Stories tagged: crab boat
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 3, 2020
A survivor of fatal Alaska crab boat tragedy said the crew went from “sleeping to swimming in about 10 minutes” as rough seas and icing threatened to sink their boat.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 2, 2020
Ashley Boggs of Peru, Indiana, told the Associated Press she was due to marry crew member Brock Rainey, a Kellogg native, after he returned from Alaska. “I’m just praying and …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 1, 2020
Five people were missing and two were rescued after a 130-foot crab fishing vessel from Dutch Harbor, Alaska, sank Tuesday night, the U.S. Coast Guard said.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 28, 2017
Investigators are weighing icy conditions and heavy crab pots as they probe what caused a Seattle-based crab boat with six people aboard to sink in the Bering Sea.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 7, 2017
A hearing into what caused a Seattle-based crab boat with six people aboard to sink in the Bering Sea will focus on weather and human factors, as well as the …
UPDATED: Thu., July 20, 2017
Federal research vessels have located the Destination, the Seattle-based crab boat that went missing Feb. 11 along with six crew, on the bottom of the Bering Sea off the coast …
Tue., April 18, 2017
Celebrity crab-boat captain Sig Hansen won’t face criminal charges on claims that he sexually abused his toddler daughter nearly three decades ago, Snohomish County prosecutors said Tuesday after conducting a …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 24, 2017
The Coast Guard will conduct a Marine Board of Investigation – the highest level of agency inquiry – into the Feb. 11 loss of the crab boat Destination and six …
Tue., Feb. 14, 2017
Dylan Hatfield got one last chance to see his brother and five other crewmen on the Destination, a 98-foot crab boat missing and presumed sunk in the Bering Sea.