Denali: New name, same park

...maintenance or improvement projects.Bus drivers aren't required to give more...need to be prepared important.Bus drivers often say only 30 percent of visitors...out walking around on sunny day. Bus drivers with seniority get first crack...
Lessons before the school bell

...makes on his route as a First Student bus driver for the Juneau School District...affected by a bus ride."Al the bus driver picked me up and we drove all the...Sletten was more than just an average bus driver. Last year, Sletten never missed...
School bus crash kills 2 students, injures 3

...happened, Senties said. Footage from the bus' seven security cameras also is being reviewed.School officials said the bus driver, Louisa Pacheco, has been with the district for about three years and has a clean driving record. Records show that...
Nation and World
Sitka makes big plans for 150th Alaska Day

...locally and statewide."I think I'm perfect for the job," she said this week, taking a break from her job as tour bus driver. "I love history and tourism. History has always been a part of my life. I want to facilitate a very important event...
Alaska's pilots are its lifeblood

...handful of bush pilots are trading blue-mouthed gripes:"We're just a bunch of damn bus drivers," one says. "Glorified bus drivers.""Bus drivers in Mexico," another replies. "A really lousy part of Mexico."A third adds an expletive...
Capital Transit proposes new routes

...behind it, Capital Transit has rolled out a new plan that bus drivers think will solve the system's current issues, city...Monday.The plan, designed this year by the city's bus drivers, is a replacement for the failed 2014 transit plan that...
Woman gets life sentence in granddaughter's running death

...removed her from life support. Surveillance video from a school bus shown to a jury showed Garrard talking with the bus driver, Raenna Holmes, about Savannah taking candy without paying from another student who was selling it. Garrard told Holmes...
Not For Web
Transit passengers vent about changes

...transfers easier for passengers. This was one concern bus drivers indicated in their feedback. Delays due to construction...would then affect multiple routes at once, according to bus drivers.The new transfer location would require commuters to...
Police swear in three new officers

...from Northwestern Michigan College and has worked as a flight instructor. Most recently, he worked five years as a bus driver with Capital Transit.Monday's swearing-in ceremony at JPD's station was the third such ceremony since the summer...
Minimum wage measure could boost bus driver pay

...increase earnings of Alaska school bus drivers.A state law passed in 1989 requires school bus drivers to be paid at least twice the minimum...Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.Bus drivers would not see an immediate increase...


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