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Letter: Time to honor Prop. 10

...vessel to serve Ketchikan, Hollis, Metlakatla and Prince Rupert. It would offer shuttle service and be capable of serving...ports of call daily. It would also provide Ketchikan-Prince Rupert service in the summer months.? The second vessel...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2015-10-21/letter-time-honor-prop-10
Letters
AMHS may explore selling Taku ferry

...September, this year held in Prince Rupert, British Columbia, Neussl said...within the Inside Passage, from Prince Rupert, British Columbia, to Ketchikan...requirements, which allows it to dock in Prince Rupert. The Matanuska and the Kennicott...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-10-12/amhs-may-explore-selling-taku-ferry
State | Local
Budget cuts show in ferry system's winter schedule

...Highway System is doing its best."Next month, the Southeast Conference will host its annual meeting - this year, in Prince Rupert, British Columbia - and transportation will be high on the agenda. A top ferry system official is expected to speak...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-27/budget-cuts-show-ferry-systems-winter-s
State
Salmon season might miss forecast

...reported in northern British Columbia, where runs near Prince Rupert are much smaller than anticipated. Fishermen in the...massive pool of warm ocean water. Joy Thorkelson of the Prince Rupert City Council referred to the situation with an an analogy...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-08-10/salmon-season-might-miss-forecast
Local
BC to Skeena watershed mine: Improve design

...approved. The Skeena River is a large producer of sockeye salmon and flows into the Pacific just a few miles south of Prince Rupert.Pacific Booker Minerals, Inc., which proposed the Morrison Mine, was originally denied an Environmental Assessment...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-07-24/bc-skeena-watershed-mine-improve-des
Outdoors
Ferry sailings take budget hit

...which makes regular runs between many 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...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-02/ferry-sailings-take-budget-hit
State
Canada threatens to block project over US steel requirements

...S. steel in the project.The project is on Canadian soil leased by the state in British Columbia. The port at Prince Rupert is part of the Alaska Marine Highway System.The vast majority of construction funding for the project is expected...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-20/canada-threatens-block-project-over-us-
State
Transportation department proposes ferry service reductions

...pushing back the start of service by the Taku between Prince Rupert, British Columbia, and Juneau; and reducing service to Prince Rupert in the summer. Mainliner service to Sitka and southeast...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-10/transportation-department-proposes-ferr
State
Alaska plans to revisit stalled ferry project later

...blocked the project - which is on land the state leases at Prince Rupert, British Columbia - unless a resolution was reached...transportation department can maintain current operations at Prince Rupert for up to five years. Officials were looking at the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-23/alaska-plans-revisit-stalled-ferry-proj
State | AK legislature
New ferries on schedule, on budget

...problems with the AMHS' service to Prince Rupert, British Columbia.Conflicts...to replace a badly worn dock in Prince Rupert: Both countries require that...been willing to budge.Adding to Prince Rupert's woes is a ripple effect of...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-11-17/new-ferries-schedule-budget
State

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