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Ann Dummer

...Larry, her husband and business partner of 67 years. They started their first business, a filing station, garage and taxi service, in Aspen Colorado in the 40's. They later moved back to Colorado Springs with their two daughters and started a...
Easier access has economic side effects

...transportation in a hurry. As the Juneau Access Project promises quicker travel among Skagway, Haines and Juneau, air taxi services can expect to see fewer passengers. The U.S. Postal Service ships some mail via air, and land transportation could...
UAS mountaineering students tackle Juneau's peaks

...plane and returning to town via the Mendenhall Glacier and West Glacier Trail, approximately 20 miles of travel. Air taxi service was provided by Ed Kiesel of Ward Air. The group experienced excellent powder and stable snow conditions and witnessed...
Law enforcement ups effort during holiday season a very dangerous game to play," he said. Ipsen advises people to save phone numbers of designated drivers or taxi services in their phones ahead of time. "Have it saved in there already in case you forget later," she said. "The biggest...
People make up the state; strike down House Bill 77

...strike down House Bill 77.Thank you Senator Stedman and Representative Kreiss-Tomkins for supporting Southeast Alaska's opposition to HB 77.? Davey Lubin owns and operates a wildlife tour and wilderness sea taxi service out of Sitka.
AK Air taxis seek uniformity on excise taxes

...route serviced with regularity.Some misinterpretations come from the unique nature of Alaska air service. Much air taxi service is seasonal (regular in the summer, but not in winter) and terrain limits the route selection, making some taxi...
Seal pup takes the flight of a lifetime

A number of bald eagles were circling overhead. The seal pup that members of the Johnny Swiss family had seen on the beach hauled out with some adult seals the day before was still there.
My turn: Sealaska bill still bad for small business

...of Southeast Alaska's economy. ? Lubin is the captain and owner of the Esther G II. He has 30 years of experience on the waters of Southeast Alaska. Mr. Lubin operates a wildlife tour and wilderness sea taxi service out of Sitka.
My Turn: Squandering money, circumventing process

...more efficient at saving lives. One could probably buy every other car in Juneau and provide door-to-door electric taxi service. The risk reduction due to the drop in air pollution would far outweigh that due to road. Any number of silly ideas...
Flying mishaps in Alaska at their lowest in 20 years

...situations," Duncan said. He described a classic risky situation where a community may have multiple, small air taxi services. If one carrier says conditions are too poor to fly, people can go to others to try to find someone who may compromise...


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