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French sailor had no fear in leaping to rescue boat

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The French sailor who made a daring jump from high up the rigging pole of his disabled ship to a rescue boat said he wasn't frightened by the 20-foot...

...Mooring Basin just before 2 p.m. Friday. A friend and fellow sailor, Brian Thom, waited on a paddleboard to greet him, while...through which he could scramble radio waves into text known by sailors as SailMail, a radio form of email."That was my emotional...
Frenchman makes daring leap from sailboat to ship

...Pioneer sent a support ship, the Tor Viking, to rescue the sailor.Video shot by the Coast Guard shows the Frenchman on the rigging...stands up.Steenson said the pilot of the C-130 told her the sailor placed his cat inside either his sweater or coat before making...
Charles 'Sailor' Ellison

Nikiski resident, Charles "Sailor" Ellison, 71, died Jan. 10, 2011, at his home in Nikiski...was born June 22, 1939, in Taylorville, Ill. His faily said Sailor was a true Alaskan. His life was all about living on the homestead...

...if you swim in this water and it goes into your mouth or nose that quite a lot of bad things are coming inside your body."Sailor David Hussl has already fallen ill."I've had high temperatures and problems with my stomach," Hussl said. "It's always...

...personal .45-caliber pistol while discussing the Tennessee shootings with one of his recruits. Officials said he showed the sailor the unloaded gun, then reloaded it and inadvertently discharged it as he was putting it back in his holster.Tennessee Congressman...

...effort announced in April to account for up to 388 Oklahoma sailors and Marines still classified as missing.The cemetery and...during the Dec. 7, 1941, Japanese attack. Altogether, 429 sailors and Marines on board were killed. Only 35 were identified...
Reimer leads Peninsula runners at Lost Lake

...Estacion 2:19:44 14. Eeva Latosuo 2:21:51 15. Kristen Sieminski 2:22:08 16. Amber McDonough 2:22:33 17. Wendy Sailors 2:22:41 18. Christie Haupert 2:23:00 19. Holly Grant 2:23:17 20. Jennifer Uriarte 2:23:26 21. Rachel Dow...
Mount Marathon results

...08 7. Rachel Dow, SEWARD 59:44 8. Heidi Doner, Palmer 59:46 9. Lydia Blanchet, Anchorage 1:00:20 10. Wendy Sailors, Anchorage 1:00:26 11. Hallidie Wilt, Anchorage 1:00:50 12. Sarah Glaser, Seward 1:00:54 13. gyongyver schilling...

...from the wreckage. The other sailor suffered minor injuries, and...and the unidentified injured sailor were brought to shore as the...This is the second time a sailor has died during training are cutting-edge, sailors wear crash helmets and life...


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