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1 dead, 1 missing after skiff capsizes on Ugashik Bay

...skiff until a nearby fishing boat rescued them, according to the troopers report. None of the men were wearing a floatation device, DeVuyst said. "Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of the deceased and missing person...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-23/1-dead-1-missing-after-skiff-capsize
News
Kids Don't Float: The program works

...swimmer has poor odds of survival without a life jacket. Children are particularly vulnerable, and no personal floatation device (PFD) or an ill-fitting PFD on a child can be tragic. I have always been puzzled by people venturing onto the...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/072007/outdoors_2989.shtml
Safety on the water

...those deaths, 533 resulted from drowning. Eight out of 10 of the people who drowned weren't wearing a personal floatation device (PFD) - a life jacket, as they're called. A lot of people right here on the Kenai Peninsula are alive today...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-04-04/safety-on-the-water
Outdoors
Kenai River Guides take local Boys & Girls Clubbers fishing?

...cooperation with CPH Kenai Peninsula Safe Kids program were on hand to fit each child with a properly fitting personal floatation device (pfd). The purpose of the collaborative event was not only to give the kids a fun day of fishing but to make a...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2012-08-16/kenai-river-guides-take-local-bo
Dispatch
On the water, then and now

...by schooner, or by trying to sail a ship around Cape Horn. Now we might die because we don't wear a personal floatation device while halibut fishing from a skiff on Kachemak Bay. Now we're mainly dying for fun.Les Palmer can be reached...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/fishing/2012-02-17/on-the-water-then-and-no
Fishing | Outdoors
Around the District

...children under the age of 13 must wear a personal floatation device. Students also learned two techniques to use in...to wear a U.S. Coast Guard-approved personal floatation device. The fifth-graders watched a video on the dangers...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/042507/schools_0425sch004.shtml
Schools
Think twice before trying rapids

Contending with whitewater can be risky, especially if you're in a canoe or a kayak. But even an inexperienced canoeist may survive a capsize if he or she is wearing a life jacket.

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/071007/news_3053.shtml
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