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Legendary Hawaii canoe embarks on global odyssey

...disastrous 1978 voyage where it capsized in a blinding storm between Hawaiian islands. Eddie Aikau, a revered surfer and lifeguard on the crew, grabbed his surfboard and paddled for help, but was never seen again.The pilot of a passing plane spotted...
CES keeps up LifeGuard search

...finding some clue as to the location of the LifeGuard helicopter that went missing more than...crew and patient that was on board the LifeGuard helicopter. "Todd and I send our thoughts...remember the selfless dedication of the LifeGuard crew and the courageous patient they...
School district turns to city, hospital for financial support for pool

...he said the pool's primary function is to serve students, not the community. He said user fees only cover costs for the lifeguard and chemicals. Heating the pool is a big expense."It's not a matter of increasing the user fee by a dollar to make ends...
The Lifeguard

Now Playing Synopsis: A one-time valedictorian on the cusp of 30 returns home to live with her parents and finds the decision having some unexpected repercussions in this drama from first-time writer/director Liz W. Garcia. Leigh (Kristen Bell) is a 29-year-old Associated Press reporter living in the Big Apple, who suddenly experiences massive pangs of dissatisfaction. She returns home to the suburbs of Connecticut, and settles back into her childhood room. Before long, Leigh has reclaimed her old job as a lifeguard, and rekindled her friendships with the old pals she once left behind. Leigh's unforeseen regression threatens to be her undoing, however, when she enters into a foolhardy affair with a local teenage boy. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Kristen Bell, Mamie Gummer, Martin Starr, Alex Shaffer, Amy Madigan Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

District subs will get raises $18 per hour, and temporary pool employees' pay goes from $9 per hour for instructors and senior lifeguards to $13; junior lifeguards' pay goes up from $7.25 to $8.75 per hour; and pool cashiers and locker room attendants will get...
Baseball team grateful for support

...Urban, Coca Cola, Peninsula Oilers Baseball Club, Mr. Todd Syverson and the Soldotna High School staff, custodians and lifeguards, the fifth-grade DARE graduates who participated, their parents for entrusting their kids to us for 12 hours (and some...
Supporters hit event's success out of the park

...Three Bears, Coca Cola, Peninsula Oilers Baseball Club, Todd Syverson, the Soldotna High School staff, custodians and lifeguards, the middle school kids who participated, their parents for entrusting their kids to us for 12 hours, the SoHi baseball...
Weather hampers search

A Providence Alaska Medical Center LifeGuard Alaska BK-117 air ambulance lands last...word Tuesday on the fate of a missing LifeGuard helicopter with four people aboard...Veterans Affairs. As standard practice, LifeGuard aircraft crews provide position updates...
Playing with fire doesn't make a spark

...spring. Going to see "The Girl Who Played with Fire" was a little like diving into the deep end of a pool where all the lifeguards spoke nothing but Swedish, but we were game for anything. My biggest fear, that I would have no idea what was going on...
Letting their guard down

...bumps and hairpin turns, the track is a rural dirt road with a row of sand bags on each side to delineate boundaries. Like lifeguards, soldiers stand at each turn, waiting for a car to jump the track and put it back on the road. The track is continuously...


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