Ferry sailings take budget hit

...will be impacted in some way.The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities recently released its proposed ferry...for people to deal with when that is your sole source of transportation," she said. "You could buy a boat to where you are supposed...
Investigator: Removal of Alaska plane wreckage weeks away

...sightseeing plane that crashed in steep, rugged terrain near Ketchikan, killing nine people, is recovered.National Transportation Safety Board investigator Clint Johnson said authorities were waiting for a helicopter capable of lifting the parts to become...
Lack of ferries drastically cuts Tenakee Springs' summer business so reasonable it's pathetic."Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities spokesman Jeremy Woodrow wrote in...entitlement," he said. "But if the ferry is offered as basic transportation, the same way any state maintains a road system, there...
US probing possible airline collusion that kept fares high

...worked. The average domestic airfare rose an inflation-adjusted 13 percent from 2009 to 2014, according to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics. And that doesn't include the billions of dollars airlines collect from new fees. During the past 12 months...
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Juneau Assembly has money for Gastineau Apartments demolition if Barretts don't pay give that symbol a place of prominence and honor."Wheeler backed him up. The flag is flown on Alaska Department of Transportation property, not city property."I'm a white guy, I probably shouldn't be up here talking about this, but I grew up...
DOT wants public comment on ferry schedule

Ferry users, the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities wants your input on a proposed Alaska Marine Highway System for the coming fall, winter and spring seasons...
Investigators at Alaska site of plane crash that killed 9

...Holland America.Seven investigators with the National Transportation Safety Board made it to the crash site Saturday morning...performed on Krill's body, said Johnson of the National Transportation Safety Board, standard procedure when any flight crew is...
Anchorage commutes below national average

...Anchorage metro area.The state transportation department is working to widen...existing systems are working, city transportation planning manager Craig Lyon said. The city has a long-range transportation plan and a plan to address pedestrian...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for June 29, 2015's hard to imagine that conditions didn't contribute to the accident. We'll wait for the report from the National Transportation Safety Board, but this accident should be a reminder to all of us that yes, these things can happen to us as well, and...
Brotherhood Bridge project set to begin

The Department of Transportation and Public Facilities will temporarily close Egan Drive eastbound left-turn access to Riverside Drive Monday in order to facilitate...


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