Activists rappel off bridge to stop Shell icebreaker

...administration to reject permits sought by Shell to drill in the Chukchi Sea because of the absence of the icebreaker.The government, however...estimates the Arctic offshore reserves in the Chukchi and Beaufort seas at 26 billion barrels of recoverable oil.Sgt. Pete Simpson...
Lawrence Charles Sommers

...remained together until the end of his life 43 years later. Larry was a commercial diver, working on oil rigs in the North Sea and off Louisiana, and working underwater on several dams in Eastern Washington. The couple moved to Juneau from Walla Walla...
David John Nesgoda

...their vans and camper rigs, devoting themselves to the temperate rainforests, the clean, cold water, and the pursuit of huge sea-run trout. David's choices transcended mere fishing and became a lifestyle that carried on for many years. He kept a revealing...
Mildred Post Boesser

...hungering, Beyond all hope that makes the poet sing. It takes the clinging world, undoes its clasp, Floats it afar upon a mighty sea, And leaves it quiet with love and liberty and thee." When Mildred's family spread her ashes at a well loved beach July...
"By The Sea" Arts & Seafood Festival to be held Aug. 8-9 in Coffman Cove

Coffman Cove will host its 5th Annual "By The Sea" Arts & Seafood Festival on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 8-9...locally-grown foods and products.The mission of the By The Sea Festival is to celebrate Coffman Cove's marine-based lifestyle...
Search underway for 2 teens on fishing trip

...teenage summer adventure - a chaperone-free getaway on the high seas - took an ominous turn after the 19-foot boat that carried...WPBF she never would "bat an eye" at the boys' ability on the seas."This isn't something that he's new at," she said...
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Missing teens strayed from planned route into open ocean

...teens whose lives were intertwined with the sea remained lost in the Atlantic on Tuesday...found alive. But the relentless hunt by sea and air turned up no clue where the 14-year-olds...others have survived days or even a week at sea. "We know it can happen and we're hoping...
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10th and final HomeSkillet Fest runs July 30-Aug. 1

...30-Aug. 1 at Ludvig's Bistro and the Sea Mountain Golf Course.Officially launched...after-party.Friday, July 31 at the Sea Mountain Golf Course, starting at 5:30...Dhaaf closing.Saturday, August 1, at the Sea Mountain Golf Course, starting at 5:30...
Whale deaths remain mystery

...least a week old, which could throw off test results, said Kate Wynne, a marine mammal specialist for the University of Alaska Sea Grant Program. The carcasses of eight humpback whales also were found.The carcasses of the marine mammals were discovered...
What's happening this week

...790-2582.SOUTHEAST HIGHLIGHTS10th annual HomeSkillet Fest, Friday-Sunday, July 31-Aug. 1, Ludwig's Bistro and Sea Mountain Gold Course, Sitka. See page 8.40th annual Blueberry Arts Fest, Friday-Sunday, July 31-Aug. 2, Ketchikan...


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