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...
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Empire Editorial: Cut Prince Rupert a new ferry terminal in Prince Rupert, British Columbia. The construction...One of those cuts should be Prince Rupert.We're not just talking about...We're talking about cutting Prince Rupert as a stop on the Alaska Marine...
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...
Alaska ferry project caught in flap over US steel

...department spokesman Jeremy Woodrow said.The port at Prince Rupert, British Columbia, is part of the Alaska Marine Highway...Yost said he was fairly certain the ferry dock at Prince Rupert, built in the early 1960s, was the last remaining...
Climate change and crabapples

...interviews in Hoonah, nine in Kake, and planned nine in Juneau. She also planned Ketchikan, Hydaburg, Klawock, Prince Rupert, and other communities.Some elders have told her about glacial melt and less floating ice; less snow, (though...
When war broke out, they didn't wait to volunteer

...headlines after the residents of Prince Rupert, B.C. reported that the German...23-year-old cruiser Rainbow - to Prince Rupert to investigate. It didn't find...Nurnberg entered the harbor of Prince Rupert, B.C., filled her bunkers...
Adrift Russian ship towed safely to Canadian port

PRINCE RUPERT, British Columbia - The Russian container ship that had been drifting...Coordination Center in Victoria says the vessel was towed into the port city of Prince Rupert at 3 a.m. Monday. Rescue coordinator Colin Henthorne says the Simushir...
Hydaburg's ballin' mayor earns Gold Medal honor

...championships. He plays in various other tournaments with the Hydaburg players including the All Native Tourney in Prince Rupert."I have been playing basketball for quite a while," Peele said. "I remember a championship when I was younger...
U.S. Coast Guard, Canadian partners conduct joint operations in Southeast Alaska

...and enforce fisheries regulations across jurisdictions. In 2013 a similar larger-scale exercise was conducted in Prince Rupert, British Columbia, simulating a response to a downed aircraft in the Arctic. In April the U.S. Coast Guard conducted...
State, Yukon to study economic corridor

...and the Yukon that would allow for an improved broadband network that would potentially link Juneau, Ketchikan and Prince Rupert and would allow for shared energy projects. "Communications infrastructure and affordable energy are the foundations...


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