AMHS may explore selling Taku ferry

...through the winter and will most likely remain at the state berth throughout its 2016 layup.It sailed within the Inside Passage, from Prince Rupert, British Columbia, to Ketchikan, Wrangell, Petersburg and Sitka and on to Juneau and Skagway...
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My Turn: Seward's statue, scars and all

...Secretary of State when Ulysses S. Grant became president, Seward made an extended journey which included a trip up the Inside Passage to see his newly purchased prize. The two main places of extended visitation were the new Territory capital of Sitka...
Canadian company considers Ketchikan ferry service

...schedule."Their 100-passenger catamaran, the Inside Passage, meets the Safety of Life at Sea treaty requirements...customs and exact ticket prices, but that they know the Inside Passage could do the job."The boat can take the weather...
Nancy Weaver Seitz 20 years, the Drifter was a beloved part of their life. They sailed widely throughout Southeast Alaska, the Inside Passage, and once to San Francisco. They also enjoyed traveling abroad. Both Nancy and David were passionate about the...
Hoonah hydro dedication ceremony scheduled

Inside Passage Electric Cooperative is inviting the public to celebrate the dedication of the new Gartina Falls Hydro Project.A ceremony will...
Tribes, public work toward unified voice

...small mines were there as well, "that map would look like a map with the measles," Mallott said. Guy Archibald of Inside Passage Water Keeper, a program of the Southeast Alaska Conservation Council (SEACC), said given the number of mines under...
Empire Editorial: Happy birthday, U.S. Coast Guard

...villages and desperate sailors. During the gold rushes, the Coast Guard's predecessors turned the treacherous Inside Passage from a path of wrecked ships to a reliable transportation artery by installing navigation lights and signals. During...
My Turn: Let's talk about wastewater

...rigorous and frequent monitoring process that takes place to ensure compliance.The large cruise ships that ply the Inside Passage all subscribe to voluntary industry-wide environmental standards that are far more restrictive than those governing...
Solstice week on the water and R2AK updates

...on to Juneau. Watch out Spirit of Admiralty racers.Team Grin was the first boat to put the "Inside" into the Inside Passage of the race by going up the narrow routes of Tolmie and Grenville Channels. Within the next few days two of the crew...
Race to Alaska names a winner

...carved the region's first traditional Northwest ocean going canoe in living memory and villagers paddled it down the Inside Passage to Expo '86 in Vancouver. People from this friendly community are turning out to greet racers, bring them food and...


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