Ferries

State's newest ferries are proving pricey

The ferries were bought at a high price and have some odd characteristics: the tendency to list, the engines that seem to waste fuel, and tight quarters for vehicles. They are very comfortable, but the state is looking at a potentially bleak future for ferry service finances. Updated: The ferry system has provided a statement about an award given to the new ferries.

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Ferry runs to San Juan Islands canceled

The state ferry system canceled some ferry rides to San Juan Islands this morning due to a mechanical problem that left the ferry Elwha out of service.

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