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Alaska Marine Highway System cuts ferry terminal positions

KETCHIKAN, Alaska - The Alaska Marine Highway System has cut 20 shore positions as officials deal...Southeast are going to have some challenges keeping the Alaska Marine Highway System in good financial position," said Sen...
What others say: Implicit value

...implicit endorsement of the Alaska Marine Highway System, a critically important...that the No. 1 role of the Alaska Marine Highway System is to provide an invaluable...a bit.An analysis of the Alaska Marine Highway System by the Alaska University...
Deals herald PFD payout

...relations consultant with Alaska Airlines, said customers can expect to see more deals as early as Sept. 22. The Alaska Marine Highway System has not participated in a PFD-specific sale for some years, but special fares that coincide with the PFD...
Alaska Marine Highway system launches new website

The Alaska Marine Highway System launched its newly rebuilt website Tuesday. The new website, a product of the AMHS marketing department, is "streamlined...
How we'd rather see $866,000 spent

...Generally speaking, we would have rather seen that money go toward education, nonprofits, the needy, the Alaska Marine Highway System, communities with exorbitant energy costs, youth athletics programs, scholarships, deferred maintenance...

The U.S. Coast Guard has ordered the Alaska Marine Highway System ferry Aurora out of service after a leak was found in the ship's hull.According to a Coast Guard statement dated Saturday...
What others say: Legislators should buckle down, end budget uncertainty

...items such as funding for state worker cost-of-living adjustments, senior benefits, early education and the Alaska Marine Highway System. He also shifted about $16 million in money slated to maintain education formula funding levels to be...
What others say: AMHS makes the best of a bad situation

...Like every other state department, DOT is experiencing budget cuts. The House axed about $8 million from the Alaska Marine Highway System (the Senate cut $1.75 million more, but that was added back). After the House cuts, Gov. Bill Walker...
Funding reallocation spares summer ferry service

...summer despite significant budget cuts looming, the Alaska Marine Highway System announced May 12.The announcement is a...attitudes some Railbelt legislators have towards the Alaska Marine Highway System came through unvarnished in a May 6 House...
Tough budget decisions remain in Alaska

...would be taking unpaid furloughs of five, seven or 10 days with the start of the fiscal year, she said.The Alaska Marine Highway System is proposing winter-season changes that include service reductions. Some ships are expected to undergo...


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