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Alaska cruise ship dock permit issued; construction to begin

KETCHIKAN — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has issued a permit for a cruise ship dock in southeast Alaska, but the dock’s opening date is unclear, agency officials said. The permit was issued Tuesday for the 1,300-foot (400 metre), two-berth cruise ship dock in Ward Cove, about 300 miles (480 kilometres) south of Juneau, […]
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Seabourn heads back to Alaska & B.C. in 2020 with new voyages

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Carnival Cruise Line to increase capacity in Alaska in 2021

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Cunard adds 3 more Alaska sailings from Victoria, B.C.

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One Canadian among four killed in floatplane crash in Alaska

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Princess launches 50th season in Alaska + new limited-time sale

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