State, second ferry union reach deal

...reached with the marine unions will help the Alaska Marine Highway System (AMHS) remain sustainable for Deck Officers aboard the vessels of the Alaska Marine Highway System provide a valuable service to the citizens...
Gary Lee Pierce

...thereafter they started their family and had three children. Gary started his career with what is known now as the Alaska Marine Highway System, then worked for Caslers Men's Wear and Northern Sales, where he sustained a back injury which rendered...
Plan addresses workforce needs of Alaska's maritime industry

...between North America, Europe and Asia. And our only designated National Highway System connector is the Alaska Marine Highway System.The sectors that drive our economy are dependent on direct maritime activity and support. The waters off...
Transportation plan calls for expansion

...with the aforementioned priorities, the 2014 update to the SATP includes an emphasis on maintaining existing Alaska Marine Highway Routes, retiring between one and three of the mainline ferries depending on travel demands and budget constraints...
State finds no flaw in AMHS security officer hire

...confirming that the proper hiring process was followed when the state selected a new security officer for the Alaska Marine Highway System in May.The process' review came at the request of Gov. Sean Parnell after it was reported that the hiree...
Juneau Rep.: Majority positions matter

...the future pay of some ferry workers - never going to the floor for a vote.After the luncheon, a retired Alaska Marine Highway worker approached Egan to shake the senator's hand and thank him for the group's successful defeat of the bill...
Letter: Consider 'all' the facts

...north of Juneau will leave the the other coastal communities who rely on the ferry system high and dry. The Alaska Marine Highway System should benefit all of Alaska's coastal communities. Our inside passage is a nationally recognized scenic...
Frederick Clarence Wittanen

...joined the Army, worked on various tugs and also for Samson Tug & Barge. In 1963 he went to work for the Alaska State Marine Highway system, with the Malaspina as his first ship to sail on. When Fred retired in 1994 after 32 years of service to...
Plans for ferry gift shop phase-out moving ahead

JUNEAU - The Alaska Marine Highway System is starting the planned...also was considering how to make marine highway system logo items available for...structure.___Online:Alaska Marine Highway System:
Come one, come all

...wanted to revisit Southeast," Maus said. "The owners are trying something new. We worked a deal out with the Marine Highway and just went forward from there."Carnival owners Joe and Jacqueline Leavitt and 30 to 40 carnival employees began...


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