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Nov 10, 2022 Shared from cruiseindustrynews.com Bar Harbor, Maine voters have made their voices heard, having voted through a citizens petition this week that will limit the number of cruise passengers who can...
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Sept 16, 2022 Shared from cruiseindustrynews.com Holland America Line completed the cruise industry's first multiweek test of biofuels on board Volendam at Port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands, according to a press release. The...
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LAURIE BARATTI  SEPTEMBER 18, 2022 Hurricane Fiona over Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic and nearby islands. (screenshot via National Weather Service) Update: September 19, 2022 at...

DONALD WOOD  JULY 21, 2022 Family on cruise ship. (photo via Steve Mason / Photodisc) The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a new set of recommendations for the...

DONALD WOOD  JULY 29, 2022 Carnival Mardi Gras cruise ship (photo by Eric Bowman) Carnival Cruise Line announced it would adjust certain protocols to reflect the changes to reflect the lifting of Centers for...

Carnival Magic (file image courtesy Thomas Doerfer / CC BY 3.0) The U.S. Coast Guard has to respond to a wide range of emergencies, but rarely does it get called in after a bar fight. That rare call...

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Norwegian passengers are upset over their treatment on a ship that ran aground. By Hannah Sampson March 26, 2022 at 8:00 a.m. EDT Norwegian Cruise Line customers upset about how they were treated after their ship 

Cruise ships docked in Nassau, Bahamas. (photo by Patrick Clarke) Virtually the entire cruise industry met the Friday, February 18 deadline to opt into the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 Cruise Ship Program.