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Pure Sole: Polarizing

...And I was amazed seeing the big cruise ships that were docked."? Demarcus Hall-Scriven...said. "Downtown and seeing the cruise ships was fun."? Tyis Wiley, No. 33...Mercado said. "And seeing the cruise ships."? Carlos DeLa Cruz, 17-year-old...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-08-02/polarizing
Sports
What's out there for the kids?

...arriving with their families on cruise ships means they need to provide even...town initially, but now other cruise ships are catching on, Neary said...aimed at elementary school-aged cruise ship passengers and local kids, Hinds...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-07-31/whats-out-there-kids
Outdoors
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for July 27, 2015

...Catharine Martin wrote that rising cruise ship traffic is taking its toll on harbor...Administration is considering new rules for cruise ships to reduce the number of pups killed by cruise ships, but it's a shame that something...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-07-27/empire-editorial-thumbs-thumbs-down-j
Opinion
Police and fire dispatches for July 28, 2015

...02 a.m. on Front Street, but the person left the scene before ambulances arrived. In two cases among the 11, cruise ship passengers required medical attention and transport to Bartlett Regional Hospital.? On Sunday, CCFR responded to...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-28/police-and-fire-dispatches-july-28-2015
Local
Wreckage of crashed Alaska sightseeing plane recovered

...Ketchikan on Monday. The next step is for the investigation team to reconvene there.The plane was carrying eight cruise ship passengers on a shore excursion to Misty Fjords National Monument near Ketchikan when it crashed June 25. The pilot...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-28/wreckage-crashed-alaska-sightseeing-pla
Local
My Turn: It's not clean water advocates who missed the boat on cruise ship dumping

...wrong, Win Gruening's My Turn on cruise ship dumping also missed the boat...the facts right. Gruening notes cruise ships "might" discharge 150,000 gallons per day. The cruise ship General Permit Fact Sheet section...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-07-26/my-turn-its-not-clean-water-advocates
Opinion
City committee weighs in on proposed pot rules

...to Kiehl, some aspiring retailers see smoking parlors as a means for tapping the cruise passenger market. Because cruise ships prohibit passengers from possessing marijuana, passengers will need to buy and use it while in town. However, the...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-26/city-committee-weighs-proposed-pot-rule
Local
My Turn: Let's talk about wastewater

...criticizing recent changes to Alaska's cruise ship wastewater discharge permits have...underway. Their implication is that cruise ships discharging wastewater are polluting...to ensure compliance.The large cruise ships that ply the Inside Passage all...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-07-23/empire-editorial-lets-talk-about-wast
Opinion
My Turn: Action in Alaska's Arctic

...all of Shell's needs.The Port of Ketchikan has four deep-water Panamax-size berths. These docks are used by cruise ships in summer, but could be used for winter moorage. Should Shell consider a term commitment for maintenance and support...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-07-22/my-turn-action-alaskas-arctic
Opinion
CCFR restarts tourist's heart

A 60-year-old cruise ship passenger in Juneau was in good...survival.Juneau sees about 1 million cruise ship passengers each summer, which...Cameron estimated CCFR responds to cruise ships "a few times every day" in the...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-16/ccfr-restarts-tourists-heart
Local

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