Justice Dana Fabe puts down gavel

...helps self-represented parties to resolve their family law cases."Fabe, appointed to the court by former Gov. Tony Knowles in January 1996, is the third longest-serving justice in Alaska history and has the most seniority on the current...
Their stories, their statues

...Alaska. So far, with Hennon being the latest, the count is at 84.The display will be unveiled Dec. 5 near the Tony Knowles Coastal Trail in Anchorage. The 100 casts, shadows of someone's story, are where visitors can surround themselves...
Anchorage artist plans suicide awareness sculptures

...alertness."If all goes as planned, on Dec. 5 of this year, 100 human statues will be arranged in the mudflats off the Tony Knowles Coastal Trail, positioned as if they are walking into Cook Inlet. Each one is a cast of an Alaskan who has experienced...
My Turn: Why I'm restoring Alaska Hire requirements

...governors maintained Alaska hire requirements for public projects. From independent Gov. Wally Hickel to Democrat Tony Knowles to Republicans Frank Murkowski and Sarah Palin, our governors agreed that Alaska tax dollars should produce jobs for...
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...
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
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...
State | Local | AK legislature
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...
My Turn: 2014 election brings new Energy to U.S. Senate

...Juneau as a legislative aide for the better part of Tony Knowles' time as governor. At one point I remember Gov. Knowles...Appropriations Committee Chairman as long as possible."Tony Knowles was keenly aware how crucial seniority - and the resultant...
My Turn: Alaska's budget: A history

...Party's initiative. But that wasn't the end of the story linked to Alaska's personal income tax. An attempt by Gov. Tony Knowles to address a looming budget shortfall in 1999 led him to introduce a package of three bills to raise revenue for the...


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