Mare Island

Veterans reunite after nearly 50 years

Three Navy sailors reunited last month for the first time in 49 years since they had training school together at Mare Island in 1963. With a little help from social networking web ...

Hook a sturgeon, and you're in for one thrilling fight

Really, there’s nothing to sturgeon fishing. But once you get one hooked, a sturgeon can provide the thrill of a tremendous fight on your hands.There’s effective sturge ...

Buck Gein: Low-key, authentic American hero

It’s not often that you meet and talk with a real American hero. Buck Gein is 91 years old and is the real deal, a B-24 navigator with 35-plus bombing missions during World War I ...