River cruise lines navigate uncertainty of COVID-19

By , Daily Memphian Updated: March 11, 2020 4:05 AM CT | Published: March 11, 2020 4:05 AM CT

Mississippi River cruise season opens Sunday, March 15, one week after the first coronavirus case was confirmed in Memphis. Cruise operators are taking steps to deal with the crisis.


COVID-19 novel coronavirus Beale Street Landing Misisssippi River cruises travel and tourism
Wayne Risher

Wayne Risher

Business news reporter, 43-year veteran of print journalism, 35-year resident of Memphis, University of Georgia alumnus and proud father and spouse of University of Memphis graduates.


Want to comment on our stories? Or read the comments of others? Join the conversation by subscribing now. Only subscribers can view or add comments. Our commenting policy can be viewed here