Here is a sampling of editorial opinions from Alaska newspapers:
June 18, 2013
Ketchikan Daily News: Old boats
It's not the case with people, of course. But with boats, when the average age of the "family" is 32.27 years including the short-haul "baby" Lituya, at 9, and two fast ferries that don't do long runs over open ocean that's an old bunch of boats.
And so it is that we continue to get...