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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)
Capital City Weekly
Distillery enters tourist summer with whiskey dreams
At Haines' Port Chilkoot Distillery, the key ingredient isn't the corn that comes in 300-pound lots.
Man pleads guilty to 1993 Ogden murder
A man arrested in the 20-year-old murder of a woman at an Ogden retirement home has pleaded guilty to aggravated murder.
Anchorage Daily News
Laine Welch: Board of Fisheries decision nears
It took a Freedom of Information request and a 10-day wait to get the names of the board hopefuls, said veteran legislative watchdog Bob Tkacz in his weekly Laws for the Sea.
New SEACC director targets transboundary mines
An environmental activist from Oregon is the Southeast Alaska Conservation Council's new executive director.
Registrations pour in for ever-popular cycling race
Cyclists exit Haines Junction during the 240-kilometre Kluane Chilkat International Bike Relay race last year.
Southeast tribes meet in Craig about Canadian mines
The Stikine River empties into the ocean near Wrangell. Mines and energy projects proposed for upstream sites in Canada are worrying some fishermen and tribal leaders.