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Ferry Malaspina rescues one as two drown in sinking Canadian landing craft

...ferry picked up one person using their fast boat," Lt. Cmdr. Jones said. "That person was transported to the Canadian Coast Guard lifeboat Cape Palmerston and to shore."Emergency responders on shore lit the shoreline with car headlights...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-20/ferry-malaspina-rescues-one-two-drown-s
State
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down

...Saturday, the Malaspina and her crew rescued a person from an overturned boat and successfully transferred them to the Canadian Coast Guard. Unfortunately, other members of the small boat's crew were killed in the accident. Still, we must credit...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-20/empire-editorial-thumbs-thumbs-down-o
Opinion
Tourism expected to hold the line in 2014

...Binkley said.Passed in 2010, Emission Control Area standards required ships operating within 200 miles of U.S. or Canadian coasts to burn fuel containing less than 0.1 percent sulfur by 2015.In September, Carnival Corp., the world's largest...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-18/tourism-expected-hold-line-2014
State | Local
Between strait and sea: Ottawa's Northwest Passage dilemma with implications for Alaska

...Canadian protest or, as in the case of the Nordic Orion, under the regulatory oversight of Transport Canada and the Canadian Coast Guard. If usage of these waters is the yardstick to determine its classification, use of the Passage as a thoroughfare...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-02-01/between-strait-and-sea-ottawas-northw
Opinion
Winds and ice stop adventurers' Northwest Passage journey

...jet-skiers near Cambridge Bay, the crew of the Canadian Coast Guard Icebreaker Sir Wilfred rescued the American...beginning in April 1970, the ship, accompanied by the Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker Louis S. St-Laurent, turned back...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-09-20/winds-and-ice-stop-adventurers-northwes
State
US, Canada conduct Bering Strait spill drill

...increasing concerns over Arctic shipping, U.S. and Canadian coast guard vessels have conducted their first joint Arctic...Guard cutter SPAR, a 225-foot buoy tender, and the Canadian Coast Guard's 272-foot icebreaker Sir Wilfrid Laurier...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-08-05/us-canada-conduct-bering-strait-spill-d
State
Photo: Buoy Tender Olympics

...roundup brings together the crews of six buoy tenders: SPAR, Fir, Maple, Henry Blake and Anthony Petit, and the Canadian coast guard vessel Bartlett. The five-day event will allow crewmembers to receive specialized training in areas such...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-07-19/photo-buoy-tender-olympics
Local
A fake town

...way, the suggested alternative to the Alaskan cruises was "cruise ships and schooners sailing the New England and Canadian coasts or the spectacular fjords of Scandinavia." Jeff Hill Juneau

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122304/let_20041223016.shtml
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...the United States, where he has been working on the investigation into the 1998 crash of a Swissair plane off the Canadian coast in which 229 people died, the ministry said. Air traffic officials identified the plane as belonging to Avisto...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011300/Bre_news.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Monday that the group needed help, said Lt. Kevin Dunn, who helped arrange the rescue with Canadian officials. The Canadian Coast Guard's Rescue Coordination Center in Trenton, Nova Scotia, arranged the rescue by the Twin Otter, which left...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051600/Loc_pole.shtml

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