Search for answers begins in sinking of US cargo ship

...decisions.Davidson attended the Maine Maritime Academy and has a home in Windham, Maine."He was a very squared-away sailor, very meticulous with details, very prudent, which is important when you're working on the water. He took his job seriously...
Nation and World
Shooter's family says he suffered from depression

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. - The family of the gunman who killed four Marines and a sailor in Chattanooga says he had suffered from depression for many years and "was not the son we knew and loved.""It grieves us...
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Haiku wins Funter Bay Rally

...sailing season's Funter Bay Rally in the logbooks, local sailors will be upping their game as they cast off in the Skipper's...joined her amid the whale watching boats and by 7 p.m. all sailors scratched, as the wind did not cooperate against the outgoing...
Coast Guard logistics office needs work

...Sector Juneau treats and handles its incoming and outgoing sailors. I have served the Coast Guard for nearly 16 years active...charge of all pay, travel, transportation and relocation of sailors and their families. My story of transitioning to Alaska is...
'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...
Picture of Tennessee shooting emerges: 3-5 minutes of terror

...minutes, officials said during a Wednesday news conference that provided the most complete account yet of how four Marines and a sailor were killed. The shooter's motives remain unclear to investigators, even nearly a week later.Muhammad Abdulazeez made...
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