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Retired Ketchikan Daily News publisher Lew Williams dies at 83

...the Ketchikan Daily News - but Lew Williams Jr.'s reputation for a strong...floor Tuesday. Williams' son, Lew Williams III, said his father had been...writing and having an impact," said Lew Williams III, who, along with his sister...
Downtown bridge fishing raises concerns

...the bridge while others suggested a new space be built, away from the main pedestrian areas, KRBD reported.Mayor Lew Williams III suggested the city start enforcing some of its rules.City Manager Karl Amylon asked whether the council wanted...
Call for Ketchikan councilman to step down

...When asked for comment, Wodehouse referred a reporter to his lawyer without providing his attorney's name.Mayor Lew Williams III said Wodehouse should step down to take care of his personal problems and then run for a seat later, if he wishes...
Parnell says he's not threatening Ketchikan over school funding

...with hesitation."She said she will continue to work to do what she can for her communities.Ketchikan City Mayor Lew Williams said there has been concern about how the Legislature or governor's office might respond to a lawsuit. The city itself...
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Sitka elects McConnell mayor; Wrangell race too close to call

...taking just 101 votes to 397 for Maxlyn Wiederspohn.Ketchikan city voters also went to the polls Tuesday. Mayor Lew Williams III was easily reelected, taking 599 votes to 110 for challenger Lewis Armey Jr., according to unofficial results...
Legislature finishes up operating budget

...15 million allocation in the budget."We are looking to not only just have funding from the state," said Mayor Lew Williams III, noting that the project is the "top priority" for the Ketchikan area. "As the city of Ketchikan, we are going...
Letter: Gov. Parnell was honest, not threatening

...for Ketchikan in the next few months, both the legislators and the governor will treat my community appropriately.Lew Williams IIIMayor, City of KetchikanCo-publisher, Ketchikan Daily News
My Turn: Lew Williams: 'Spend every penny on things we don't need'

Why Lew Williams Jr. is continually given editorial space in the Juneau Empire is one of the small mysteries in this world. Williams' unending...
Ethical lapse clear

Lew Williams' attempt (Empire, Dec. 12) to portray Attorney General Renkes as an innocent victim of "Wall Street shenanigans" is interesting...
It's called politics

Lew Williams' rummaging around some of Alaska's past is but one view, for all meaningful history is an interpretation of events, always...


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