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The last kid in Cold Bay

...AND DEPARTURES Sunday brought a stiff wind, gray skies and the arrival of the M/V Tustumena, the Alaska State Marine Highway ferry that visits twice a month during the summer. Wake Kremer drove to the dock in a pink pickup to unload his wares...
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...passengers or cargo on Saturday, and according to the marine highway's vessel tracking service was passing Yakutat on...
What others say: Legislators should buckle down, end budget uncertainty

...senior benefits, early education and the Alaska Marine Highway System. He also shifted about $16 million in money...hundreds of state residents and tourists along the marine highway, Alaska's predicament would turn from a local frustration...
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 maintenance...
What others say: AMHS makes the best of a bad situation

...fewer stops this summer. The Marine Highway will juggle its schedule to make...about $8 million from the Alaska Marine Highway System (the Senate cut $1...the revenue coming in. For the Marine Highway, that means increased fares...
Funding reallocation spares summer ferry service

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

...Hundreds of people attending an Alaska beer festival were stranded because of a broken down ferry.The Alaska Marine Highway System ferry Taku suffered a mechanical problem Sunday during the annual Great Alaska Craft Beer and Home Brew Festival...
What Others Say: Cut Prince Rupert

...problem right now. The Alaska Marine Highway wants to build a new ferry terminal...threatened consequences if the Marine Highway goes forward with the project...Rupert as a stop on the Alaska Marine Highway.Cutting Prince Rupert would...


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