going to back off an inch from...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Senate Bill 261 passed the Senate last week by a 19-1 vote, and the House on Wednesday on a 30-2 vote. Bob King, spokesman for Gov. Tony Knowles, said it wasn't at risk of a veto. It would be the first bill sponsored by Elton, a Juneau...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...12.3 million in Juneau projects, Republicans made it clear they weren't going to add more money to it. Bob King, spokesman for Knowles, said the governor hasn't forgotten that he has line-item veto power over the budgets and the bond...


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