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To find ferry funding, backers target Southcentral minds

...Highway System."This rally is to make the point to the governor that we need money for vessel replacement," said Jan Wrentmore, head of the nonprofit commission. "If we're going to have a big show of support ... every little bit helps...
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State raises ferry rates starting Jan. 1

...Canal Highway. "This analysis will change the entire user-benefit analysis (for the highway)," committee member Jan Wrentmore said.Wrentmore declined to comment on the new fare structure because she had not yet seen it.The Northern Economics...
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Haines, Skagway want private ferry

...Canal communities with fast ferry service to Juneau. "We're fed up with the Department of Transportation," said Jan Wrentmore, a business owner in Skagway who serves on the Skagway Lynn Canal Transportation Committee. Wrentmore said the state...
Skagway road worth an endorsement

...The resources are here; it is the transportation bottleneck that is the problem. It was very disingenuous of Madame Jan Wrentmore to say that "Skagway supported Juneau efforts to keep the capital and now it is time for Juneau to support Skagway...

...article about a private fast ferry incorrectly reported the home towns and committee affiliations of two sources. Jan Wrentmore of Skagway serves on the Skagway Lynn Canal Transportation Committee and Bart Henderson of Haines serves on the Haines...
On The Move

...home shows. The Longaberger Co., based in Newark, Ohio, has more than 70,000 independent sales associates. Jan Wrentmore of Skagway was appointed to the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board by Gov. Tony Knowles. The five-member board controls...
Lynn Canal businesses want ferry

...could provide a cheaper alternative to building a road from Juneau to Skagway, according to Skagway business owner Jan Wrentmore, a member of the Lynn Canal Transportation Project. A group of more than two dozen business owners has released a...
Murkowski seeks road to Skagway

...Fairbanks, or at Haines, about 655 miles from Fairbanks. "It will be as stupid an idea in 2010 as it is now," said Jan Wrentmore, a Skagway business owner and former lobbyist for the historic Gold Rush city. The issue in Skagway is its port and...
Skagway road bias

...will be dangerous. Who are these groups that are referenced and what studies on safety are being quoted? Finally, Jan Wrentmore is one of the main opponents of the road and if she is to be quoted, an opposing point of view should be offered in...
The ballad of Buckwheat Donahue

...drunk prospector. "I was best suited for that role," Donahue said. Then Robert Service came to his rescue again. Jan Wrentmore hired Donahue to recite Service's poetry at the Liarsville show. The job lasted seven summers, and before it was...


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