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Trial begins for Ketchikan fisherman charged in diver death

...and we're going to see it here and have a lot of discussions."The compressor used by Wodyga is used by most commercial divers, Osterman said, and the divers had safety gear to protect them."Quite literally, all that Levi or any other...
Lawrence Sommers

...continued visiting over the years. While working as a commercial diver in Seattle in the 1960's, Larry consulted at Virginia...the end of his life 43 years later. Larry was a commercial diver, working on oil rigs in the North Sea and off Louisiana...
My Turn: Challenging others to do the right thing

Richard Whittaker passed away last week. An attorney, Alaska legislator, city councilman, journalist, commercial diver, Dick did many things and accomplished much in his life, but I will remember him for his passionate commitment...
Northwest Digest

...them he was going sightseeing. It was the last they saw of him. Feds may use commercial divers EDMONDS, Wash. - Federal investigators could call on commercial divers after an unsuccessful weekend of searching for remains of a medical team killed...
Photo: End of the season

Commercial fisherman Dave Gibson on the left and commercial diver Jake Ritter take advantage of the off-season by knee boarding Monday on Auke Lake.
'Test first, fish next': New geoduck rules may help divers

Southeast Alaska's commercial divers should find more opportunities to put lucrative, live geoduck clams on the market this winter under a new health-testing plan...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...its air search about 1 p.m. Saturday when the dogs alerted over Battleship Reef. Troopers then hired some local commercial divers to investigate. ``We don't know why the dogs alerted,'' said handler Bruce Bowler of the Southeast Alaska...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...about midnight Friday when a personal watercraft capsized. The Alaska State Troopers today planned to lower two commercial divers in the area where the watercraft was last seen, and will also use an underwater camera. The water's depth in...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...What will be the health problems that will come from contaminated waters  especially when Metlakatla has over 60 commercial divers in the water a good portion of the year? What happens to the seafood with continuous dumping of even gray water...
Firefighters pick man, son for Christmas help

...every day that have tragedy," she said. "We can't help everybody, but we can help somebody." Wilburn is a commercial diver who has spent most of his 16-year career diving around the West Coast for sea urchins and abalone. He moved from...


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