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Ready to burst?

...That's not anything like the danger that Skagway, Yakutat and Hyder have faced in both recent and past memory. Gary Benedict, who owns the Sealaska Inn in Hyder, remembers the town's first jökulhlaup in 1961 with dread. Not only did it...
Despite fears, officials say state ferry to keep Prince Rupert terminal

...keeping the state ferries in his city, warned residents they might lose them to Hyder. In Juneau, Hyder businessman Gary Benedict wrote a letter to the Juneau Empire that was quoted this month in Prince Rupert papers advocating a move of the terminal...
State ferry system should replace Prince Rupert port with Hyder

...Palin to instruct her appointments to focus on the benefits of our proposal as a first step in bringing stability to the marine highway and reversing the loss of ridership. Gary Benedict is president of the Hyder Board of Trade in Hyder.
My turn: Make Hyder the getaway for Southeast Alaska

...demonstrating a commitment to Alaska jobs, resource development, fish marketing and the financial stability of AMHS. Gary Benedict is a Hyder businessman, president of the Hyder Board of Trade and former member of the Southeast Conference Board...

...coming over here and maintaining roads," Larkin said. "I don't see them providing sewer systems." Hyder resident Gary Benedict compared the proposal to the 1990 Iraqi invasion of Kuwait. "We know what Kuwait felt," Benedict said. "Leave...
Prince Rupert best for ferry terminus

While Gary Benedict should be congratulated for his efforts on behalf of Hyder, he ignores a few problems in his June 14 My Turn: Sound off on the...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Ferry blockade fallout 8/7/97

...where highways run south to the Lower 48 or north to the Yukon Territory and Alaska. Hyder hotel and RV park owner Gary Benedict said the community has $150,000 it would commit to a dock and he has an office trailer he would donate as a ticket...


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