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My Turn: Tourism suffers under Forest Service management It hasn't happened.The Boat Company, an ecotourism business that has...employers and continues to grow. The Boat Company and other recreation service businesses...opportunity costs.In sum, the Boat Company believes the Forest Service needs...
Juneau police arrest tour boat captain for DUI

...two other crew members aboard the 52-foot tour boat.Juneau police Sgt. Chris Gifford declined to name the tour boat company, but Honings said it belonged to Orca Enterprises of Juneau. The name of the vessel involved wasn't immediately...
Thanks from the Cape Decision Lighthouse Society

...Liseron in Sitka, sponsored by The Boat Company, an educational non-profit and...our fair town from the sea. The Boat Company believes that positive visitor...Hunter McIntosh, CEO, of The Boat Company, Joel Hanson, Director of Conservation...
Groups file lawsuit for listing of rare wolf

...overdue, said Rebecca Noblin, an attorney for the Center for Biological Diversity.The center, Greenpeace and The Boat Company, a nonprofit educational organization that offers eco-cruises in southeast Alaska, sued Tuesday in federal court...
Groups seek protection of yellow cedar trees

...Alaska tree and only the second plant listed for the state.The other groups filing for yellow cedar protection are The Boat Company, a nonprofit educational organization that offers eco-cruises in southeast Alaska, the Greater Southeast Alaska...
Bearfest takes army of volunteers, one general

...interests.Five years ago, Ettefagh founded Bearfest to promote tourism to Wrangell. She founded Alaska Vistas tour boat company to boost Wrangell's economy after its sawmill closed and the salmon industry dipped. Bearfest seemed a natural extension...
100 boats later, Homer boat company celebrates

HOMER - From a 20-foot skiff to its newest and biggest boat, the 42-foot P/V Churchill, Bay Welding has been building an average of about six Bay Weld boats a year since 1994.
Parties trade complaints about campaign infractions

...Party leader says Democratic gubernatorial candidate Fran Ulmer improperly received a $13,200 discount from a charter boat company for a May fund-raiser held in Whittier. But a spokesman for Ulmer's Republican opponent, U.S. Sen. Frank Murkowski...
Tourism rebounds

...came out with aggressive pricing after Sept. 11. The Boat Company, which has three boats that carry between 12 and 24...full ships all summer, but making less money. The Boat Company had to tighten its budget, including moving from a...
Forest plan sets aside areas for large tour groups

...Peninsula, Fowler Creek at the base on the Mansfield Peninsula and a small cove on the back side of Douglas Island. The Boat Company, which operates small cruise ships with a maximum of 24 passengers in Southeast, is preparing comments on the proposal...


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