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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...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-12-03/once-overlooked-missouri-tigers-can-be
Sports
Police & Fire for Wednesday, May 1, 2013

...license. The operator of the vessel, Michael Dangeli, was also issued two boating safety citations for no personal floatation devices for each person on board and failed to have his vessel registered. The voyage was terminated and vessel was escorted...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-05-01
Local | Police & Fire
Deaths spur reminders about signs of drowning

...actually fits, wearing it while on the water, having a designated spotter who is equipped with a cell phone and floatation device that can be thrown."When kids are on a boat by state law they're required to have a life jacket," Olsen said...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-08-12/deaths-spur-reminders-about-signs-drown
State
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...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-07-05/coast-guard-suspends-search-man-overboa
Local
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...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2012-11-02/uscg-commercial-fishermen-should-foc
Outdoors
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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062302/out_dockfish.shtml
Outdoors
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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071301/sta_Drowning.shtml
News
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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071806/opi_20060718014.shtml
Opinion
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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021500/Loc_bri.shtml
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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022499/Loc_overboard.shtml

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