Juneau delegation pens capital creep letter

...administration of former Gov. Sarah Palin, these top jobs have been creeping north to Anchorage.In June 2000, under Gov. Tony Knowles, 12 of 14 commissioners were working in Juneau, according to a report from the Department of Administration's personnel...
Local | AK legislature
Still no boss for DOT roads in Southeast

...Commissioner Mike Hanley is the only one who has committed to living in Juneau full time.In June 2000, under Gov. Tony Knowles, 12 of 14 commissioners were working in Juneau, according to a report from the Department of Administration's personnel...
State | AK legislature
Walker names investigator

...1977, earned her law degree from Gonzaga University in 1982 and was appointed to the superior court in 1999 by Gov. Tony Knowles. She retired in 2011. She will be paid about $157 per hour, up to $50,000, for the investigation, a spokesperson for...
State | AK legislature
Former Alaska Gov. Knowles supports coastal management

JUNEAU - Former Gov. Tony Knowles is supporting a ballot initiative that...coastal management program in Alaska.Knowles, a Democrat, is among the headliners...Vic Fischer and Suzanne Little.Knowles also participated in a news conference...
Former Gov. Knowles appointed to national board

ANCHORAGE - Former Alaska Gov. Tony Knowles has been appointed to the National Park System Advisory Board. Knowles was among 12 people appointed to the panel by Interior Secretary Ken Salazar on Tuesday. The board members, who will serve four-year...
Regional News
How do you count Alaska's governors? It depends

...non-consecutive terms. Three - Egan, Jay Hammond and Tony Knowles - served back-to-back terms.When asked which number Walker...ending at noon on the first Monday in December.Hammond and Knowles are represented on the wall by one photo for their consecutive...
Today in sports history

...stun Marquette 71-70. Louisville trails by 18 with 5:44 to go but close the game on a 24-5 run fueled by guard Preston Knowles.2011 - Sixth-seeded Green Bay routs the Falcons 48-21 in Atlanta as Aaron Rodgers throws for three touchdowns and runs...
Governor clears desks at Alaska DOT

...The Road project has experienced stops and starts throughout the years as governors have come and gone. Former Gov. Tony Knowles was the last to put the kibosh on the Lynn Canal Highway; the administrations after him exhumed the project.Walker said...
State | Local | AK legislature
Educator Spotlight: Janna Lelchuk

...recognitions and professional interests?My most memorable awards were from two of Alaska's governors: Walter Hickel and Tony Knowles, for helping to connect Alaska and Russian Far East back in 1990s. Another important one was a national award from Moscow...
My Turn: Real leaders aren't scared to talk taxes

...personal income tax in 1980. The last time a governor seriously looked at reinstating it was in 1999. That's when Gov. Tony Knowles was faced with a budget dilemma similar to today's, as oil prices dropped below $20 a barrel for the first time in three...


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