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Once-overlooked Missouri Tigers can be the best of the nation's best

...many thought the upgrade in conference would be like dropping someone who can't swim into the deep end without a floatation device.They deserve this celebration, the continuation of a program fulfilling what Pinkel describes as "a quiet mission...
Coast Guard suspends search for man overboard near Juneau

...remove fishing gear that became stuck in the propeller.The fisherman was reportedly wearing green rain gear and no floatation device when he fell overboard.Weather conditions within the search area had winds of 10 mph with 2-foot seas, according...
USCG: Commercial fishermen should focus on safety

...maintaining their vessel's life saving equipment, ensuring that all crewmembers working on deck are wearing personal floatation devices and conducting regular shipboard drills in order to maintain the crew's proficiency at operating shipboard emergency...
Back to the dock

...Harbormaster Chuck Wescott. "Not many people are fishing on the float." Children using the dock are expected to wear floatation devices and the city will drop off life jackets soon as part of the Kids Don't Float program, Wescott said. Two fish-cleaning...
Partner describes drowning

...Alexander, Beshara and Tribby) jumped into the ocean. They didn't have life preservers, but they did have floatation devices," Deaver said. "Doug got a hold of a bullet-shaped buoy made of Styrofoam. No one had life vests on at that...
Alaska editorial: Alaska can do better for welfare of its youth

...helmets and know the rules of the road when they bike. As simple as making sure everyone on a boat wears a personal floatation device. As simple as practicing what you preach to your teenage driver about obeying the rules of the road. How well we...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Roger Wetherell of the Coast Guard. ``Although there were two people on board, only one of them had a personal floatation device, and there was no fire extinguisher. It just wasn't safe,'' Wetherell said. About noon Saturday, a commercial...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...blowing to 35 mph and 10 to 15 foot seas. Water temperature was 32 degrees. Dunn said the man was not wearing a floatation device or a light, which would make it easier for searchers to spot him. The man's rain gear may also have played a...
Be prepared

Have the correct number and type of personal floatation device and other required U.S. Coast Guard safety equipment on board your vessel for you and each of your passengers before heading...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...police and fire departments, or the federal U.S. Coast Guard. We grumble about speed limits, fire regulations, floatation devices, permits and a host of other requirements. Yet when a burglary happens, a spouse is beaten, the house is on...


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