FVF Chenega sailing for Sept. 2 cancelled due to heavy seas

...heavy seas forecasted for the Chatham Strait and the South Lynn Canal, according to a press release from the Alaska Marine Highway System Tuesday.The vessel was scheduled to sail from Juneau to Sitka to Juneau.The Chenega is one of the state's...
Budget cuts show in ferry system's winter schedule

The Alaska Marine Highway System released its winter 2015-2016 schedule on Wednesday, and...said. "I don't have an answer, and I certainly know the Alaska Marine Highway System is doing its best."Next month, the Southeast Conference...
Chenega sailing canceled due to high seas

The Alaska Marine Highway ferry Chenega's scheduled sailing Thursday was canceled due to high seas forecast for Chatham Strait and Lynn Canal, the Alaska...
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Columbia leaves Washington after 24-hour mechanical failure

The largest vessel of the Alaska Marine Highway System, the Columbia, is back in service after a...changes to the ferry schedule will result, and the marine highway is contacting affected passengers.
USCG shuts down ferry Aurora after leak

The U.S. Coast Guard has ordered the Alaska Marine Highway System ferry Aurora out of service after a leak was...passengers or cargo on Saturday, and according to the marine highway's vessel tracking service was passing Yakutat on...
DEC reveals extent of cruise pollution

...Line, Princess Cruise Line, Celebrity Cruises, Royal Caribbean International and Silversea Cruises.The Alaska Marine Highway also appears on the list, from a single violation caused by the ferry Columbia in August 2014 in Juneau.In that...
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In shrinking town of Cold Bay, a last kid

...Arrivals and departuresSunday brought a stiff wind, gray skies and the arrival of the M/V Tustumena, the Alaska State Marine Highway ferry that visits twice a month during the summer.Wake Kremer drove to the dock in a pink pickup to unload his wares...
AMHS unveils redesigned website,

The Alaska Marine Highway System unveiled its newly redesigned site,, last week. The redesigned website is designed to provide customers...
Ferry system launches a new website

The Alaska Marine Highway System launched its newly rebuilt website Tuesday.The new website, a product of the AMHS marketing department, is "streamlined...
M/V Columbia breaks down in Bellingham, travel delayed

The largest vessel of the Alaska Marine Highway System, which runs from Bellingham, Washington, through Southeast Alaska, is out of commission for at least 24 hours, according...


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