Thursday Apr 17
Alaska Journal of Commerce
Alaska class ferry design complete, construction upcoming
The first pieces of the newest state ferries should start to come together late this summer if all continues to go as planned, Department of Transportation and Public Facilities Deputy Commissioner Reuben Yost told the Senate Transportation Committee April 15. Meant to service the busy Lynn Canal corridor between Haines-Skagway and Juneau, the ... (more)
Circus-themed race draws hundreds
Whitehorse cross-country skiers Sierra Vandermeer and Monika Melnychuk started and finished the 25-kilometre women's race together.
New SEACC director targets transboundary mines
An environmental activist from Oregon is the Southeast Alaska Conservation Council's new executive director.
Smaller cruise ships to visits Skagway port this year
Robert Carlin "Buckwheat" Donahue, tourism director for the Municipality of Skagway, Alaska, says smaller cruise ships are expected to dock at the community's port this year.