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Former Coast Guard officer posthumously awarded Coast Guard Meritorious Public Service medal

Rear Adm. Christopher Colvin, commander of the 17th Coast Guard District, posthumously awarded Carl H. Lautenberger the Coast Guard Meritorious Public Service...
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Chamber updated on 2010 Coast Guard operations

...Juneau Chamber of Commerce just how busy the Coast Guard was in 2010, and what that means for the state. Rear Adm. Christopher Colvin went through a variety of statistics illustrating Coast Guard operations throughout the state, rather than concentrating...
Photo: Joint effort to combat illegal fishing

...Daerbaev, left, chief of the Northeast Border Directorate of the Federal Security Service of Russia, and Rear Adm. Christopher Colvin, right, commander 17th Coast Guard District, examine documents Wednesday in Anchorage. The two commanders signed...
Colvin honored at change of command ceremony

Christopher Colvin wasn't quite the Coast Guard rear admiral he is now when, at age 3, his father took a detour on their daily visit to the train...
Coast Guard's Alaska district command to change

...Guard's Alaska district is getting a new commander. Rear Admiral Arthur Brooks will be relieved by Rear Admiral Christopher Colvin as head of the 17th Coast Guard District at a change-of-command ceremony July 16 at Juneau's Centennial Hall...
Coast Guard officer is charged with indecent acts

...court-martial or dropping the charges altogether. Eggen said the final determination will be made by Rear Admiral Christopher Colvin, district commander. Meanwhile, the investigation continues. Hamilton took the Anchorage position in August...
Coast Guard captain says affairs were not criminal

...court-martial or dropping the charges. The final determination, which could take months, will be made by Rear Admiral Christopher Colvin, district commander. Hamilton is charged with 30 violations of the Uniform Code of Military Justice. Military...
Boating Safety office receives service award

ANCHORAGE - Rear Adm. Christopher Colvin, 17th District commander, presented the Meritorious Public Service Award to the Alaska Office of Boating Safety on Feb. 14...
Coast Guard's newest cutter to visit Juneau today

...Bertholf on Monday with USCG 17th District Chief of Staff Captain Norman Custard and District Commander Rear Adm. Christopher Colvin. The Bertholf will be open for public viewing on Monday from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. to...
Rush eases into Coast Guard Station Juneau pier

...Juneau to help celebrate the 17th Coast Guard District's change of command ceremony this morning. Rear Adm. Christopher Colvin has been reassigned to Pacific Area Coast Guard in Alameda, Calif. and Rear Adm. Tom Ostebo takes over. The Rush...


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