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Tourism expected to hold the line in 2014

...2014 visitor season.John Binkley, president of Cruise Lines International Association Alaska, formerly the Alaska Cruise Association, said he is expecting 972,000 cruise visitors to the state this year, a slight decrease from the 999,600...
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Thank you for making SHI's Tinaa Art Auction a success

...Regional Health Consortium and the University of Alaska Southeast; Gold Sponsor: Haa Aani; Silver Sponsors: Alaska Cruise Association, Alaska State Council on the Arts, Anchor Electric, ASRC Construction Holding, Co., Behrends Mechanical...
Cruise dock appeals deadline looms

...improve Juneau's downtown waterfront."The Alaska Cruise Association and the Northwest Cruise Association has submitted...supportive of those," John Binkley president of the Alaska Cruise Association said in an email interview.Mrs. Osborne said...
My Turn: A protest of the Juneau dock project

...not want these new docks and have expressed specific difficulties, especially safety concerns. Jon Binkley, Alaska Cruise Association, has indicated that the industry does not need this project. Kirby Day says this isn't the best design and...
Juneau bids farewell to 2012 cruise season

...with it the last of an estimated 920,000 visitors to disembark at Juneau's port.John Binkley president of Alaska Cruise Association said in a phone interview that 2012 cruise season went well."There were more ships and more passengers visiting...
Wastewater legislation moves to Senate floor

...said. "And they already treat at a very high level."In an interview after the hearing Friday morning, Alaska Cruise Association President John Binkley said the bill process so far has been thorough."It is a complicated issue that is...
First full cruise season under new rules starts

...and for many people the increased cost won't be much of a factor, said John Binkley, president of the Alaska Cruise Association. But it could turn away other more "price conscious" travelers and eventually make it harder for companies...
Cruise season ends as new wastewater permit begins

...treatment system used."Any standard can be met by the ship as it is moving," John Binkley president of the Alaska Cruise Association said in a recent phone interview. Trying to meet the standard at the point of discharge, where the wastewater...
My Turn: New floating docks are a big mistake

...In September of 2010, the President of the Alaska Cruise Association, John Binkley, wrote a letter addressed to...mid-term." (emphasis added)More recently, the Alaska Cruise Association sent a letter dated Aug. 31, 2012 addressed...
2012 business news round-up

Juneau entrepreneurs had a very busy 2012. Name brands brought new wares and jobs to Juneau's market and long-time locals took a risk on a new business.


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