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The Art of Taking Breaks: Part 4, Deployment and My First Digital Camera

I survived my second deployment to Alaska, and my first deployment to Alaska at sea. After seeing Alaska during the summer, I came to see it much differently; beautiful, green, snow-capped, and peaceful. 583 more words

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Dutch Harbor Crabs Return!

“We are still trying to understand the changes underwater as more sea life is restored,” said a marine biologist at Waterbank University. “First we saw river crabs at East River, now another type of crab, the Dutch Harbor Crab has returned. 66 more words

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Relay For Life Event Continues With Sail For Life

The Relay for Life event booth and vendor at Dutch Harbor continues attract donations.

The Relay for Life fundraising event to help the American Cancer Society is continuing with booths and events around SL. 516 more words

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Time out for temporary relocation

Due to my husband’s health needs, we have been living with a son for several months at Unalaska/Dutch Harbor, largest fishing port in the U.S. Now it’s the other son’s turn… 48 more words

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The temperature was in the 20’s and there was still snow on the ground when we started this trip, which was uncharacteristically cold for this time of year. 526 more words

Pilot Aids in Search For Long Lost Plane

Pilot Lori (mysteriousdots) stands aside her Carpool Grumman S-2 Tracker (link), outfitted with search equipment.

Ever since Flight O-23 was lost seventy years ago, people have been looking for it. 151 more words

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Bandit 60 Sales Exceed Supply!

The most recent release from Bandit Boats, the Bandit 60 has passed expected sales and was actually in short supply over the holiday. The newest craft from the prolific manufacturer is a popular “world cruiser” and features a larger cabin and more features for the sailor that makes longer trips. 78 more words

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