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Charges reduced in 'problem bear' killing

...only a $75 fine, which he paid on his way out the door.Houck, 43, a waterways management chief for the Coast Guard command center in Juneau and a former commanding officer of a Coast Guard cutter, could have been sentenced to up to a year...
Coast Guard rescues 2 from vessel sinking near Petersburg

...24-foot pleasure craft Deborah K under tow and safely transported its passengers to the port in Petersburg. Coast Guard command center watchstanders at Sector Juneau received a call from passengers aboard the Deborah K reporting they had struck...
Boater reported missing near Coghlan Island

...thus far has been unsuccessful and the Coast Guard is asking anyone who saw Keithahn or the vessel to call the Coast Guard Command Center in Juneau at 907-463-2980.The Spellbound has since been towed to Auke Bay and is in police custody. Keithahn's...
International search and rescue

...and to continue to plan for the daily events," Abel told reporters during a press briefing Wednesday at the Coast Guard Command Center in Juneau. "So it's more SAR planning than SAR execution, and let the South Koreans take over the on-scene...
State Briefs

...called the Coast Guard around 6:25 a.m. to report receiving an emergency radio signal. The 17th District Coast Guard Command Center in Juneau sent a helicopter from Air Station Sitka to the area indicated by the EPIRB signal. The Sitka Volunteer...

...notification at 1:57 a.m. that the Mitkof struck a rock and began flooding. Search and rescue coordinators at the Coast Guard Command Center in Juneau directed the launch of a Jayhawk helicopter and crew from Air Station Sitka and a small boat from the...
Alaska Digest

...Sainz, 42, of Ketchikan, was missing at Bakewell Lake about 40 miles east of Ketchikan. A spokesman for the Coast Guard command center in Juneau said Sainz and two other Forest Service employees were working in a boat on the lake. They apparently...
Search still on for lost plane

...Cessna 180 float plane in the vicinity of Admiralty Island, Frederick Sound or Stephens Passage contact the Coast Guard Command Center at (800) 478-5555 or the nearest Coast Guard unit. Julia O'Malley can be reached at jomalley@juneauempire...
Dry cell phone saves 3 wet friends off Douglas

...Thursday morning. "I believe it was the coldest I've ever been," said Thomas Josephson, who talked to the Coast Guard Command Center while clinging to the capsized 14-foot johnboat. Coast Guard Public Affairs Specialist Thomas McKenzie said...
Juneau trade group probes oceans with vessel tracking system

...rescuers searched the Bering Sea for the Arctic Rose after the fishing boat relayed a single distress signal to his Coast Guard command center in Juneau. It wasn't until July that year that rescuers recovered all 15 victims. It was one of the most...


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