u.s. navy

Tribe, Groups Sue Navy Over Ship Cleaning in Puget Sound
SEATTLE (AP) — The Suquamish Tribe and two environmental groups are suing the U.S. Navy, saying it sent harmful pollutants into Puget Sound when it cleaned a decommissioned aircraft carrier near Bremerton.
The mothballed 60,000-ton USS Independence was cleaned in waters near Bremerton, Washingt…
Navy to Expand Sonar, Other Training Off Northwest Coast
SEATTLE (AP) — The U.S. Navy has finalized a plan to expand sonar testing and other warfare training off the coasts of Washington, Oregon and northern California.
The Navy decided Nov. 4 to implement its preferred plan after a lengthy review that included a determination from the National Marine Fish…
Remains of Revolutionary Gunboat Found
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The remains of a Revolutionary War battleship that burned and sank as the Americans and British struggled for control of Lake Champlain will be in the hands of the U.S. Navy in time for the Fourth of July.
Timbers from the schooner Royal Savage, raised from the lake in 1934, ha…
A Rolling Thunder Memorial Day Tribute
Here is a moving tribute to those men and women who have served in the United States Military to give us the freedom we enjoy everyday. Remember them all. Remember "Freedom Isn't Free."
Last year Staff Sergeant Tim Chambers honored his brothers in arms with a broken w…
To Remember Thoses Who Have Paid The Ultimate Price
While you are enjoying your Memorial Day weekend, the local Veterans of Foreign Wars organization wants you to remember those who have served in the United States military. The 2012 Memorial Day Ceremony will take place at Tahoma Cemetery in Yakima at 10:00 a...