Today in history

...the late John Smith. Former Senate Republican leader Hugh Scott died in Falls Church, Virginia, at age 93.In 1999, Navy divers found and recovered the bodies of John F. Kennedy Jr., his wife, Carolyn, and sister-in-law, Lauren Bessette, in...
European competition humbles Alaska cliff diver

FAIRBANKS - An Alaska diver with hopes of joining the Red...Fairbanks finished last among 12 divers in the July 24 event at adapt to cliff diving." Divers had the option of diving from...experience. The Swiss and fellow divers "treated me like family...
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...
Power from rain

...constructed a new intake tunnel, where water for drinking and energy will exit the lake - the old one will be too deep for divers to maintain once the lake is raised. The new location will also provide cleaner drinking water, as, on a rocky cliff, the...
'The Swan' readies for region championships

...problematic for a tall diver."If I do it well ten among the state divers, mostly due to a strenuous...ever.She is the only diver from Juneau in the is taken off.Four divers from each region will...region championship.A diver is required to complete...
Leaving land-life behind

...reaching out tentacles to explore a diver. Schools of spawning salmon...crazy things on your own."Divers here used to wear wetsuits...just about killed me."Most divers now use drysuits, which require additional certification; divers have to counteract the lift...
Geoduck clam prices a boost for divers in Southeast

...a pretty penny for commercial harvest divers in Southeast Alaska this season. "Prices...the highest level I think our geoduck divers have ever gotten for their product...that have GHL left to harvest do reopen, divers will have more time to fish each week...
Diver finds skull fragment downtown

...was found by a recreational diver on Monday morning, police...Juneau Police Department. The diver was diving off the steamship...the skull was found. The diver who found the skull was a member of a pod of SEAS divers diving together, said Joe...
Diver breaks barriers in cold waters of Alaska her recreational divers certification, making...She was accepted into a diver's academy in New Jersey...Oceaneering had a commercial divers school, and that one...example. A longtime diver himself, Stuart has...platforms in Cook Inlet. Divers around the world know...
Diver missing since Aug. 24 found dead

...A 43-year-old diver found dead in the...whereabouts called divers to look for him in...pressure when the divers found him. The regulator...which fits in the diver's mouth, released...qualifications. Local diver Mike Williams said...wrong in the water. Divers get tangled, equipment...


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