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Carnival cancels 15 port calls in Ketchikan

KETCHIKAN - Ketchikan will have about 30,000 fewer cruise ship passengers this summer after technical issues will prompt one line to cancel 15 port calls.The Carnival Cruise Lines ship Miracle...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-20/carnival-cancels-15-port-calls-ketchika
State
Tourism expected to hold the line in 2014

...000 passengers toured Alaska by cruise ship in 2010 and 2011.Binkley said...he said.After Anchorage saw no cruise ships in 2013, Holland America's Amsterdam...Seward being "turn-ports" for cruise ships. Being the airport and railroad...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-18/tourism-expected-hold-line-2014
State | Local
Femme Fatale: a fun event with a serious purpose

...prevent the further spread (of the disease)."Hoagland moved to Juneau in October, after spending six months on a cruise ship as a wardrobe supervisor in charge of costumes for all of the acts that performed on the ship. He got to know Juneau...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-04-20/stage-and
Neighbors
Hoonah's dock divide

...In Hoonah, the debate over a cruise ship dock has turned family members...and some Hoonah residents want a cruise ship dock at Point Sophia, where Huna...advertising it as a destination. Cruise ships started frequenting the community...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-16/hoonahs-dock-divide
Local
Photo: Prepping for another season

Dave Morgan of the Juneau Docks and Harbors Department, power washes a cruise ship docking dolphin along Juneau's waterfront on Monday in preperation of the tourism season. The first ship of the season is scheduled for May 1.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-15/photo-prepping-another-season
Local
Cruise ship terminal project to be completed by season

The staging area at the city cruise ship docks downtown is near the end...private docks.The $3 million cruise ship terminal staging area project will...Franklin near the two city-owned cruise ship docks to improve maneuverability...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-13/cruise-ship-terminal-project-be-complet
Local
Climate change coming... to glacier center

...Neary wants to make it the focus of the experience at the visitor center, he said. The center gets about 440,000 cruise ship visitors and other tourists per year, as well as about 10,000 local visitors."I think there's a lost opportunity...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-01/climate-change-coming-glacier-center
Local
Juneau's emergency preparedness tested

...local. The scenario, CBJ Emergency Programs Manager Tom Mattice said, was a barge carrying explosives that ran into a cruise ship at the A-J dock. "It was a mass casualty event that required the police department, fire department and Coast Guard...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-03/juneaus-emergency-preparedness-tested
Local
My Turn: Downtown monoculture squeezing out small businesses

...downtown Juneau business monoculture has been designed to do one thing: rake in as much money as possible before the last cruise ship leaves. Available housing almost disappears during the summer, as does the available workforce, causing business...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-03-28/my-turn-downtown-monoculture-squeezin
Opinion
Correction

...wastewater rates contained inaccurate information provided by the City and Borough Juneau Public Works Department. Cruise ships pay $18.06 for first 4,000 gallons, and then $2.43 per 1,000 gallons after that. Alaska Brewing Company...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-03-21/correction
State | Local

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