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Norwegian Bliss docks in Juneau half full on first day of cruise season

Cruise passengers on the Norwegian Bliss on April 25, 2022 in Juneau. The ship was the first large cruise ship to dock in Juneau this season. (Photo by Paige Sparks / KTOO) After two summers of little to no business, Juneau’s tourist shops, tour operators and other local businesses are eager for visitors. A crowd […]

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Norwegian Bliss set to arrive Monday in Juneau

The Norwegian Bliss. Juneau, Alaska (KINY) – Juneau will see its first large cruise ship of the season – the Norwegian Bliss – on Monday, April 25. The ship, which can accommodate up to 4,000 passengers and 1,700 crewmembers, is scheduled to arrive at the AJ Dock at 1:30 p.m. After two years of little […]

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Pet care in northern Lynn Canal faces fewer options as a Juneau vet shuts down | KHNS Radio | KHNS FM

  Belden the dog gets a nail trim at a Paws and Claws community clinic. (Photo courtesy of Katherine Selmer-Moseley) Southeast Alaska towns like Haines and Skagway often attract adventurous people and their adventurous pets. But with the news of a major veterinary clinic in Juneau closing down and border restrictions making travel to Canadian […]

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Huna Totem and Norwegian Cruise Lines to collaborate on cruise project in Whittier

Thursday, March 31st, 2022 6:02pm Juneau, Alaska (KINY) – The Huna Totem Corporation and Norwegian Cruise Line are teaming up again, this time in the Prince William Sound port city of Whittier. They have signed a memorandum of agreement to develop berthing and upland facilities there. A joint press release says the privately funded development […]

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‘Way above the call of duty in many cases’: Civil rights group to honor Japanese-American regiment on Day of Remembrance | Juneau Empire

The Japanese-American Citizens League’s Alaska Chapter will honor the 442nd Regimental Combat Team on Feb. 19 as part of an annual event recognizing the hardships of Japanese-Americans during World War II. Every year, the JACL holds an event to honor the date, said Dennis Arashiro, executive board president of the Alaska Chapter. This year’s event […]

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Job interview 1:30 pm Hired 1:45 pm Ferry out of the village 2:45 pm Get to Juneau 10:00 pm Clock in 3:30 am Currently on the ferry in the middle of the Alaskan ocean. (Chatham straight) first day of work in a couple hours my dudes. Wish me luck

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