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First performers booked in Regatta lineup

April 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — The Unvarnished Music Festival committee had hoped to secure Jalan Crossland as a performer for last year’s event. Unfortunately, he had a previous engagement that took precedence.

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Our own (not-quite-as) tall ship: Two Harbors family returns home after 10 months of tropical sailing

July 25, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

The tall ships and their crews may be hitting the Northland this week, but if you want a personal story of what it’s like to live on the open seas, ask the Gordon family. Continue Reading

Two Harbors family weathers Sandy

November 1, 2012 in Lake County News-Chronicle

The Gordons can now say they’ve survived a hurricane in a sailboat. Continue Reading

Sailing terminology

July 29, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Sailing comes with a new respect for the water, wind and also vocabulary. Continue Reading

Family asks for prayers for 8-year-old boy of involved in sailboat accident

April 9, 2012 in West Central Tribune

MINNEAPOLIS Family members were asking for prayers Sunday for an 8-year-old boy who remained hospitalized after a sailboat accident that claimed the lives of his two brothers. Continue Reading

Teen ends globe-circling voyage in St. Maarten

January 21, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A teenager from the Netherlands sailed into St. Maarten harbor today, ending a yearlong solo journey around the globe aboard a ketch named “Guppy.” Continue Reading

American, 84, plucked from sailboat on 7th solo attempt to round Cape Horn

January 5, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

An 84-year-old American who put out an emergency distress signal while making his seventh attempt to sail alone around the tip of South America was picked up by a Japanese merchant ship and awaiting evacuation by the Chilean navy today.
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White Bear Lake sailing club visits Green Lake in Spicer, Minn.

July 15, 2011 in West Central Tribune

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Happy to have wind in their sails

July 17, 2009 in Hudson Star-Observer

Classes are in session at the fledgling St. Croix Sailing School and no one is complaining about it. The St. Croix Sailing School opened June 22, offering day-long, one-week classes for beginning to advanced sailors ages 7-17, and now for adults as well. Continue Reading