In this May 2008 photo, the Alaska Marine Highway ferry Malaspina heads up Lynn Canal toward Haines and Skagway, Alaska, from Juneau, Alaska. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire File)

In this May 2008 photo, the Alaska Marine Highway ferry Malaspina heads up Lynn Canal toward Haines and Skagway, Alaska, from Juneau, Alaska. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire File)

New Alaska ferries need $30M in work before entering service

Ferries Tazlina and Hubbard to be used on longer routes than originally planned.

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