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My Turn: Begich Negative Ads Divide and Defame Alaskans

...Ken Koelsch was a former Juneau Douglas high school teacher 1969-1996, U.S Customs and Border Protection Port Director 1996-2014, and a part of theCity and Borough of Juneau Borough Assembly 1997-2003.
Aurora Harbor project awarded to Ore. company

...berth construction.Four floats in Statter Harbor took a hit in a January storm, prompting emergency repairs, city port director Carl Uchytil said. Docks and Harbors received replacement floats from the original manufacturer May 12, and repairs...
Fisherman's Memorial thanks community

...Juneau Assembly for their support and dedication to the commercial fishing industry and its importance to us all. Port Director Carl Uchytil deserve thanks for the Docks and Harbors staff who had one of their boats in the blessing, and who every...
Crews work on Bethel harbor project

...KYUK reports that crews are sloping the banks of the harbor and adding armor rock to protect it in the future.Bethel port director Pete Williams says embankments have sloughed off into the harbor, causing it to get rather shallow.This summer's...
Cruise season will begin early

...House of Russia on South Franklin Street. "Everyone is working late hours tonight."City and Borough of Juneau Port Director Carl Uchytil said his employees are "jumping through hoops" to accommodate Saturday's passengers, since they thought...
Juneau cruise ship berths to cost $54M

...needs, and the needs of the industry are for larger berths," said Carl Uchytil, the City and Borough of Juneau's port director. "The existing facilities are woefully inadequate for the vessels we see coming into Juneau now."Originally...
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Great snow brings great responsibility

...heavy snow blankets the area."When there are forecasts for 12 inches of snow people should be concerned," Juneau Port Director Carl Uchytil said. "They have to make sure all their deck drains are open and not clogged."New boat owner Aaron...
Goldbelt wants updated tramway lease

...opinion equate to an approximately $200,000 difference in annual rent for the land.After Friday's meeting, Juneau Port Director Carl Uchytil said the process would be expedited if the two sides met behind closed doors before engaging in a public...
US Customs denies proposed Fairbanks-Dawson City flights

...available to accommodate the plan. In a letter to Whitehorse, Yukon-based Air North, CBP's Anchorage-area port director, Lance E. Robinson, said it would be "an inefficient use of our existing resources" to relocate workers to Fairbanks...
Cruise ship terminal project to be completed by season

...want to have a port that serves the industry needs, and the needs of the industry are for larger berths," said CBJ port director Carl Uchytil in a previous Empire report. "The existing facilities are woefully inadequate for the vessels we see...


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