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Gorge-ous adventures at Falls of Bruar

Described as the “little brother of canyoning”, gorge walking is an exciting and adrenaline-fuelled activity, as Gayle discovers Crouched in a cave behind a waterfall, it’s as if I’ve been magicked into a Famous Five novel. The roar of cascading water...

Late Summer New England Tradition >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Over 50 teams are counting down the day for the 14th annual Ida Lewis Distance Race which gets underway August 17 between Fort Adams and Rose Island in Newport, RI. Prior to the gun, Ida Lewis Yacht Club’s Race...

Places to go caving or cave diving

If the thrill of caving or spelunking – or cave diving – appeals to you, here are some places that you can check out in Malaysia. 1 Batu Maloi, Negri Sembilan This wet cave is located in the Tampin Forest Reserve...

Kayak in Indian Arm waters off B.C.’s Deep Cove and feast on famous doughnuts

About halfway through a kayaking tour on the waters of Indian Arm, expect the Deep Cove Kayak instructor to whip out a bag of the area’s famous doughnuts for a snack...

Le bon plan pour échapper à la canicule : le canyoning

Il faut chaud … bien trop chaud. Vous êtes en vacances à la montagne mais, même l’idée d’une petite ballade vous fait transpirer....

Diving right into a cool career | News

Recreation Management alum Mike Pedersen outside his Dive Right In Scuba business. When Mike Pedersen ’05 graduated with a degree in recreation and park administration, he doubted that he would ever use some of the skills he learned such as...

Sailors enjoy challenge of Low Country Hook Ocean Race

The competition was fierce and so was Mother Nature during third annual Low Country Hook Ocean Race, a five-hour sailing competition Saturday off the Georgia coast.One of the region’s premier sailing events, this year’s race drew 23 competitors who...

Trump impeachment odds are climbing, JPMorgan hedging recommendations

As President Donald Trump finds himself implicated in federal crimes by his former lawyer Michael Cohen, his chances of impeachment have surged — at least according to one source. The odds that Trump will get impeached during...

Kinvara Bay Sailing Club Gearing Up in Galway

On last week’s Podcast I wrote about the great Galway Hookers at the ‘Cruiniú’ – the Gathering of the Boats in Kinvara County Galway, a centre of traditional wooden boats. There are other boats sailing in the waters off...

Missouri State Swimming and Diving Adds Ethan Jacobsen As Assistant Coach

Photo Courtesy: Missouri State AthleticsSPRINGFIELD – Missouri State swimming and diving head coach Dave Collins has finalized his staff for the upcoming 2018-19 season with the addition of Ethan Jacobsen as assistant coach and Paul Le as volunteer...

Kayaking Through The Past

Late summer fun with an informative side of history Although I have been making sacrifices to the autumn gods by wearing long sleeves in ninety degree weather and breaking out the...

Cases climb to 1,360; IHS official reiterates prevention measures

WINDOW ROCK The total number of positive COVID-19 cases for the Navajo...

Mom is sole survivor of Lake Superior kayaking accident that killed husband, 3 children

A father and his three children were killed when their kayak capsized on Lake Superior on Thursday, officials said. Their mother was the sole survivor of the kayak accident.The family from...

Column: Fishing abilities second to being outdoors

As a kid I learned to fish by casting a line with a worm on a hook to small rainbow trout swimming in the crystal clear waters of Chase Creek. That was...

6 Waterfalls In Quebec That Are Even More Breathtaking When Frozen

Many people think admiring cascades of falling water is something that can only happen in the summer, but we're here to prove that wrong with a list of waterfalls in Quebec that look just as good when they're frozen! TLC...

The Recipe for Olympic Success >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

by Shirley Robertson and Ben Church, CNNOlympic glory is the ultimate honor in most sports. Sailing is no different. With athletes waiting four years for an opportunity to win a coveted gold medal, competition is tough and the stakes...

Prep spotlight: SHG wins girls City Swimming and Diving Meet – Sports – The...

Sacred Heart-Griffin High School finished first and second in seven of 12 events and won its second straight girls City Swimming and Diving Meet on Tuesday night at Eisenhower Pool.The Cyclones accumulated 156 points. Springfield High, which won the...

First arrivals for Route du Rhum >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

(November 9, 2018; Day 6) – As the Guadeloupean capital Pointe-a-Pitre prepares a big weekend welcome for the first finishers of the 3,542nm Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe solo transatlantic race from Saint Malo, perennial leaders François Gabart and Francis...

Dr. Stuart Walker, Annapolis sailing legend, dies at age 95

Dr. Stuart Walker, one of the world’s most renowned dinghy sailors and founder...

Trucking jobs keep climbing as the job market stays strong — FreightWaves

The transportation and logistics sector also experienced a healthy month of job growth to kick off the year, adding 26,600 workers in January. More than half of this gain was driven by the warehousing industry which added 15,100 jobs....

Stocks Push Higher as Powell Gives Upbeat Outlook: Markets Wrap

(Bloomberg) -- Want the lowdown on European markets? In your inbox before the open, every day. Sign up here.Most U.S. stocks edged higher as Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell forecast solid but slower growth. The pound rallied as U.K....

Goshay: Can’t take a punch? Climb out of the ring – News – Bluffton...

President Donald Trump is demanding that something be done about “Saturday Night Live” and its ongoing skewering of his presidency.Given his malapropisms and wildly false statements, the guess is SNL’s writers can’t type fast enough.It’s a little shocking that...

York, Lancaster counties earn national designation to draw tourists, spur economy

CLOSE Through new legislation, York and Lancaster counties have been named a National Heritage Area. Here is a quick Q&A on what that means for the future. John Buffone, [email protected] and Lancaster counties...

Sailing Cuba’s Jardines de la Reina

It was early May in New ­England, filled with sunshine and the promise of budding flowers and green leaves, and my 36-foot sloop, Tazzarin, was ready to go into the ­water in a few weeks. However, my ­spirits felt...

Expert advice: How to sail across the Pacific Ocean

Immense and diverse, the expanse of the Pacific offers some of the finest tradewinds cruising you’ll ever experience and a wealth of friendly cultures. Dan Bower explains how to prepare and where to sail You can lose a lot of...

Sea of Thieves Anniversary Update adds fishing and single-player quests

Sea of Thieves is an exploration-based pirate game that features great sailing mechanics, but the open-ended plot doesn't appeal to everyone. You have to find your own path as it mostly relies on emergent experiences. Over the past few...

South Street Seaport Museum Announces 2019 Summer Season Featuring New Exhibition, Sail And Tour

The South Street Seaport Museum's 2019 Summer Season begins on May 25, 2019 with three new initiatives: a new exhibition The Printed Port at the Museum's printing office, Bowne & Co.,; public sails on both W.O. Deckerand Pioneer; and,...

Benton’s alewife festival celebrates resurgence of fish

Alewives swim past the Benton Falls Dam in Benton on Thursday. Morning Sentinel photo/Michael G. Seamans BENTON — The sun was shining, music was playing and brightly colored paper fish decorated by local elementary school students greeted visitors...

Why decarbonising marine transportation might not be smooth sailing

If the shipping industry is serious about cutting emissions, it needs to be bold and encourage a clean fuel revolution, writes Tony Robert Walker, assistant professor, Dalhousie University. Decarbonising maritime transportation represents a major challenge that will require a revolutionary...

Fairhope Yacht Club to host national sailing championship

Photos  |  U.S. Melges 24 Class AssociationSome of the top sailors in North America will converge on Mobile Bay this week for the 2019 U.S. Melges 24 National Championship. Fairhope Yacht Club (101 Volanta Avenue) will serve as host...

The 15 Best Campsites in Europe

While Europe has many backwoods campgrounds, there is an emphasis on amenities when you pitch a tent in countries like Italy, Greece or Austria. Whether you’re interested in roughing it or glamping in style, a campsite in Europe has...

Club bass fishing is coming to Simpson University in Redding

CLOSEBuy PhotoFile photo - In 2016, Calvin Meister of Corning holds a striped bass he caught on the Sacramento River with guide Mike Rasmussen of Red Bluff. (Photo: Andreas Fuhrmann)Simpson University is looking to lure prospective students with the addition of a...

Action stations: a family activity break in the French Pyrenees | Travel

Our night at the Vénasque mountain refuge, close to the Spanish border high in the French Pyrenees, was going better than we could have hoped. After a sweaty, three-hour trek up the valley we had cooled off in a...

Where Your Favorite Carnival Cruise Ships Are Sailing

Subscribe to Cruise Radio News Daily Updates.Subscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox.Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.With new ships coming out and older ones being repositioned, it can be tough...

Madeira adventure holidays are adrenaline seekers’ best kept secret

Hanging above a sun-drenched waterfall, I let the suspended rope edge through my fingers. After a lifelong fear of heights, I was abseiling down a vertical drop. Forests of eucalyptus and pine, sweet blackberry bushes and towering prune trees framed...

Forty nations prepare for World Cup Series Final >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Three hundred twenty five sailors from 40 nations are gearing up for the 2019 Hempel World Cup Series Final, to be held June 4-9 in Marseille, France. Sailors will race at the venue for the Paris 2024 Olympic Sailing...

UPDATE: Search divers pulled out of water after shark sightings – Honolulu, Hawaii news,...

"I could see that there were three people in the water in a rip tide that was rip current that was pulling them out and they looked like they were struggling... There's three of them. I went and got...

Guadalupe River at Spring Branch Is Perfect for Entry-Level Paddlers

Every Texas Hill Country river has a personality of its own. For the Upper Guadalupe River north of San Antonio, it’s gregarious and welcoming, full of charm and character, pressured by increasing crowds but still able to allow its...

10 of the best family-friendly hotels and villas in Greece | Travel

Sifnos, Cyclades It’s rare to find a hotel that appeals to children of all ages. Verina Suites does so brilliantly, and has plenty of perks for adults too. Staff in white deliver homemade lemonade to the squishy day beds that...

Alabama teens say adults attacked them on river float trip

A group of Huntsville high school students and recent graduates say they were attacked, beaten and threatened with rape on a weekend float trip down a north Alabama river.Collins Nelson, 18, of Huntsville and several other students met...

‘The captain is high as a kite,’ says fishing charter passenger – News –...

An hour long 911 call from a family held hostage by an armed and intoxicated Sarasota charter boat captain who refused to return to shore reveals "17-hours of terror." SARASOTA — Specks of light in the distance meant a chance...

Rivalries at Chicago NOOD >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Chicago, IL (June 8, 2019) – After a fog cancellation on the first day of racing for the 2019 Helly Hansen Chicago NOOD Regatta, racers returned to the water with ideal conditions today. The PHRF 52 fleet, with four professionally-crewed...

Laura Dern: ‘I feel like I’m ready to try anything – and to dive...

To hear her mother tell it, it’s a miracle that Laura Dern exists at all. In the early 1960s Diane Ladd and her then husband, Bruce Dern, suffered an excruciating loss when their 18-month-old daughter drowned. The trauma was...

Authorities recover body of 20-year-old kayaker in Merrimack River in Concord

Published: 6/14/2019 12:20:47 PM The search for a missing kayaker on the Merrimack River...

Prone boarding could be the next big thing

Prone boarding – a form of paddling where you get to lie down. Blind adventurer Dean Dunbar shows Gayle the ropes… When I hooked up with blind adventurer Dean Dunbar last summer, we went paddleboarding on Clunie Loch near Blairgowrie. Since...

Pardon the interruption >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

The 5th edition of the 750 mile Race to Alaska began June 3 with a 40-mile “proving stage” from Port Townsend, WA to Victoria, BC. For those that survived, they started the remaining 710 miles on June 6 to...

falling down waterfalls for the fun of it

Canyoning — known as canyoneering in theUnited States — is a sport which involves rappelling down cascades, lots of hiking and plunging into cold pools of water in order to follow a river down a canyon. It is practiced...

Great vibes at Long Beach Race Week >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Long Beach, CA (June 23, 2019) – More than 100 teams participated June 21 to 23 in the 2019 Ullman Sails Long Beach Race Week, hosted by Long Beach Yacht Club and Alamitos Bay Yacht Club, which drew sailors...

Maryville Parks & Rec gears up for Kayaking on Drost Lake

Tyler Pletsch, [email protected] Updated 5:51 pm CDT, Monday, June 24,...

Thrill seekers go wild for outdoor adventures

Who needs a quiet life when you can embrace the spirit of adventure right here in Scotland? Our landscape is purpose-built by Mother Nature to provide a thrilling backdrop whether you’re into watersports, mountain climbing or world-class cycling. There’s...

Divers pull more than 50 e-scooters from Willamette River

More than 50 e-scooters and a few bikes were pulled from the Willamette River in downtown Portland Tuesday and Wednesday by a county sheriff’s office dive team. The divers noticed the scooters in the river last month.Lime, Bird...

3 Unconventional Ways You Could Be Exploring Colorado

Replace your tried-and-true hikes and mountain bike excursions with jaunts by motorcycle, balloon, and rope. By Kaelyn Lynch | 5280 Traveler 2019 Editor’s note: This article originally appeared in our May 2018 issue. This version was fact-checked and updated (where possible)...

Bringing the train into the station >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

When a change of ownership for the World Match Racing Tour (WMRT) late in 2018 disrupted the schedule, leading to the cancellation of the final planned tour event – 2018 Match Racing World Championship on November 8-12 in China...

Qualifying done at Laser Men’s Worlds >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Sakaiminato City, Japan (July 6, 2019) – After six qualifying races, the championship fleets are now set for the ILCA Laser Standard Men’s Worlds. Three fleets today completed two more races in 15-18 knot winds and sunny skies –...

New EFR-Approved Diver Emergency Medical Responder Course Announced – DeeperBlue.com

A new distinctive specialty, the EFR Diving Emergency Medical Responder (DEMR) Specialty Course, is set to launch on August 1, 2019.The new course will consist of two parts. The first is an online section that covers the various theoretical...

Climbing Contributes $12 Billion to US Economy, First-Of-Its-Kind Report Finds

Economic impacts, gender parity, and a (lack of) racial diversity are just some of the standout findings in a new study by the American Alpine Club. Climbing is in right now. Swelling crowds filling newer and...

The US Outdoor Recreation Products Market Insights, Trends and Demand Growth 2019 – Market...

The US Outdoor Recreation Products Market: Size, Trends and Forecasts (2018-2022) The report provides a valuable source of insightful data for business strategists and competitive analysis of Outdoor Recreation Products Market. It provides the Outdoor Recreation Products industry overview with...

Kiwis make solid start to youth worlds • Live Sail Die

A couple of New Zealand crews stood out on a testing opening day of the Hempel youth sailing world championships in Gdynia, Poland. Seb Menzies and Blake McGlashan, fresh from a silver at last week’s 420 world championships, won the...

Second wind for sailing charity

The Jubilee Sailing Trust has been thrown a vital million pound lifeline. The Southampton-based charity found itself floundering under the weight of substantial mechanical issues on both its tall ships, a poor uptake of its winter 2018 programme and...

15-Year-Old Dies After Falling 50 Feet While Rock Climbing During Camping Trip

A 15-year-old boy on a Somerset camping trip with the YMCA died after he fell over 50 feet from a rock formation when he was rock climbing, according to multiple reports. Nathan Kanczes was on a Wilderness Camp for teens...

Fewer fish may reach breeding age as climate change skews timing of reproduction, food...

Princeton University research suggests that climate change...

Paddling Pisgah: Exploring South Mills by Kayak – Pisgah National Forest

When most folks think of outdoor recreation in Transylvania County, they're often quick to picture Hiking, cycling, fishing, riding horses and even Rock Climbing or tubing. The French Broad River is known for its leisurely float trips, but although...

These Dancers Are Climbing the Ranks at 7 Major Companies

Summer means promotions announcements, and dancers transitioning from one company to another. And while we've already shared some updates with you (see San Francisco Ballet here and here, American Ballet Theatre here), more news is being released each day....

Dry Bags Market Analysis and Trends to 2025

“Global Dry Bags Market 2019 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2024 The Global Dry Bags Market covers explicit information regarding the development rate, market estimates, drivers, limitations, future based demand, and revenue during the forecast period. The...

Omission may put lives at risk >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

After Scuttlebutt reported on the findings of an investigation regarding the fatality of a crewman during competition, our friends at Practical Sailor did what they do best. They dug in further… here’s Darrell Nicholson’s report: In June 2019, the United...

Fishing business celebrates daughter’s life and love

WICHITA, Kans. – For Glenn Personey, the only thing better than fishing is fishing with his daughter- a passion they shared for two decades. “As soon as she could hold a rod, I’d take her out, and we’d start...

Super gran saves shark from fishing line while scuba diving off Devon coast

This is the jawesome moment a scuba diving gran saved a shark which was snagged on fishing lines. Michelle Walton, 53, was on a diving holiday off the coast at Hallsands, south Devon, with her partner, Peter Love, 52,...

Sailing like entrepreneurs: High-seas adventure, education await family of Workbar founder

“Let me ask my wife,” Jacobson said, wisely. (She gave the go-ahead.)Jacobson is a serial entrepreneur. A decade ago, he founded Workbar, a network of eight shared office spaces around the Boston area. Before that, he had started a...

Planes are being sunk for divers in the British Virgin Islands

Three disused planes are being sunk to create an artificial reef system to boost marine life and provide new dive sites in the British Virgin Islands, an archipelago of 60 islands situated just east of Puerto Rico. The three planes have...

Fuzzy Fish | Hakai Magazine

Article body copy The town of Nuiqsut, Alaska, sits on the Kuukpik (Colville) River near the Beaufort Sea. Residents harvest seals and ptarmigan, goose eggs and caribou. But nearly one-third...

Rescue lessons learned at Perthshire gorge

Craighall Gorge on the outskirts of Blairgowrie was the location for a multi-agency training exercise for members of the emergency services recently. Scottish Fire and Rescue Service crews from Blairgowrie, the Perth-based swift water rescue advanced technicians and Police...

Olympic venue gets angry at 470 Worlds >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Enoshima, Japan (August 8, 2019) – Race day 5 today was the day of reckoning at the 2019 470 World Championship as the top-10 medal race line-up was decided in the 470 Men and Women and Tokyo 2020 Olympic...

The Júcar gorge: Spain’s very own grand canyon | Travel

The young woman in Alcalá del Júcar’s tourist office seems surprised when we say we have come from England. “How did you find us?” she asks. “Nobody knows about this place.” Nobody, she means, except the Spanish, and even...

Shifting gears at Test Event

Enoshima, Japan (August 18, 2019) – Compared to yesterday’s strong breeze and big waves, today saw light winds which slightly disrupted the race schedule on Day 2 of Ready Steady Tokyo – Sailing, the official test event of the...

This Eye-Catching Vintage Dive Watch Deserves a Reissue

A distinctive watch design works best if it’s rooted in a genuine purpose and story. In the current climate of vintage rerelease fever, modern brands are plumbing their archives for just that magic combination of elements. We think that...

Schenectady from a different angle – from a kayak

Mohawk Harbor is a hidden gem along the Mohawk River in Schenectady. The picturesque boating spot is tucked away right near Rivers Casino and Resort, directly behind Druthers Brewing Co. It’s not the easiest place to find from the river,...

Low Country Hook sailing race set for Saturday

LOCALLow Country Hook sailingrace set for SaturdayThe Skidaway Island Boating Club hosts the fourth annual Low Country Hook Ocean Race, a major sailing event that takes competitors out into open ocean waters, on Saturday, Aug. 24.The competition, held in...

Sailors encounter floating pumice ‘raft’ drifting across the Pacific Ocean

Sailors in the South Pacific were surprised this month to find themselves sailing through a sea of stone. Australian couple Michael and Larissa Hoult were on their yacht en route to Fiji from Vava'u when they entered a 150-square-kilometer “pumice...

Japan Rugby World Cup: guide to the host cities | Travel

Tokyo Tourists at Senso-ji temple, Asakusa, Tokyo. Photograph: Cristiano Fronteddu/Alamy By Manami Miura, award-winning sake sommelier at the Ginza Kimijimaya liquor store, @sakephygram My city in a nutshellTokyo is a city of gigantic proportions: 47 neighbourhoods slotting together like parts...

AWS Gives Us A Deeper Dive Into Outposts, And It’s Looking Really Good

AWS Outposts Amazon Web Services AWS When I started my firm eight years ago, I used to receive a...

Nibbling on crumbs from The Ocean Race >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

The new ownership for The Ocean Race, formerly The Volvo Ocean Race, is eager to revitalize this offshore, crewed classic. Their first move was to have two classes of boats: the high-performance, foiling, IMOCA 60 class and the one-design...

Five Trapped by Incoming Tide in Remote Cove Rescued After Writing ‘We’re Stuck’ in...

Several kayakers who became trapped in a remote beach cove in the U.K. were rescued this week after scrawling "we're stuck" in the sand, coast guard officials say.A volunteer crew was launched at about 4:30 p.m. Tuesday after a...

Why you should sail to Alaska aboard Disney Cruise Line

A Disney Cruise Line vacation is at the top of many fans’ bucket lists. But when most of us think of Disney Cruise Line, we can’t help but picture Disney’s private island in the Bahamas, Castaway Cay. But Disney Cruise...

Storylines for Week 3 vs. the Cowboys

The Miami Dolphins struggles continue — as does the stockpiling of 1st-round picks leading into Week 3 of the NFL season. This week, the Dolphins are on the road for the first time in 2019. Miami is set to...

Kayaking In Arizona Is Perfect For A Fall Adventure

Fall is the perfect time of year in Arizona to go on a dreamy outdoor adventure. Great weather calls for a fun-filled day of paddleboarding and kayaking! This fall you can go kayaking in Arizona on this massive lake. Located...

Helpful hints for fall fishing | Local News

I have always been on the lookout...

Rock Climbing | Lifestyle News, The Indian Express

When legendary rock band The Police came to India for a performance at Rang Bhawan in Bombay in 1980, the anticipation of the arrival of the band’s iconic line-up — Sting (vocals and bass guitar), Andy Summers (lead guitar)...

Peru, The Blue Mountains and more…

By John Rozentals. Stopping to enjoy the sights along the Great Barrier Reef Drive has become easier with the installation of more than 143 road signs featuring images of swaying palm trees. Hugging the coastline in Tropical North Queensland, it is...

Evolve or Die >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

The success of one design racing rests largely on critical mass. There may be a lot of boats of a type, but if they are not in close proximity, convenient one design racing can’t occur. And if it isn’t...

Smiechowski named A-State swimming, diving coach – Sports – The Evening Tribune

Monday Sep 23, 2019 at 11:24 PM Sep 23, 2019 at 11:24 PM ALFRED — Alfred State Director of Athletics Jason Doviak has named Michael Smiechowski the new swimming & diving coach. Smiechowski has already started his duties.Smiechowski is excited to get going as the start of the season is right around...

North sea cod off the menu after two years of fishing sees stocks halve

 North Sea cod is off the menu at local fish and chip shops after stocks halved in just two years. The Marine Stewardship Council today warns consumers to instead choose pollock, hake or whiting after an alarming drop in numbers. It...

Active holidays in Andalucía

This vast area of southern Spain offers a huge range of sports, including windsurfing, skiing and golf, with the bonus of outstanding cultural and gastronomic delights A winning combination of mountains and coastline makes Andalucía the perfect location for a...

Qualifying complete at RS:X Worlds >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Torbole, Italy (September 25, 2019) – Day 2 of the 2019 RS:X World Championships saw the all important split of the fleets as the racing moved from qualifying series into the final series of racing. For many of the...

‘So what?’: Waheeda Rehman wants to go scuba diving at 81, leaves Twinkle Khanna...

Veteran actor Waheeda Rehman maybe 81 years old but she surely is quite young at heart. Speaking to author Twinkle Khanna in a special interview for Tweak India, Waheeda confessed she wants to go scuba diving .Twinkle asked Waheeda...

Business Beat: Kayak tour provider moves home base

Blazin’ Paddles, which specializes in kayak adventures on the Colorado River, has moved its base of operations to Hoover Dam Lodge. Company owner Ryan Borup said the move offers a better place to meet with customers before the tours start...

Bristol Bay is outgrowing its wastewater infrastructure. Could a fish tax help fix it?

The Bristol Bay Borough has a problem. In the summer, its population of under 1,000 residents increases exponentially, as processors, fishermen and cannery...

Iraq: Death toll climbs in second day of protests

At least seven more Iraqi protesters were killed Saturday in clashes with security forces in Baghdad and the southern town of Nasiriyah, as thousands took part in nationwide anti-government protests, officials said. Similar protests earlier this month were brutally...

Nowra Community Sailing Club’s heat seven resutls

news, latest-news, Conditions were hot and foreboding as Nowra Community Sailing Club prepared to run heat seven of the Kel Campbell Point Score and heat five of the Bomaderry Bowling Club Championship last Saturday afternoon. Various other commitments...

Birding by kayak among upcoming outdoor events – Marin Independent Journal

101 Surf Sports: 115 Third St., San Rafael; 415-524-8492; 101surfsports.com. Ongoing: Lessons and equipment for stand-up paddling, surfing, windsurfing and kiteboarding weekends. Prices vary. Bay Area Discovery Museum: 557 McReynolds Road, Fort Baker, Sausalito; 415-339-3968; baykidsmuseum.org. Ongoing: Kids’ Nature Lab...

‘We’re diving in the deep end’: New Akron school board facing big vote Monday...

This isn’t the campaign trail anymore.The four new members of the Akron Public Schools board of education are facing their first major decision this week, just two weeks after they took their oaths of office.On Monday, the seven-person board...

Humboldt Bay crab fishing season ‘devastated’ by COVID-19 – Times-Standard

Crab fishing in Humboldt County has seen better days, but it’s never been as bad as this, several fishermen said Tuesday. “We could use one word: it’s devastating,” said Harrison Ibach, president of the Humboldt Fishermen’s Marketing Association. “Everything has...

Best of Show Award goes to a kayak fishing product

One of the highlights each year at the International Convention of Sportfishing Trades is the New Product Showcase. As the name implies, it is the place where show attendees can get a close look at many of the new...

‘Don’t panic. We’ll be OK’: Eagles staring down tough uphill climb after back-to-back losses

PHILADELPHIA — Jason Kelce has a simple philosophy when it comes to the big picture for an Eagles team facing an 0-2 hole for the first time since 2015: He just doesn’t pay attention to it.“I try not to look...

Covid isn’t a slippery slope for property in the Fr…

Covid-19 has undoubtedly affected the ski property market. However, local market conditions are helping resorts in the French Alps to weather further effects of coronavirus better than other second-home destinations, according to SkiingProperty.com. Director Julian Walker says despite the pandemic...

Brandt named first female port captain at Corinthian

TIBURON, CA - NOV. 19: Left, former club commodore Diana Fischer and her friend Rosalyn Brandt look out from the Corinthian Yacht Club in Tiburon, Calif. on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020. Brandt has been named the first port captain...

DEEP DIVE: Tier 4 Lockdown in England and International Travel

With the announcement of London and the South East of England is to go into a Tier 4 Lockdown (as of 00:01 today), lets do a little more of a deep dive into what the travel restrictions mean to...

Search for missing Wellington kayaker enters day three

The search for a kayaker missing off Wellington’s South Coast has now entered day three with police divers scouring the bay where his kayak was found. Koyren Campbell, 22, has not been seen since Sunday. His kayak, which he...

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