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Visitors galore

...between 2012-13 and 2013-14, mostly out of Anchorage. But Ketchikan also experienced a 4 percent increase.The Alaska Marine Highway System reported being down 24 percent for the most recent fall-winter. That represents a loss of 400 visitors...
Tustumena departs Ketchikan after overhaul

...Ketchikan Shipyard recently for an annual overhaul. The Alaska Marine Highway System ferry Tustumena has served nearly a half-century...believe it's one of the most exotic runs that the Alaska marine highway has." Hopkins would continue to work his way up...
Construction season approaching on most Alaska highways

...restrictions on the section of highway during spring thaw, the department reports.While dominated by water and the Alaska Marine Highway, a few sections of paved road are getting attention in Southeast this summer, but not as many as 2013."Last...
House Finance proposes $9.1 billion operating budget

...ferries. Transportation Department spokesman Jeremy Woodrow said by email that if the budget cut stands, the Alaska Marine Highway System will begin transitioning out of the gift shops currently on five vessels this summer. Woodrow said the...

...convoluted, games are an important way to get people engaged. Troll took the game to Sitka on Tuesday on the Alaska Marine Highway System.The exhibit was funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation and created in partnership with...
Elliott Bay Design Group opens Ketchikan office

...Elliott Bay designed the Inter-Island Ferry Authority ferry Prince of Wales and currently is involved with the Alaska Marine Highway System's design process for the new Alaska Class Ferry Day Boat project.Over the years, Elliott Bay has...
Assembly, solution for coastal transportation

...the problems that face (the Alaska Marine Highway System) and work to home for Dillon, is the Alaska Marine Highway System and the lengthy delay...other places that rely on the Alaska Marine Highway System." The governor has...
First cruise ship arrives in still-snowy, rainy Juneau

...Woizeschke said. After that, Juneau has no scheduled cruise ship stops until Tuesday - although one large ship, the Alaska Marine Highway System ferry M/V Malaspina, is set to dock downtown Saturday for tours, the annual Blessing of the Fleet...
Tustumena ferry repair delays create challenges for Southcentral communities

...connection to the vessels of the Alaska Marine Highway System. Especially the," said Woodrow. The Alaska Marine Highway System, whose mission is...we're great. I appreciate the Alaska Marine Highway System. I just wish the damn...
Tustumena delays tough on Aleutian communities

...made for a challenging travel summer in the southwestern communities the state ferry typically serves.One of the Alaska Marine Highway System's oldest vessels, the 49-year-old Tustumena has been dry-docked at Seward Ship's Drydock Inc...


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