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Kenai chamber gets new director

A former Holland America Line sales and marketing manager has been named to head the Kenai Chamber of Commerce. Tina Baldridge, who had been with the cruise...
Report faults cruise ship officers for response to fire

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- When a crewman's hot water kettle set fire to a cabin on board the Holland America Line cruise ship Nieuw Amsterdam 16 months ago in Glacier Bay, officer and crew members rushed to take action. According to the National...
Cruise line to boost Glacier Bay presence

...Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve in Southeast Alaska will be costing Valdez this summer as a port of call for Holland America Line Westours. The company's large cruise ships, which carry more than 1,000 passengers, will tie up at Valdez...
First cruise ship arrives in still-snowy, rainy Juneau

...Juneau and hopes its passengers have "a memorable experience for all the right reasons." Another cruise ship, Holland America Line's MS Volendam, will make port in Juneau Friday afternoon, Woizeschke said. After that, Juneau has no scheduled...
Salmon, merger make news

...for air and water pollution. Cruise ship waste became a big issue in 1999 when Royal Caribbean Cruise Line and Holland America Line Westours were convicted of polluting the Inside Passage. In September, Knowles denounced the industry for what...
Carnival Corp. agrees to $18 million fine for illegal dumping

...record books on discharges, prosecutors said. In 1999, two other cruise lines, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. and Holland America Line Westours Inc., part of Carnival, were convicted of illegally polluting the Inside Passage. Holland America...
Contribution helps Seward CAP

The Seward Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol would like to thank the Holland America Line's Seward Community Advisory Board for their recent grant of $2,000 to our organization. We will be using the money to purchase...


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