Minors no longer allowed alone aboard ferries

The Alaska Marine Highway System announced Thursday that minors can no longer travel unaccompanied on ferries starting Nov. 20. All children under the age of...
My Turn: Reconsider the ferry system to the paper, 'The Alaska Marine Highway System, A Review of Business...Alaska, "Comparing the Alaska Marine Highway System with the Integrated Highway...public cost of operating the Alaska Marine Highway System for the five-year period...
Forum a (mostly) one-sided affair

...constituents on issues like fisheries, mining and the Alaska Marine Highway System.Kito said he believes lawmakers must be...Roads and ferriesAnother coastal issue was the Alaska Marine Highway System, which Egan said is misunderstood outside...
New brew, same beer

...2050), the state predicts "approximately five traffic fatalities."There have been no fatalities on the Alaska Marine Highway System since 1975.A topic heard repeatedly in Haines, Skagway and Juneau was the project's lack of consideration...
Ferry Malaspina rescues one as two drown in sinking Canadian landing craft

The Alaska Marine Highway System ferry Malaspina picked up an extra passenger in the waters off Vancouver Island on Saturday morning.According to accounts from...
Letter: Anti-road arguments far-fetched as fast as they can?Travel decisions - even in Juneau - are influenced by cost and convenience.If the Alaska Marine Highway System could magically (and drastically) reduce its fuel and labor costs and offer frequent fast-ferry service...
Summer 2015 ferry schedule now available for reservations

The Alaska Marine Highway System announced its Summer 2015 schedule for Bellingham, Washington and 15 communities across Southeast Alaska, including Juneau...
Candidates on good behavior at debate

...project to the chamber, McGuan said he's not in favor of The Road, citing financial concerns. He said the Alaska Marine Highway System can be improved and become more efficient without building The Road, whose construction will cost more than...
Letter: Abandon Juneau road alternative 2B

...our declining state dollars on improving the Alaska Marine Highway System, not on a new road to a totally undeveloped...are not acceptable.My family and I use the Alaska Marine Highway System extensively. My husband and I recently took...
My Turn: Vote Parnell

...Lynn Canal Highway fits into the long-term transportation needs of Southeast and the rest of Alaska. The Alaska Marine Highway System (AMHS) is a wonderful service of State Government, but the numbers regarding its usage indicate it is an...


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