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Digital Branch of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Oral History Program

Robert "Bob" King

Bob King

Bob King has a background in journalism and an extensive knowledge of Alaska fisheries issues. He served as news director at the Dillingham public radio station (KDLG) for 17 years (1978-1994) and has written on Bristol Bay and fisheries history in Alaska History and other publications. He was press secretary and communication director for Alaska Governor Tony Knowles from 1994 to 2002, and served as Alaska Senator Mark Begich’s legislative aide on fisheries issues in Washington D.C. from 2009 to 2014. Since 2016, Bob has been a research analyst for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game in Juneau. He currently is project historian on the <NN> Cannery History Project, where he has conducted interviews, and assisted with the project's National Register Nomination and exhibit development efforts.

Robert "Bob" King appears in the following new Jukebox projects: