FAIRBANKS (AP) -- Fairbanks District Court Judge Mark Wood is getting a promotion.
Gov. Tony Knowles announced Friday that he was selecting Wood to fill a vacancy on the Superior Court bench.
Wood has been a District Court judge since 1993.
He worked as an assistant district attorney for 13 years and was in private practice for four years.
He will earn about $107,000 annually as a Superior Court judge.
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