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Cotten picked for Fish and Game head; fish board members decline to interview Maw a recommendation for the position, that of Acting Commissioner Sam Cotten. If Walker approves Cotten's nomination...Governor Walker's selection of Sam Cotten as acting commissioner and I believe as Commissioner of Fish and Game...
Walker administration removes transportation commissioner

...retire at the end of November but stayed on as acting commissioner after Walker was sworn in Dec. 1.Kemp said Monday...has served as a deputy commissioner, was named acting commissioner, Jang said, adding that Walker plans to decide...
Chenault questions the process for Fish and Game finalists

...voted unanimously to not interview him. His application died.Ultimately, the only name advanced was that of acting commissioner Sam Cotten.In a letter to Walker, Chenault, R-Nikiski, called the Board of Fisheries' action unconscionable...
Fish board plays politics - again Gov. Bill Walker as the acting commissioner in December, and Roland Maw...a single comment on why.Acting Commissioner Cotten was the only candidate...selection of Sam Cotten as acting commissioner and I believe as Commissioner...
Fish and Game Sportfish director gets a new job

...Deputy Sportfish Division Director Tom Brookover has been named as acting director of the Sport Fish Division. Acting Commissioner Sam Cotten appointed Swanton to his new role, according to a Tuesday news release. The nomination to the Pacific...
BOF head Johnstone resigns

...governor to select from for the position. The boards had five candidates but ultimately chose to interview just one, Acting Commissioner for Fish and Game Sam Cotten. Board of Fisheries members voted unanimously to quash Maw's application without...
Three Fish and Game commissioner applicants rejected, only Cotten remains

...Fisheries. In order to continue in the interviewing process - Maw had to receive a majority vote from both boards. Acting commissioner Sam Cotten, of Eagle River, is the only applicant to be chosen for interview. You can listen to the interview...
ConocoPhillips applies to restart exports

...fields and continued exploration for more gas, ConocoPhillips Alaska spokesperson Natalie Lowman saidIn September, Acting Commissioner of The Alaska Department of Natural Resources Joseph Balash sent a two-page letter to ConocoPhillips president...
911 dispatch reorganization on hold

...for the moment, temporary with 16-year veteran Keith Mallard appointed by Gov. Sean Parnell on Oct. 14 as acting commissioner. Tuesday, Navarre said his recommendation to table the ordinance supporting the plan was temporary, but did...
Barton named to head transportation department

...Barton was named Tuesday to head the state Department of Transportation and Public Facilities. Barton has been acting commissioner of the department since December. Gov. Frank Murkowski, who named Barton to the post, also appointed deputy...


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