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NEWS Capital City Weekly At the beginning of each May, longshoreman Iver Nore leaves his hometown of Wrangell for Juneau, accompanied by Gracie, his golden retriever. Nore is one of the eight Juneau "A-Card" longshoremen who work the cruise ship season, tying up and casting off each boat that comes to any of the local ports.

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Juneau Longshoremen Larry Englund, Francisco Velasco and Daniel Churchill haul in the tag and heaving lines, attached to one of the ship's heavy mainlines.
Photo By Amanda Compton / Capital City Weekly
Juneau Longshoremen Larry Englund, Francisco Velasco and Daniel Churchill haul in the tag and heaving lines, attached to one of the ship's heavy mainlines.
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