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Letter: Lawmakers are taking away the marine highway Alaska's legislators need to be more accountable. They are taking our ferry system away, one of few transportation hubs for the residents of Southeast Alaska. Each Administration tries to revamp the ferry system to make money rather...
Hungary opens trains for migrants, but only to camps

...fortress for new arrivals, his government struggled to coax thousands of unwanted visitors away from the Budapest transportation hub that has been turned into a squalid refugee camp.People fleeing war and poverty in the Middle East, Asia and...
Nation and World
Migrant tempers fray as Hungary blocks trains for second day

...station soon will reopen for migrants, or that police are about to attack and detain them.Conditions around the transportation hub have grown increasingly squalid despite the efforts of volunteers distributing water, food, medicine and disinfectants...
Nation and World
Ninilchik officials working on plans for public transit and visit friends, he said.The tribe has constructed a 5,000-square-foot building to serve as the transportation hub. They conducted an environmental assessment and determined the project would not have a significant negative impact...
Walker's actions back his words

...firsthand experience with the needs of Alaska's communities. Like Valdez, Skagway's long history as a port and transportation hub has played an important role in the development of Alaska. As chairman of the Skagway Port Commission and a former...
Still no boss for DOT roads in Southeast this," Luiken said. "There is a need for me to be up here (in Anchorage), as well, because this is a transportation hub."Luiken will be spending his weekdays in Juneau during the legislative session, he said.During his campaign...
State | AK legislature
Empire Editorial: Hope for best, prepare for worst

...out.Yet information officer Jeremy Zidek said those two locations were picked for good reasons: they are major transportation hubs. The Southcentral location, he said, will be able to serve Southeast with no problem, even if a catastrophe...
Empire Editorial: Weeding out the invasives

...Southeast can be found in communities such as Juneau, Wrangell, Prince of Wales Island and other areas that act as transportation hubs.The good news is Alaska has it easy compared to the rest of the country. We have a unique opportunity up here - we can...
Emmonak plans for long overdue Yukon port

...of the Yukon, has plans to change that. The city has proposed a $16 million, 650-foot port that would be a transportation hub in Western Alaska, Emmonak City Manager Martin Moore Sr. said.Not having a port at the mouth of the Yukon River...
Commercial fishing industry deserves local support from the city, and residents

...percent of residents of the Capital City, added $21.5 million to our local economy.Juneau, well suited as a transportation hub and source of relatively inexpensive electricity, is very competitive in the seafood processing industry. Data...


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