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Fairweather launch set back 1 week

...Marine Highway System. The Fairweather is scheduled to make its first run to Haines on Monday, June 7, said ferry system manager John Falvey. The ferry originally was scheduled to begin running on May 3, but was later pushed back to the end...
Ex-ferry head to run against Rep. Weyhrauch

...Weyhrauch, R-Juneau, is running for a second term in the House, and as of Friday he will face off against former ferry system manager Bob Doll. House District 4 represents residents of the Mendenhall Valley and points north. Rep. Beth Kerttula...
City shines with spirit of the Fourth

...veteran. War and peace were not the only political themes in the parade. At least six candidates - such as former ferry system manager Bob Doll and Rep. Bruce Weyhrauch, R-Juneau - took advantage to promote their campaigns. The children loved...
Ferry system offers one-day getaway as part of anniversary

...ferry Kennicott will depart from Auke Bay on its regularly scheduled trip south. Once the vessel is under way, ferry system manager Capt. George Capacci will officially designate the newest member of the fleet as part of the Alaska Marine Highway...
Few ferry workers move to Ketchikan

...move," he said. Falvey said AMHS is rehiring workers who have quit, retired or transferred. Falvey replaced ferry system manager George Capacci earlier this year, who left shortly after the announcement of the relocation. "The week of Sept...
Haines officials: Fast ferry may be a mixed blessing for town

...Fairweather is best designed for point-to-point, not multiple-stop runs, because of the way it's loaded, said ferry system manager George Capacci. "We haven't costed it out yet and we won't be able to until we start running. But this ship...
Ferry system makes changes to accommodate horses, owners

...issues such as bedding materials in trailers and the amount of hay they can carry with them.Capt. John Falvey, ferry system manager, said safety concerns mean they don't want large amounts of flammable materials on board, but would work with...
Engine needs to be replaced on state's new ferry Fairweather engine to replace the number one engine, which has been damaged by loose parts caused during assembly," ferry system manager John Falvey said in a prepared statement. "Our hope is that the engine will be located and available for installing...
Alaska Digest

...terminus of the Alaska Marine Highway System. The state is investigating the cause of the damaged propeller, ferry system manager John Falvey said in a written statement. "We are operating the Matanuska safely within Coast Guard parameters...
Delays in summer ferry schedule raise concerns

...they need it, and it's especially important for that to get online as soon as possible," she said. Former ferry system manager Bob Doll, now a Juneau Assembly member, said the visitors the ferries bring are especially valuable to the local...


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