The Alaska-class ferries destined to be the future of the Alaska Marine Highway System in Lynn Canal are under construction on schedule and on budget.
Chances are, you have at least one credit card in your wallet. Any time you pull it out and use it - whether at Foodland, Fred Meyer or Shoefly - you know you're not just paying the cost of what you're buying.
About 45 years ago (on the 1970 ballot), Alaskans were asked to approve Proposition 10 - the State General Obligation Ferry Construction asking for $21 million.
If the state's budget outlook remains unchanged, the Alaska Marine Highway System will begin investigating whether to surplus the state ferry Taku in the next six months.
Acting Fish and Game commissioner Sam Cotten announced Tuesday the appointment of Charles Swanton as the deputy commissioner of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. Swanton has been the director of Fish and Game's sportfish division since 2007. Gov.
John Binder was named deputy commissioner of the Alaska Department of Transportation Monday. "John brings to the department proven leadership and management from his time with the Air Force.
The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly Monday night approved several appropriations of grant money and dismissed an appeal of a Planning Commission decision allowing Professional Plaza to construct a second driveway.
...then-Senator Frank Murkowski in the senator's Washington, D.C. office. Reinwand also served as Deputy Commissioner of the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation in both the Egan and Hammond administrations.
Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens supports a new fish farm permitting system proposed by the Bush administration, but wants states to have the option of banning the industry within 200 miles of their shorelines.
...ask for the input and good ideas of ferry user groups and all interested Alaskans. Robin Taylor is deputy commissioner of the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities.
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