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Juneau man dies in apparent scuba diving accident

John Robert Pugh Jr. of Juneau died early Monday morning while scuba diving in the vicinity of Funter Bay on the west coast of Admiralty Island. He was working as a deckhand on a 21-foot skiff in a sea...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Juneau scuba instructor dives in headfirst 7/31/98 the same. As a full-time scuba diving instructor, Lachelt teaches, and the first time he went scuba diving in the ocean at Amalga Harbor...Mike Hatch said. ``As far as scuba diving, there's probably none better...
Officials search for cause of plane crash

...Moscow, arrived in Sharm el-Sheikh on Saturday afternoon on a Metrojet flight. He plans to stay for a week to take a scuba diving course."We heard the news a few hours before leaving and thought for a bit about canceling our trip, but then decided...
Nation and World
Google's driverless car drivers ride a career less traveled His other passions include spear fishing and scuba diving, which he likens to the sensation he gets when he climbs...activates the vehicle's robotic controls."When you go scuba diving and take a moment to really think about it, you realize...
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Man facing $8.7M embezzlement case hid on Appalachian Trail

...Hammes, also a licensed pilot, had credited successful investment in a software company for extra money that paid for scuba diving trips to the Caribbean in the years before his indictment, according to former in-laws who were interviewed for an...
Nation and World
The path of an Eagle Scout

...and that has been something I really look forward to." The troop has done a variety of different activities such as scuba diving, building snow caves, cooking and the flag ceremony for baccalaureate. The Eagle Scouts said if it weren't for...
Untangling Southeast Alaska's fisheries

...of the fisheries vignettes that explores the roots of her interest in storytelling. Her biological father died while scuba diving when she was a baby, an experience she says might have paved the way for her fascination with figuring out what makes...
State Briefs

...well-known Fairbanks businesswoman and volunteer, died while scuba diving in Cancun, Mexico, on Wednesday. Lewis, 52, and...into a three-week vacation when she died during a scuba diving lesson, her close friend Valerie Therrien said. So...
OUTSIDERS: Nicola Zantello and Gutchquena

...Gutchquena and Zantello, both self-employed, like doing "anything on the water - boating, kayaking, canoeing, scuba diving, seal hunting." They recently returned from a canoe trip down the Teslin and Yukon rivers, from Johnsons Crossing...
Leaving land-life behind

...surround the wreck of the Princess Sophia.Recreational scuba diving in Southeast Alaska requires a little more work and...that an instructor in Fiji told her she should learn scuba diving. She laughed at him."He said 'I'll teach you...


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