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...the Seventh Annual Boardwalk Boogie, Friday-Sunday, Sept. 16-18 in Pelican. Round-trip fare, including ferry transportation, is $130. One-way tickets are $106. A catamaran will leave Haines at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 16; depart...
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Seventh annual boogie set for Sept. 16-18

...held Sept. 16-18 in Pelican, the boardwalk town of 80 in Lisianski Strait. Round-trip tickets, including ferry transportation, are $130. One-way tickets are $106. A private catamaran will leave Haines at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept...
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Money better spent on additional ferries

...Marine Highway has served this region well for decades. Even if we build a costly road out of Juneau we will need ferry transportation to communities south and west of Juneau. Let's spend our money where it makes the most sense by putting transportation...
Input shows region mixed on highway

...According to the report, 917 individuals who submitted comments favored building the highway and 664 favored ferry transportation. "The notion that all three communities (Juneau, Haines and Skagway) are opposed isn't true," Yost said...
New group pushes for better ferries

...newspapers in support of better ferry service, and gather signatures for a resolution asking Murkowski to make better ferry transportation a priority. Doll said the group has not taken a position on other transportation projects, but noted in a letter...
Alaska, Washington lawmakers urge more spending on ferries

...ferries are the only means of travel to jobs, hospitals or places of commerce," Murray said. Murkowski called ferry transportation crucial to Alaska. "Ferries provide vital transportation for residents and visitors to many of Alaska's remote...
Move would strike Juneau where it hurts

...significant economic activity to offset the effects of a capital move, Calvin said. The cost of air, barge and ferry transportation will increase and frequency of service will decrease because there will be fewer people and things to move to the...
Southeast Conference, a voice for the region 1957 by a group of business and government leaders from throughout Southeast Alaska to address the need for a ferry transportation system. In his keynote address on the opening day of the three-day conference, Jim Clark, the governor's...
Assembly to hear transportation report, look at annexation petition

...Alaska Transportation Plan and is finishing a scoping report. The report has six options for regional road and ferry transportation improvements.They include maintaining the existing system, managing fleet capacity that matches current and...
Sitka company builds ferries for NY

...and bridges were closed for cleaning debris ... Everything has kind of changed." The stepped-up demand for ferry transportation increased pressure on Allen Marine to finish the four ferries under the $4 million-plus contract with NY Waterway...


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