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How do you count Alaska's governors? It depends

...non-consecutive terms. Three - Egan, Jay Hammond and Tony Knowles - served back-to-back terms.When asked which number Walker...ending at noon on the first Monday in December.Hammond and Knowles are represented on the wall by one photo for their consecutive...
Voices of Alaska: Senator must support subsistence rights

...and traditional rights. It was misguided and wrong. Tony Knowles was in his same position at one time. Before making any bold...The Katie John Case. Dan Sullivan could have followed Tony Knowles example. Instead, he chose to continue litigating against...
Ferguson video shows witness

...since Brown was killed, resident after resident pledged to vote Mayor James Knowles and council members out of office, sharply rejecting earlier assertions by Knowles that there was no "racial divide" in Ferguson.Attention to minority participation...
Knowles talks about Alaska oil and gas with Norton and others

FAIRBANKS (AP) -- Gov. Tony Knowles is making the rounds in Washington, D...National Governors Association meeting. Knowles asked Interior Secretary Gale Norton on...trans-Alaska oil pipeline is reauthorized. Knowles met with the former Colorado attorney...
Knowles chief of staff leaving state government

JUNEAU (AP) -- Gov. Tony Knowles' longtime chief of staff Jim Ayers is leaving...staff since December 1994. He leaves as Knowles enters the last year of his second term. State law bars Knowles from seeking a third term. ''For seven...
Knowles backs boost in university spending

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- Gov. Tony Knowles is backing a request from the system by $16.9 million. Knowles made the announcement in a crowded library...increase in its operating budget, after what Knowles called years of underfunding. ''It's...
Knowles signs 19 bills into law, vetoes one

JUNEAU (AP) -- Gov. Tony Knowles has signed a bill that raises the...negotiate with insurance companies. Knowles approved the measure despite objections...departments within his administration. A Knowles spokesman had no immediate explanation...
Knowles won't approve wolf kill programs without more study

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- Gov. Tony Knowles says he won't approve any wolf kill...But predator-control advocates accused Knowles of stalling. ''I'm not surprised...Sen. Pete Kelly, R-Fairbanks, said Knowles was avoiding one of his duties as governor...
Murkowski aide says Knowles not in line for cabinet

...attempted to debunk rumors that Gov. Tony Knowles is a top candidate to become either energy...transition team and been told that Governor Knowles has not been under consideration...Garman, Murkowski's chief of staff. Knowles has been at the forefront of national...
Knowles lawsuit plan among barrage of Alaska protest over roadless plan

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- Gov. Tony Knowles announced Friday that he's ordered Attorney...lawsuit, but that ''it will be soon.'' Knowles' announcement was among the barrage, and an open, public process,'' Knowles said. ''The executive action announced...


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