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Walker appoints three to cabinet

...said. "Ron has a good grasp of the changes necessary to improve the operational efficiencies."Cotten, a former state legislator and member of three fisheries boards, was the sole candidate nominated by both the Board of Fisheries and the Board...
Convicted felon killed prosecutor in jealous rage

...Wednesday that he would not be representing Fischer in the murder case.Sullivan was a former Army attorney and a former state legislator. He served in the Washington House of Representatives from January 1997 to January 2001, representing Tacoma...
Man indicted in death of Alaska prosecutor

...assume responsibility for Fischer's prosecution," Welch wrote.Sullivan, a former Army attorney and Washington state legislator, began dating the woman on Nov. 21. She told authorities she had been under the impression that Fischer was comfortable...
Walker asks for 200 employees' resignations

...acting commissioner of the department until newly appointed Commissioner Mark Myers begins work Jan. 1.Former state legislator Sam Cotten was selected by Walker as acting commissioner of the Department of Fish and Game. Cotten has served on...
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Alaska editorial: Unrepentant Vic Kohring an embarrassment to all

...will. He doesn't get that a state legislator can't collect cash handouts...lobbyist. He doesn't get that a state legislator can't ask the state's most...debt. He doesn't get that a state legislator can't arrange for the state's...
Letter: Message to teens: 'Legal' means 'safe'

...Alaska Dispatch News, Sept. 4, 2014)What message will we Alaskans send our teens in November? For our kids' sake, I urge you to vote no on Ballot Measure 2.Alyce Hanley Former Anchorage School Board member and former state legislator
My Turn: Gratitude

...Governor's House six years ago, most Juneau residents did not know them well. Sean's previous service as a state legislator and lieutenant governor certainly made him a public figure, but not a household name. Would his Anchorage roots...
My Turn: If we build it, almost no one will come

...Fehr & Peers, a Seattle-based consulting firm. That should be strike one in the eyes of our governor and every state legislator who thinks Alaskans know our state best. Fehr and Peers dropped McDowell's approach in favor of data collected...

...received entries from around the state for the 14th annual Reading Rainbow Young Writers & Illustrators Contest. Former state legislator and current Fairbanks North Star Borough Mayor Jim Whitaker presented awards to first-, second- and third-place...
Alaska Editorial: National Guard sexual assault reports need quicker action

...that many of those allegations had been made public, despite concerned Guard chaplains bringing them forward to a state legislator and the governors office as early as 2010.Despite spearheading the well-intentioned and much-needed "Choose...


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