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Ex-cop, coastie accused of PFD fraud

...Valent Maxwell, a former cop for the city of Klawock on Prince of Wales Island, and in a separate case, U.S. Coast Guard Lt. Cmdr. Geoffrey Michael Barela.Prosecutors with the Anchorage-based Office of Special Prosecutions and Appeals...
Kayak protesters detained after trying to stop Shell oil rig

...the water because they were violating the safety zone around the Polar Pioneer, which departed around 6 a.m., Coast Guard Lt. Dana Warr said. They would be released after receiving violation notices that carry a $500 penalty, he said...
Coast Guard: No damage found on Shell drill ship

...found on a Shell Oil drilling ship that lost its mooring in Alaska's Dutch Harbor, the Coast Guard said Tuesday.Coast Guard Lt. Jim Fothergill said video captured by divers shows no damage or signs of grounding by the 571-foot Noble Discoverer...
Missing 13-year-old girl found alive

...Port Protection on Sunday has been found alive and unharmed, according to Alaska State Troopers and the Coast Guard.Coast Guard Lt. Ryan Erickson of Sector Juneau said in a phone interview he just received news at about noon on Tuesday that Makayla...
Little oil, no impact: Officials say Auke Bay unfazed by Feb. 22 spill

...she said. The Coast Guard investigation into the matter is ongoing, though it will likely be wrapped up soon, said Coast Guard Lt. Cmdr. Matthew York. This spill was estimated at between 50 and 100 gallons. It appeared to be used oil, according...
From the archives: Grounded tanker spills 270,000 barrels of oil off Alaska

...Guard investigators went aboard the tanker, he said."The rock they hit is definitely not in tanker lanes," said Coast Guard Lt. Greg Stewart in Juneau. He said the reef is about 1 1/2 miles outside normal lanes.Gonzales said employees of...
Photo: Coast Guard recognition

U.S . Coast Guard Lt. Dale Shepardson, skipper of the cutter Liberty, receives certificates of appreciation from the State of Alaska and the City...
Local rider pedals for an AIDS cure

Packing a brand new bicycle, Coast Guard Lt. Mary Ann Gosling leaves Friday for the Pallotta TeamWorks Alaska AIDS Vaccine Ride in Fairbanks. The ride, 500 miles in six...
Yzenbaard and Johnson to wed

Lisa Yzenbaard of Onekama, Mich., and Coast Guard Lt. George Johnson of Chicago will marry at 6 p.m., May 28, 2005, at Miramar Marine Aircorps Station in San Diego, Calif...
Change in command aboard the Cutter Liberty

The departing U.S. Coast Guard Lt. Jason Brennell, left, and the incoming Lt. Jon M. Kreischer congratulate one another after the Change of Command Ceremony...


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