Former Alaska Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott dies at 77; Former Alaska Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott dies at 77
JUNEAU, Alaska - Byron Mallott, who served as Alaska's lieutenant governor as part of a "unity ticket" with former Gov. Bill Walker, died Friday. He was 77.
Walker called Mallott's death a "huge shock." He said they maintained a relationship after leaving office in 2018 and that his last communication with Mallott was about 10 days ago.
Mallott died Friday, said Matt Carle, director of corporate communications for Sealaska, an Alaska Native corporation with which Mallott had longstan...