Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) - Governor-elect Mike Dunleavy announced his transition team and chief of staff Thursday at the Alaska Miners Association convention.
Governor-elect Mike Dunleavy announced his transition team and chief of staff Thursday at the Alaska Miners Association convention, according to Anchorage TV station KTUU.
Dunleavy's transition team will include, among others, Tuckerman Babcock as Chief of Staff, as well as campaign manager Brett Huber as senior policy advisor.
There will be hundreds of other positions that will need to be filled as turn over in his administration, Dunleavy said. He also announced a website where future applicants can apply for those positions. That website can be found here.
Dunleavy said he plans on living in the Governor's mansion, and that a date and time for the inauguration will soon be announced.
Dunleavy fended off Democrat Mark Begich by more than 20,000 votes in the Nov. 6 election.
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - A crew from the Juneau International Airport is replacing two pedestrian bridges over Jordan Creek this week with materials purchased by the Southeast Alaska Watershed Coalition.
FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — Advocates have called on an Alaska school district to do more to protect vulnerable students after a group of boys tried to enter a girls' restroom at a high school to take photos.