Sunken 1715 ship yields more gold coins

SEBASTIAN, Fla. - Diver William Bartlett had just started exploring a 300-year-old shipwreck with a metal detector late last month in the waters off...
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Melino's Marine Services: Expecting the Unexpected find work cooking for hotel chains. Then came Sept. 11, 2001."All the tourism went bye-bye," he said.He was a diver. So he became a dive master. Then he became a dive instructor. And after that, why not get a captain's license and drive...
Lawrence Charles Sommers

...continued visiting over the years. While working as a commercial diver in Seattle in the 1960's, Larry consulted at Virginia Mason...the end of his life 43 years later. Larry was a commercial diver, working on oil rigs in the North Sea and off Louisiana, and...
European competition humbles Alaska cliff diver

FAIRBANKS - An Alaska diver with hopes of joining the Red Bull professional cliff diving circuit has returned home from a European competition with a bruised...
Underwater search ends for free diver Molchanova off Spain

MADRID - Spain's rescue services called off their underwater search for missing free-diving great Natalia Molchanova on Wednesday after spending more than two days looking for her off the Balearic Islands.
Missing teens strayed from planned route into open ocean

...against them, I certainly wouldn't call off the search," he said.Piantadosi is a former Naval officer and avid boater and diver. He sees dehydration as the biggest threat to the teens and says if they have no water, they are fast reaching the edge of...
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Two Juneau athletes in World Games

...Associated Press, about a half-million people are expected to attend, including Olympic gold medalist swimmer Michael Phelps and diver Greg Louganis.Umbs and Quick both stated they were excited to compete, and they like all the new friends they make in Special...
Search resumes for missing diver

SAND POINT - Authorities in Sand Point have resumed the search for a diver who disappeared Tuesday night while doing contract work for a local cannery. Co-workers said John Shannon was performing tests...
Trial begins for Ketchikan fisherman charged in diver death

...commercial divers, Osterman said, and the divers had safety gear to protect them."Quite literally, all that Levi or any other diver had to do in this gear was turn a valve," the defense lawyer said.Wodyga's sister, Wendy Widmyer, was on the boat the...
Jury: Negligent homicide conviction in diving death

...guilty of criminally negligent homicide in the death of a Kansas diver who died while harvesting sea cucumbers.The jury on Friday...was an accident and partly caused by Adams' inexperience as a diver.Wodyga was found guilty after the jury deliberated for about...


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