The cost of travel by sea

...100 for every passenger they service, but that's the average cost to the state of Alaska for each Marine Highway System user.Less than 1 percent of everyone who travels across Alaska without flying does so via the Marine Highway System, yet that budget...
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My Turn: Assembly must think differently to dodge pool closure

...cost and would help to draw additional users. CBJ has not adequately pursued this...should offer lessons and lap swims. If a user group has all or part of a pool, the other...revenue.8. Lease facilities to major user groups - Significant savings could result...
Suspect's interview played in Kodiak murder trial

...Hannah Belisle acknowledged she used cocaine and other drugs, once ran away from home and dated a 22-year-old known drug user before her father's murder. But she said that no one she knew had reason to harm him.Defense attorneys have suggested the...
Juneau Assembly will take second look at pool closure

...Personally, I would like to see us find the money to keep the pool open next year," she said. "Take the next year to meet with user groups, take the time next year while we have all that information and that decision would be made some time next year about...
Cruise ship terminal project to be completed by season something perfect that makes every individual operator and user happy," he said. "So we all kind of got together and decided...and tweaking the project in a matter that made sense for all users," he said.Tourism Best Management Practices is a 17-year-old...
Legislature confirms fish board incumbents

...which the bodies considered Gov. Sean Parnell's appointees to several boards and commissions.Sport fishing and personal users in the Matanuska-Susitna borough area were not happy with Jeffrey's appointment, Stoltze said."Many interest groups...
Opinion: Measuring 'the road's' value without subsidies

...of those functions. Even so, AKDOTPF estimates that almost 1,500 vehicles a day could use the road. Who are these likely users? I can't imagine many people will routinely travel from Haines or Skagway just to shop at Costco, Walmart or Fred Meyer...
My Turn: Guns on campus: Let's aim for the right target

...of Alaska Board of Regents would not support the bill, but no matter), I asked myself: "Argue against what?" I am a gun user. I believe in the Constitution's Second Amendment rights. I respect the Supreme Court's interpretation of the Second Amendment...
Off the Beaten Path: The journeys we make

...explored and studied wild places around the world, worked as a CIA agent, co-founded The Paris Review and was a pioneer user of psychedelic substances before evolving into a student of Buddhism and a Zen priest. The subjects of his books vary widely...
New portal provides digital look at Alaska's coast

...all other IOOS organizations combined, Dugan said.When a user first opens up the portal, they can chose from three maritime...terrestrial sensors are located in the Gulf of Alaska region so users can view information from weather stations, stream gauges...


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