Photo: Parting is such sweet sorrow

A cruise ship leaves Juneau, as seen from Sandy Beach on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, in Douglas, Alaska.
Parnell picks apart issues

...record-setting year.In order to right the ship, Parnell traveled to Florida for a trade show to meet with executives from the cruise ship industry and figure out how to respark the national wonder of traveling to and exploring America's Last Frontier...
White Pass train halts runs after derailment

...and even glimpses of the trails used by miners hoping to make it rich in the 1898 gold rush.Donahue said four large cruise ships were in town Wednesday, swelling Skagway's population of 927 by 10,000 people. There were an additional thousand...
Alaska sets record for number of visitors

...There were 1.8 million visitors last year.Commerce Commissioner Susan Bell attributes the increase to increased cruise ship calls in Alaska, and new national and international air service routes. The state also instituted an advertising campaign...
Alaskans taking risks with sex

...even taking precautions doesn't make sex 100 percent safe.After a sexual encounter with a seasonal worker from a cruise ship, he said, he noticed symptoms he thought might indicate a sexually transmitted disease. He said he generally gets...
USCG: 2 medevacs in Southeast Alaska Sunday

...medevaced an ailing passenger from a cruise ship near Zarembo Island, the release...medevac request from the crew of the cruise ship Carnival Solstice. The ship's...mph winds. Weather during the cruise ship medevac was reported as 3-foot...
Police blotter for Monday, July 14, 2014

...08 a.m. Sunday, Robert Lee, 22, punched his girlfriend repeatedly in the head and body during incidents at the cruise ship docks and in the 3200 block of Hospital Drive. Lee was lodged in Lemon Creek Correctional Center and held without...
Slack Tide: Juneau is ...

...the edge of an ice field. Or in the direct path of several avalanches....a port of call for nearly one million cruise ship visitors per year, all of whom seem to want to cross the street at the exact same time. ...where mailboxes go to...
Exploring history

...scheduled during the visit, including a talk by French cruise ship captain Philippe Fichet Delavault, "La Perouse meets...organized by Delavault and Ruddy's friend John Baldry, a cruise ship pilot.Current board members in addition to Ruddy and...
Elder shareholders rejoice on their land

...distribution will keep the cycle going.Working with Allen Marine Tours, Hobart Bay is also a destination for a small cruise ships. Passengers can explore the trails on all-terrain vehicles or kayak and boat around the bay."Instead of getting...


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