Around Town for Sunday, Aug. 2

...or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.Widowed Persons Program monthly brunch, noon, Baranof Hotel, Nugget Room. All widows and widowers are invited to...
Douglas L Gregg

...World War II, Doug dropped out of high school-where he'd been elected Senior Class president-and joined the Merchant Marine. He traveled to the east coast, to Germany, and the Philippines, eventually returning home and finishing high school. He...
New boat guidelines near glacial fjords

NOAA Fisheries has published updated guidelines for marine vessels entering tidewater glacier areas. Studies found the previous guidelines disturbed harbor seals, which use the areas as...
Around Town for Friday, July 31

...Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.NOAA Lab Tours, 1 p.m., Ted Stevens' Marine Research Institute. Free tours to learn how fish stock and habitat of the North Pacific Ocean are assessed. Designed for those...
Rescuers hope for 'best-case scenario' for boys lost at sea

...Carolina. Officials have not yet said whether it will continue beyond that. The decision will be based on whether clues surface, marine and weather conditions and, most importantly, whether they believe the boys could still be alive. The Coast Guard doesn't...
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Wing part could help solve MH370 mystery

...the air or when it hit the water, and how violently it did so, he said.The barnacles attached to the part could also help marine biologists determine roughly how long it has been in the water, he said.But the sister of a Flight 370 passenger says she...
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4 Marines die in attack on military sites

...citizen.In addition to the Marines killed, three people were reported...apparently driving to a Navy-Marine training center 7 miles away...would not give details.Four Marines were killed, the Marine Corps said. And a Navy sailor...
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Officials: 4 Marines killed in military attacks in Tenn.

...military, then apparently driving to a Navy-Marine training center 7 miles away. The attacks were over within a half-hour.The Marine Corps said four Marines were killed, and a fifth Marine was wounded in the leg, treated at a hospital...
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Collector finds marine reptile fossil in mountains

...Researchers have confirmed the discovery of a marine reptile fossil in the Talkeetna's earth science curator and a marine fossil expert, said in the announcement...during the Late Cretaceous period. The marine reptiles lived during the age of dinosaurs...
Artist's marine debris headed to US Capitol

KODIAK - This Christmas, Alaska's marine debris will get center stage at the ornaments entirely out of marine debris."I was really tickled. I was...garbage problem plaguing the state.Federal marine debris programs have cleaned up about...


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