Alaska Gov. Frank Murkowski, right, answers questions, as Yukon Premier Dennis Fentie, left, listens about a proposed Alaska-Canada transportation corridor and the development of an Alaska-Canada rail connection during a one-day summit Thursday on the issue in Juneau. The corridor would contain a railroad connecting the Alaska railroad to the Canada railroad and the Lower 48 rail system, and a natural gas pipeline and a fiber-optics system. The map on the left shows a proposed route.
Juneau Empire ©2014. All Rights Reserved.