Photo: Snowy ride

Mayce Bielefeld, right, Elsie and Emma Canouse, and Sailor Allgeyer, left, take advantage of the new snow to sled at Savikko Park on Tuesday. The children were on an outing with Douglas...
91-year-old vet wants photos to remain vivid

...HACKENSACK, N.J. - Thoughts and words come fitfully to the old sailor. But Herman Schnipper, 91, is adamant about his wishes for...experienced by the Astoria and also the daily routine of its crew: Sailors in perfect formation for inspection. ... Shipmates mugging...
Today in sports history

1899 - Jim Jeffries beats Sailor Tom Sharkey to retain the world heavyweight title after referee George Siler stops the fight in the 25th round at the Greater New...
'Sailor Talk' lecture highlights trans-Atlantic trip by local couple

SouthEast Alaska Sailing will host the second "Sailor Talk" event of the season from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday...Silverbow. Arrive before 6 p.m. to order food.SEAS "Sailor Talks" are an opportunity to share knowledge and stories...
Letters from USS Juneau sailor could come to city

...received a package of copies of letters originally sent by a sailor on the doomed U.S.S. Juneau (CL-52), months before...Blohm, the woman who received about 15 handwritten letters from sailor William George Meeker Jr. of Harrison, N.J. during World...
'Sail Repair and Maintenance' the topic of upcoming 'Sailor Talk'

SouthEast Alaska Sailing will be hosting their third 'Sailor Talk' event of the season from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday...this time. This event is free and open to the public. SEAS 'Sailor Talks' are an opportunity to share knowledge and stories during...
AWOL sailor found living in Fairbanks

FAIRBANKS - A passport application investigation has led to the arrest of an AWOL sailor running from a Navy investigation. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports 26-year-old Royce Allen Eagle of Virginia has...
Regional News
Rescuers struggle to aid stricken sailor

JUNEAU - The Coast Guard said a rescue helicopter rushed to help a stricken sailor off Sitka, but a flight surgeon who had been lowered into his boat was unable to revive him. The guard said 72-year-old Sitka...
Glacier Swim Club tops Senior Region XIV Great Alaska Open

...A' (Degnan, Jess/ Jessica M 16, Sailor, Morgan 15, Snavley, Calista 16, Kinworthy...O'Brien, Kiera E, KKW, 1:05.57. 5, Sailor, Morgan R, NLSC, 1:05.72. 6...16), 5:03.12. --, NLSC 'A' (Sailor, Morgan R 15, Farmer, Melinda 16...
Take a sailor home this weekend

...Juneau and the Navy League are looking for volunteers to take a sailor home this weekend when the USS Juneau comes to port. The Juneau...officers and crew feel welcome. Volunteers can offer to take a sailor out to lunch or dinner, or invite one on a hike or a trip to...


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