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Public invited to comment on new ferry design

Public invited to comment on new ferry design

The Alaska Marine Highway System Manager says the first of two day boats will be sailing Lynn Canal even before the summer of 2016.

Spot the Chief on his bicycle

Spot the Chief on his bicycle

School begins Tuesday in Juneau, so watch out for kids on bicycles — and Juneau’s police chief.

He’ll be riding his bicycle this week throughout … more

AMHS to hold meeting on shuttle ferry proposal

AMHS to hold meeting on shuttle ferry proposal

State ferry system officials Tuesday evening will explain the latest design for two Lynn Canal day boats.

USCG Arctic strategy requires more ice breakers

USCG Arctic strategy requires more ice breakers

The number of ships through the Bering Strait grew 118 percent between 2008 and 2012, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

As nations attempt to … more

Southeast shipping merger proposal released

Southeast shipping merger proposal released

A proposed marine shipping buyout of Northland Services by Lynden Inc. is one step closer to approval.

Ketchikan Assembly chooses ferries over ‘bridge to nowhere’

Ketchikan Assembly chooses ferries over ‘bridge to nowhere’

The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly decided Monday to back off its longstanding endorsement of a bridge to Gravina Island, and instead opted to support improved ferry service.

Reservations computer crash delays Alaska flights

Reservations computer crash delays Alaska flights

Flights to and from Alaska were among those affected by a recent international computer system breakdown.

Pause in parking tickets is over

Pause in parking tickets is over

The city will resume leaving tickets under car windshield wipers.

Superyachts in Auke Bay

Superyachts in Auke Bay

One of the largest luxury sailboats in the world spent the weekend in Auke Bay.

The 295-foot, three-mast Athena has 2,500 square feet of sailing … more

Bill would allow road to Prince of Wales mines

Bill would allow road to Prince of Wales mines

A bill making it easier to build a road to Prince of Wales Island mines has gotten some attention in the nation’s Capitol.