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Unforgettable vacation: Local couple home from cruise gone awry

February 21, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

JACKSON Marilyn Dahlin had been a guest aboard a Carnival cruise ship on three separate occasions, but none of them could compare to the cruise she, her husband, daughter and son-in-law and three granddaughters experienced last week aboard the Carnival Triumph.
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Birthday cruise

May 30, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Colton Brown of Mandan takes a cruise in his pickup Wednesday afternoon in Dickinson on his fourth birthday with his cousin Cambree Kallenbach, 3, and grandma, Susan Elsner, both of Dickinson. Continue Reading

Cruise dinner is major fundraiser for area YMCA

March 21, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Every year, the Worthington Area YMCA strives to exceed the previous year’s Cruise/Vacation Dinner fundraiser one of its major fundraisers in support of family and youth programs. Continue Reading

Costa offers $14,460 per person for ruined Italy cruise

January 27, 2012 in West Central Tribune

ROME (AP) Costa Crociere SpA offered uninjured passengers $14,460 apiece Friday to compensate them for lost baggage and the psychological trauma they suffered after their cruise ship ran aground and capsized off Tuscany. Continue Reading

Community shows support for couple with ties to New England; missing in Italian cruise ship disaster

January 20, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

A prayer chain has started in New England for a missing couple that has ties to the small southwestern North Dakota community. Continue Reading

Family: Minn. couple not among ID’d cruise victims

January 18, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The children of a Minnesota couple missing since last week’s cruise ship disaster in Italy said Wednesday their parents are not among those passengers whose bodies were recently recovered. Continue Reading

Minn. couple on ship that ran aground remain missing

January 16, 2012 in West Central Tribune

MINNEAPOLIS A retired Minnesota man and his wife are among more than a dozen people unaccounted for after a cruise ship hit a reef and capsized off the west coast of Italy, their family said in a statement Monday. Continue Reading

69 missing, at least 3 dead after luxury cruise ship runs aground, tips over in Italy

January 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Survivors from a luxury cruise ship that ran aground and tipped over, leaving at least three dead and 69 people still unaccounted for, described today a chaotic evacuation, as plates and glasses crashed and they crawled along upended hallways trying to reach safety. Continue Reading

Engine fire forces Spiritwood Lake couple off cruise ship

September 30, 2011 in The Jamestown Sun

Around 9 a.m. on Sept. 14, Willard and Alice Hareland, were eating breakfast in the dining room of the MS Nordlys a mile off the coast Alesund, Norway. An hour later they would be riding a lifeboat to shore skipping on the waves as the luxury liner billowed black smoke behind them.
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Cruisin’ in the wind

December 19, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

Powered by his kite, Matt Volenec, Omaha, Neb., cruises over the frozen surface along the north shore of Lake Okabena this weekend in Worthington. Volenec is also an accomplished windsurfer. Continue Reading