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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...
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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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
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...
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...
Ketchikan reporter Miller dies with him; he'll be next to impossible to replace. We're all going to miss Tom tremendously."City Mayor Lew Williams III, also co-publisher of the Ketchikan Daily News, said Miller will be missed "not only as a reporter, but as...
State studying ways to link Ketchikan, Gravina Island

...too expensive by the state and operation costs for enhanced ferry options to fall on local residents.Ketchikan Mayor Lew Williams is glad the state is moving ahead on Gravina, but worries, too, about the funding and progress. He said his community...
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...


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