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Build up the ferry system By Kathleen Menke I agree wholeheartedly with Art...fares, for everyone's benefit. Kathleen Menke Haines Share this page: Print Email Reddit Archives Letter by Kathleen Menke Build up the ferry system 022699...
Hatchery sustainable

In response to Kathleen Menke's letter of Dec. 7 referring to Skagway's proposed hatchery, I find it discouraging that Ms. Menke would write such a letter...
Legislators should OK stimulus funds

...stimulus funds for energy conservation and weatherization projects in Alaska. Lt. Gov. Sean Parnell has said that he will accept the decision of the legislators. Alaska can use these dollars to put people to work. Kathleen Menke Haines
Speak for ferries conventional, fuel-efficient, safe, pleasant ferries to provide daily service in the summer and every other day service to Haines and Skagway in the winter. We need to speak with one strong voice on this now. Kathleen Menke Haines
McAdams is the man for Alaska well as roads. He is a good speaker, but more importantly, McAdams is a good listener. Alaskans should jump on this opportunity to have McAdams represent us in the United States Senate for the next six years. Kathleen Menke Haines
SE mayors, public unimpressed with ferry concept, for which we've already spent $3 million, and attempt to publicly tweak it."Fellow Haines resident Kathleen Menke agreed."I'm not sure what the problem was with the 350-foot, midsize Alaska-class ferry," Menke said...
Predator control program misguided

...the three candidates for governor, only Tony Knowles has indicated he plans to respect the vote of Alaskans and halt the state's current massive aerial wolf hunt, which has already killed more than 600 Alaska wolves. Kathleen Menke Haines
Ferry decisions need closer examination solution for a run to Sitka or an occasional run elsewhere where the speed factor might be attractive to some. In the long run, however, we need a well thought-out plan involving both mainline and fast ferries. Kathleen Menke Haines
Halt the state bounty on wolves

...have consistently voted against the aerial hunting of wolves, by immediately halting this bounty on wolves and the aerial hunting of wolves. Replace the members of the Game Board who support these barbaric policies. Kathleen Menke Haines
Build up the ferry system

...improvements and service as it is to justify expenses for road maintenance. Any long-term plan should include immediate improvements to the current system in terms of scheduling and fares, for everyone's benefit. Kathleen Menke Haines


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