More ferries for less ridership

...10 ferries than it did in the early '90s when there were only six.The ferry system hit its peak in 1992 when it took almost 400,000 people on trips. Since then, ridership has declined despite a growing fleet. Since the system's early '90s peak...
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Around town for Friday, Sept. 19

...or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St. Details: 789-0965.Free NOAA tours, 1 p.m. every weekday, NOAA Fisheries' Ted Stevens Marine Research Institute...
Thunder Mountain swimmers host invitational meet

...add Davis into the mix for the medley, and either the 200 or 400 free relays."We have a lot of flexibility," TMHS coach Jason...JDHS 1:42.65 (15th) and Ketchikan 1:44.33 (16th).400-yard Free Relay The Dimond girls have a 3:51.02 to lead...
Interior Alaska hay harvest dampened by wet summer

...Alan Tonne, who manages the University of Alaska Fairbanks experiment farm, says that during normal years, the price of hay ranges from $200- to $300- per ton.Tonne figures this year's prices per ton could be in the $400 range.
Today in sports history

...over Washington. Donovan McNabb of the Redskins is 28 of 38 for 426 yards. It's the first time two quarterbacks throw for 400 yards in an NFL game since 1994.2010 - New England's Randy Moss becomes the fourth NFL player to reach 150 career touchdowns...
Police & Fire for Friday, Sept. 19, 2014

...Highway and $300 coffee cards were stolen.? At 10:16 a.m. Thursday, a 27-year-old man reported approximately $400 worth of fishing equipment stolen from his parked vehicle in the 9300 block of Rivercourt Way.? At 9:59 a.m. Thursday...
Local photographer Huff releases debut book, 'Last Road North'

...wouldn't much engage him... He seems more focused on what we do not know, on what we need to find out."Stretching more than 400 miles north from Fairbanks to Prudhoe Bay, the Dalton Highway, aka the "Haul Road," is America's northernmost highway...
Around Town for Wednesday, Sept. 17

...Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St. Details: 789-0965.Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m., Valentine Building, 119 Seward St., Suite...
Engine sounds heard before plane crash

...possible scenarios.Calculated weight based on the load manifest provided by Rediske Air, the plane's operator, was about 7,400 pounds, below the maximum gross weight of 8,000 pounds allowed by the plane's certification. The scenario that the NTSB...
Pure Sole: Dear Mr. Corbus

...Extra players and coaches and trips are paid for with what players fundraise.Football players must try to accumulate $1,400 each to participate, even as a junior varsity player.Depending on the school, basketball players must raise between $200...


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