Cruise West Reorganizing; Some Destinations Could Be Cut

Ed Schoenfeld, CoastAlaska –Sitka

A small cruise line known for its intimate Alaska sailings is in trouble. Seattle-based Cruise West is reorganizing and has laid off staff and stopped booking reservations. That’s left some cruises – which include Alaska, Europe and Central America routes – in doubt.

CoastAlaska’s Ed Schoenfeld takes a look at the company’s role in Southeast’s tourism industry and what the changes could mean for port communities.

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