VISITORS FLOCK TO KILLYBEGS TO SEE UNIQUE SAIL BOAT

first_imgHundreds of visitors are turning up in Killybegs following the arrival of The Barquentine Thalassa.The boat is an imposing and seaworthy sailer – a three master is one of the most beautiful and fastest sea sailers of the Dutch fleet.The boat is an unusual visitor to the area which is more used to fishing trawlers and the occasional cruise liner. Rigged according to old tradition, the Thalassa is fitted with every modern safety conveniences and combines adventurous sailing and comfortable enjoyment perfectly.The good atmosphere, the tasteful ambience of the saloon, and the comfortable cabins with showers see to it that the guests on board feel immediately at home. VISITORS FLOCK TO KILLYBEGS TO SEE UNIQUE SAIL BOAT was last modified: July 22nd, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Killybegssail boatlast_img read more

UPDATE Shooting victim identified in fair condition at hospital

first_imgThe Clark County Sheriff’s Office has revealed the identity of a man who was shot in the abdomen Tuesday in the Orchards area.Eric O. Luna, 33, of Vancouver is listed in fair condition at Southwest Washington Medical Center, according to a bulletin issued Wednesday by Sgt. Scott Schanaker with the sheriff’s office.The hospital offered no confirmation of Luna’s presence or condition. That can happen because of concerns for a patient’s safety and/or consideration of federal medical-privacy laws.Officials as of Wednesday have made no arrests in the case.Sheriff’s deputies and paramedics were called at 11 a.m. Tuesday to a rental house at 10015 N.E. 72nd Circle in the Sunnyside neighborhood. There, they found that Luna had been shot once, according to the bulletin. Luna was rushed to Southwest and underwent surgery that night, the bulletin said.Schanaker offered a description of two men who were seen leaving on foot. Suspect No. 1 is described as a Hispanic male, 30-32 years old, 5 foot 3 inches tall, approximately 180 pounds, wearing jeans, a green sweater, and a dark-brown baseball cap.last_img read more