Mat-Su cuts price of unused ferry after years without buyer

PALMER - The Matanuska-Susitna Borough still hasn't found anyone interested in buying their M/V Susitna ferry, but officials hope knocking a few...
Ferry sailings take budget hit

...Southeast communities. Juneau, Haines, Wrangell, Ketchikan, Sitka and Prince Rupert are all served by the vessel.The M/V Matanuska will take on a version of the Taku's route, according to the plan, but "communities that would normally see Taku service...
8-year-old Kate learns the gift of giving

...experience for Kate Thompson and her pen pal became a upsetting loss when their stuffed animals were left behind on the ferry Matanuska. Kate and her mom, Lizzie Thompson, have been in a frantic search for the stuffed animals since. Thompson has called the...
Ferry Matanuska in Ketchikan

KETCHIKAN - The state ferry Matanuska is at Ketchikan Shipyard for engine repairs.The Ketchikan Daily News reports the Matanuska is scheduled to return to service March 2. Besides engine work, minor refurbishments will also be completed.The...
Matanuska Electric approves slight rate decrease

ANCHORAGE - The Matanuska Electric Association board has approved a proposed rate decrease that could mean slightly lower power bills for members.KTUU...
Palmer-based Matanuska Creamery to close today

...manager said Friday.Palmer-based Matanuska Creamery has failed to make payments...industry in Southcentral Alaska. Matanuska Creamery launched in 2008 after the closure of the state-run dairy Matanuska Maid left farmers with nowhere to...
Matanuska delayed by generator failure

JUNEAU - The ferry Matanuska, which had been scheduled to rejoin...announced Friday. The 408-foot Matanuska has been undergoing a federally required...rebuilt." Scheduled runs by the Matanuska will be picked up with a combination...
Matanuska continues regular service after crash in Petersburg

...announced today in a release that the M/V Matanuska will continue to sail its scheduled service...S. Coast Guard inspected the M/V Matanuska after the incident to determine if the...release stated that personnel on the M/V Matanuska are trained seafarers, and all undergo...
Matanuska delayed in Wrangell today

The M/V Matanuska, the same vessel that struck the Ocean...The release went on to state that the Matanuska will remain in Wrangell until they are...updated schedule, please see the M/V Matanuska sailing calendar for May 2012.
Erosion fuels Matanuska River's property assault

ANCHORAGE - Swollen with recent rains, the Matanuska River has launched another erosive assault on properties...the river attacked properties downstream, this week the Matanuska is eroding property upstream near Sutton. There are about...


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