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Juneau anthrax tests: All negative

...suspect envelope also showed no signs of the potentially deadly bacterium in test results released today, said Bob King, spokesman for Gov. Tony Knowles. The news means employees may return to two rooms in a building on Main Street and Third...
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...
Leading not meddling

...residents up to date on endangered salmon recovery efforts in the Pacific Northwest, but comments attributed to Bob King, spokesman for Gov. Tony Knowles, left me puzzled. It's clear removing the Lower Snake River dams is in Southeast Alaska's...
Federal Building sample tests negative

...Building and sent a sample to the state public health lab. The powder appeared to be Metamucil, a laxative, said Bob King, spokesman for Gov. Tony Knowles. "Apparently there was a container of Metamucil nearby. The substance looked like Metamucil...
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...
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...
Knowles sounds out compromise on subsistence

...voters that would give rural preference to subsistence, according to Native groups and Katie John's attorney. Bob King, spokesman for the governor, confirmed that Knowles has been "looking into a proposal along those lines" and will announce...
Fuel leak closes Court Plaza Building

...not report to work Tuesday. "Fixing the Court Plaza Building is not going to come easily or quickly," said Bob King, spokesman. "We are looking for alternate office space to relocate people while the building can be fully cleaned up. But...
State sends salmon to Nome families hit hard by poor runs

...population of 3,500. "This is the only place in the state where we knew subsistence needs weren't met," Bob King, spokesman for Gov. Tony Knowles, told the Anchorage Daily News. The state Department of Community and Economic Development...
Capitol cruise summit

...protect the Alaska environment, and by doing so maintaining Alaska as a premier cruise ship destination," said Bob King, spokesman for Knowles. King said Knowles will follow up on the Watergate-style question he posed to the industry in mid-September...


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