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Empire editorial: A diverse vision for Juneau's waterfront

...fact, Juneau has been a seaport longer than it has been a capital. In the first three-quarters of a century, the port of Juneau served as a maritime transit center for floatplanes, steamships, military vessels, barges and fishing boats of all...
Kinky Character

...attack in Juneau on March 5, 1968. As he had requested, his ashes were sprinkled on Gastineau Channel near his home port of Juneau, so that "I shall have made harbor for the last time." Bayers was an activist on many issues. He was outspoken...
Fish report

...Petersburg. Catch rates for coho salmon ranged from one rod hour in Gustavus to 11 rod hours in Ketchikan, and the ports of Juneau and Gustavus had better catch rates than their respective five-year averages. Pink salmon catch rates ranged from...
Agency improvement gets legislative praise

...said. Habeger is a former Royal Caribbean Lines and Cruise Line Agencies of Alaska employee, and has worked for the Port of Juneau as well. He most recently served as legislative assistant for former Rep. Jay Ramras, R-Fairbanks. He has been...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...have meant in saying it should be spent only ``on nautical things.'' After all, everything is nautical in the port of Juneau, even our schools and our kids. Let's not let these questionable legal interpretations deter us from spending that...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...regulations require any ship to use its whistle - three short blasts when going astern. When ships are leaving the port of Juneau at 11 p.m. and going astern, they are required, for navigational purposes, to use their whistles. It took me...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...northbound connections, the Malaspina will operate later than was originally published for June 13-15 among the ports of Juneau, Haines and Skagway. Revised schedules for the Malaspina, the LeConte, the Aurora and the Taku were issued Saturday...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...only for marine-related uses. Juneau's Department of Law has said such a use need only be an accessory to the Port of Juneau, and though a heliport could be considered such an accessory, it wasn't close in the eyes of the subcommittee...
City seeks funds to replace NOAA ship

...fisheries." Meeting the needs of the John Cobb alone would require little work, said John Stone, director of the Port of Juneau. NOAA already shares a 150-foot dock downtown with the Coast Guard, and that facility would most likely suffice...
Harbor board OKs fee cut for cruise ships

...positive economic impacts for Juneau. "If there's a discount in some way, you'll actually have more business in the port of Juneau and attract more folks to the downtown area," Green said. VOX Box VOICE YOUR THOUGHTS Do you think the Docks and...


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