Ruffin heats up state championship pool

...asked for a better team.State Records were set by the Dimond Boys 200 Medley Relay (1:36.29) and by Eagle River girls diver Jami Stone (482.75 points).Outstanding Female Athlete of the state meet was Chugiak's Jennings and Outstanding Male...
Man gets 3 years in Alaska diving death

KETCHIKAN - A commercial fisherman found guilty of criminally negligent homicide in the death of a Kansas diver who died while harvesting sea cucumbers was sentenced to three years in prison.The Ketchikan Daily News reported a judge on Monday...
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...
Crimson Bears earn region swim title 23.58 (4 TMHS' Speth 24.82, 5 TMHS freshman Noatak Post 25.58).Ketchikan junior boy Kegan Rhein was the only diver and scored 291.35 points.The Alaska School Activities Association state swim and dive championships are Friday and Saturday...
Alaska's fishing fatalities are dropping, no matter how you mix the numbers

...associate with fishing accidents," Lincoln said.The first definitively fishing-related death took place Sunday when a Kodiak diver was killed while harvesting sea cucumbers in a commercial fishery.Those incidents aside, Alaska's fisheries are getting...
Swim teams head to regions

...32.15 (9th), JDHS 3:40.27 (14th) and Petersburg 3:44.16 (16th).Ketchikan's Kegan Rhein is the only SE diver to break into the states top 16 ranking at 10th (1st Wasilla's Brayden Schachle).The conference individual event champions...
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...
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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Crimson Bears swimmers place in Anchorage

...across Alaska, from Fairbanks to Ketchikan, attended the one-day meet with nearly 500 swimmers competing at Bartlett and 54 divers at Chugiak.The Crimson Bears' girls 200 yard medley relay team of Eliza Chappell, Kaia Hamrick, Mia Ruffin and Rielly Walsh...
Trial begins for Ketchikan fisherman charged in diver death

...Wodyga is used by most commercial divers, Osterman said, and the divers had safety gear to protect them...all that Levi or any other diver had to do in this gear was turn...physician, testified that both divers had high concentrations of carbon...


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