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Greg Gilbert / The Seattle Times

Saturday, June 1, 2013

Des Moines: On the water, and near everything

Alex Zaputil, 8, navigates the Des Moines Marina waterway in a 7-foot sailboat. The Marina is one of the top attractions in Des Moines. Zaputil has been sailing since he was 4 and his first sailing experience was as an 18-month-old infant aboard his parents’ sailboat.