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Gulkana River kayak trip first for writer

...but for the Gulkana trip I used a whitewater kayak for the first time, thanks to Tony Mustered, a friend who owns a tour business, Alaska Dream Adventures, and a Liquid Logic kayak dealership.The boat I chose was what is referred to as a "play...
Ketchikan seeks float house removals

...borough argues is causing serious damage to the structures.According to the borough, Holston, who owns a local tour business, contacted Ketchikan International Airport Manager Mike Carney on July 13 to ask permission to moor the houses at...
Girlfriend of oxy-ring leader sentenced

...during the months of April and May 2010, and she falsely identified them as business receipts of Thomas' fraudulent tour business, Southeast Alaska Tour Company.Moberly admitted to the judge that his client make a poor decision by choosing to...
Iditarod a confidence-builder for rookie musher

...Iditarod my whole life. She said, 'Yes.' And, holy smokes, I get to look forward to this - we just started a tour business, so this is actually going to become possible."A sense of confidence swelled inside the young musher."Growing...
Measure 2 would burden tour business

There is a general misconception about Ballot Measure 2. It is much more than just a tourism head tax.
Eaglecrest seeks ties to tour business

Eaglecrest Ski Area is asking the city to allow it to give long-term contracts to tourism companies interested in operating on the property during the summer.
Kodiak brothers flying high with longtime aviation tour business

KODIAK - Kingfisher Air Inc. has the distinction of having two unique floatplanes in its fleet. The Bush Hawk planes are white with red trim, but that isn't why they are unique. "There are only about 30 of them in the world, and we have two of them," Kingfisher co-owner Kyle Eaton said. The planes were built in 2000 and 2004, which also puts them in a league of their own, because most floatplanes in Kodiak were manufactured in the early 1980s, Eaton said.
Photo: The Age of Steam lives

John George, right, and his wife, Patty, standing, give harbor rides on their steamboat Sunday for donations to the American Red Cross. They raised $500 last week and almost the same Sunday. They are in the first year of running a steamboat tour business in Juneau.
Guiding company wins nod to run tours at Treadwell

...Guiding be allowed to run tours on the Treadwell Mine Historic Trail, but not be allowed to concentrate its Outer Point tour business on the weekends. he final decision and any changes on the permits is up to city Parks and Recreation Director Kim...
Ketchikan agrees to auction off Loggerville

...with Loggerville owner Rob Holston for months about a lease for the floating logging camp. Holston, who operates a tour business called Lighthouse Excursions, wants to turn the camp into a tourist attraction. The camp is tied up on the west side...


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