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State enters negotiations to sell Malaspina

The state has started negotiations to sell the Malaspina to a company owned by a business that operates a new multimillion-dollar cruise ship terminal at Ward Cove in Ketchikan.

State asks if anyone wants to buy the Malaspina

The Alaska Department of Transportation is asking anyone interested in taking ownership of the nearly 60-year-old Malaspina to speak up by March 7. The state has been spending about $75,000 a month to keep the unused ferry moored and insured at Ward Cove in Ketchikan for more than two years.

Malaspina now set to return to service May 6

State transportation officials are now anticipating the return of the M/V Malaspina to service on May 6, with a 3:30 p.m. departure from Ketchikan...

Malaspina repairs force change in winter service

Word that the MV Malaspina will need extended repairs has prompted a change in winter ferry service for Southeast Alaska and Prince Rupert, the...