Alaskan leading Arctic discussion

...also weighed in on the appointments, saying Papp's appointment makes sense for the country."I have proudly worked with Admiral Papp for years on behalf of Alaska and the Arctic during his time as Coast Guard Commandant and welcome him to the job with...
Memorial to the Forgotten

...Empire of Japan invaded Attu and Kiska on June 7-8, 1942, it caught Alaska all but defenseless. While the U.S. Navy's admirals knew what was coming, they deliberately let the Japanese attack fall on Alaska in order to trap the Japanese fleet at Midway...
Abel takes controls of Alaska Coast Guard

...Coast Guard District will now be under the command of Rear Admiral Daniel Abel, who is transferring to Alaska from Boston where...mission," he added.The district's outgoing commander, Rear Admiral Thomas Ostebo, is heading to Washington, D.C., where...
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Fourth of July Schedule

...Drive (mountain side), to Main Street, turn left of Main Street, right on Front Street, right on South Franklin down to Admiral Way, to Marine Way, back to Egan Drive and return to the staging area on the waterside of Egan DriveDick Garrison will serve...
Thumbs up, thumbs down

...Ceremony on June 6 at Centennial Hall. And the entire Alaska district is now under the command of Rear Admiral Daniel Abel, who took charge from the district's outgoing commander, Rear Admiral Thomas Ostebo, at a Thursday ceremony.
Today in Sports History

...Willie McFarlane beats Bobby Jones by one stroke in the second round of a playoff to capture the U.S. Open.1937 - War Admiral, ridden by Charles Kurtsinger, wins the Triple Crown with a three-length victory over Sceneshifter in the Belmont Stakes...
Women's Coast Guard symposium starts today

...District 17 command center, and Capt. Melissa Rivera, a commanding officer at the Coast Guard Air Station in Kodiak.Rear Admiral Thomas P. Ostebo, the commander of Coast Guard District 17 in Alaska, will be giving opening remarks, as is Master Chief...
Longest-serving JPD officer retires

...the reports?'"One of the changes Haight is most happy about is when the JPD station moved from the downtown area at 210 Admiral Way to its current location on Alaway Avenue in the Lemon Creek area in 1999.Haight remembers the prior building was small...
Coast Guard admiral asks for Arctic resources

...facilities and equipment in the far north to secure U.S. claims and prepare for increased human activity, according to Rear Admiral Christopher C. Colvin, who is in charge of all Coast Guard operations in Alaska and surrounding waters. "We have to have...
Sports Transactions

...professional tryout contract.CONNECTICUT WHALE - Released F Michael Pelech from a professional tryout agreementMILWAUKEE ADMIRALS - Recalled F Josh Shalla from Cincinnati (ECHL).PEORIA RIVERMEN - Signed F Trevor Lewis to a professional tryout contract...


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