My Turn: 'The Road' conversation needs a new subject

...were cut nearly in half. What was this miraculous solution? Delta Airlines. By breaking the monopoly that Alaska Airlines has...instantly saw airfares plummet, and then skyrocket again as soon as Delta left. Why aren't our politicians talking about that?Look...
Dennis Egan a 'big proponent' of 'The Road'

...east side of the Lynn Canal. The road would connect Juneau's Glacier Highway to a new ferry terminal at the Katzehin River Delta, providing a jump off point to Haines and Skagway. Opponents of the road project, which has been divisive subject for decades...
Semi-Southeast Adventure: Paddling the Nisutlin River

...the Wolf River and camped at the point of an island the water diverged around. The next morning, we entered into a protected delta that led to the wider open expanse of Teslin Lake. An immature eagle perched on a collection of driftwood branches that almost...
Juneau argues Road pros, but mostly cons at hearing

...highway extension to a ferry terminal at the Katzehin River delta. Thirteen spoke in favor of the project. Two didn't take...Glacier Highway, ending at a ferry terminal at the Katzehin River delta. From there, day ferries would travel the canal, taking cars...
Huna Totem president appointed by governor

...president of global mining and metals, according to the release. Gaffaney is a board member of the Juneau Chamber of Commerce and the Hoonah Community Fisheries Corporation.Delta Junction's Steven Selvaggio was also reappointed to the board.
Williams is 'absolutely' Road proponent

...extend Juneau's existing Glacier Highway up the east side of Lynn Canal, ending at a ferry terminal at the Katzehin River delta. From there, drivers would take day ferries to either Skagway or Haines.Williams called his support for option 2B "unequivocal...
Teen charged as an adult in Delta Junction fires

FAIRBANKS - A 16-year-old Delta Junction boy stole alcohol from a lodge...fires that destroyed Clearwater Lodge and a Delta Junction home, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner...55-year-old structure near the banks of the Delta Clearwater River, burned May 15.Prosecutors...
Kodiak and Kenai take home cross-country titles

...Unalaska 18:40 43. Josiah Helken, Delta 18:40 44. Jayden Wilson, Unalakleet...Petersburg 20:23 101. Thomas Warren, Delta 20:23 102. Dray Pastinak, Akiachak...Homer 21:57 30. Victoria Joslin, Delta 21:57 31. Julia Murph, Petersburg 22...
Tribal groups seek greater role in land management

...corporation land in the Ahtna region.On the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, the Association of Village Council Presidents is trying to...Yukon-Kuskokwim fisheries commissionIn the Yukon-Kuskokwim delta, the Association of Village Council Presidents, or AVCP...
Airport hustles to make changes ahead of Delta's debut

...Residents are already reaping the benefits of Delta Air Lines' plans to begin flying in and...has a lot of work to do before the first Delta 757 touches down. Not the least of its...will connect the airport terminal to the Delta planes parked outside.Delta will be flying...


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