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Hale's Revenge in Honolulu before the departure. Photos courtesy of Kevin Jones

Part I: Hale’s Revenge delivery skipper recounts wave ‘like nothing I’d ever seen’

Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part series. The second installment will run tomorrow, March 27. Experienced sailors sucked in their breath and shook their heads when Three Sheets Northwest first reported the loss of the 32-foot Islander Hale’s Revenge 800 miles out in the Pacific last October. Her three-man crew was rescued […]

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A dating solution for lonely hearts afloat

When you’re feeling lonely and lost out on the sea, now there’s a place to go and find the lady of your dreams, and sail into the sunset where no one hears her screams: SeaCaptainDate.com Those lines are cribbed from the official SeaCaptainDate.com theme song, as featured in this helpful music video advertising the site. […]

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CSI Ship Canal

My partner’s flop had been broken into and his 8-horsepower Yamaha outboard and a propane heater boosted. In his neighborhood, the only surprise was that it hadn’t happened sooner. All the same, we’re talking about a guy with a vindictive streak as wide as the Strait of Juan de Fuca, and he wasn’t going to […]

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