Gladys Aceveda Friday

...was at home, she liked to crochet and watch the cooking channel. She was well loved and cared for by the Alaska Marine Highway Crew and was known to "hop" on the ferry all year round. She knew the waters well and could name all the land...
New ferries on schedule, on budget

...Alaska-class ferries destined to be the future of the Alaska Marine Highway System in Lynn Canal are under construction on schedule...there is on target and tracking."While the Alaska Marine Highway is experiencing severe budget strain - it is forecasting...
Letter: A former page's perspective

...categories: suicide, addiction and domestic violence, to name a few. Regional issues such as cuts to the Alaska Marine Highway System and rising classroom sizes represent other problems for Southeast Alaska which cannot be ignored.The ADN...
Ferry system missing 30 prints from Ketchikan office

...prints from the state ferry office building in Ketchikan.The Ketchikan Daily News reported officials at the Alaska Marine Highway System reported the art theft late last week.Troopers say their investigation found 30 prints commemorating the...
Sealaska announces dividend, shares plans for 2016 and beyond

...from the recession the state now finds itself in, he said.In particular Mallott shared concern for the Alaska Marine Highway and how budget cuts will impact shareholders in rural communities. The 2016 ferry schedule has the fewest number...
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Letter: Lawmakers are taking away the marine highway

...friendly days of our state's ferry system? The Alaska Marine Highway System would change schedules for our students' sporting...ferry system to make money rather than let it be the marine highway it was originally designed to be. Brita AlanderKetchikan
Empire Editorial: New idea for DOT: Look at an old one

The Alaska Marine Highway System needs a new plan in light of employee layoffs and ferry layups that are likely to continue in future years. In finding...
Alaska Editorial: Budget reality

...News:This week's news of layoffs at the Alaska Marine Highway System has brought home the state budget situation...cycle end?Most Southeast Alaskans view the Alaska Marine Highway System as core transportation infrastructure that's...
AMHS seeks public review of summer 2016 schedule

The proposed Alaska Marine Highway System schedule for the summer 2016 season, which runs May through September, is now available for public review and comment...
AMHS may explore selling Taku ferry

If the state's budget outlook remains unchanged, the Alaska Marine Highway System will begin investigating whether to surplus the state ferry Taku in the next six months."Right now, we're looking...
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