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'Missing' hikers found in tent

...hikers' vehicle was found at the Thane trailhead about 6 p.m. and searchers spread out to find the trio.Coast Guard spokesman Petty Officer 1st Class Kelly Parker said a Coast Guard Station Juneau small-boat crew transferred a ground team to...
Ex-cop, coastie accused of PFD fraud

...Guard, in the past was stationed at Air Station Sitka, and most recently at Air Station Kodiak.U.S. Coast Guard spokesman Petty Officer Grant DeVuyst said Barela was re-assigned to Coast Guard Base Kodiak after the charges were filed. Barela...
Coast Guard calls off search for overboard Oregon man

...Harbor on Thursday evening in an inflatable Zodiac boat, according to Alaska State Troopers and reported.Coast Guard spokesman Petty Officer 2nd Class Grant DeVuyst said searchers were unable to find any sign Lord after he was reported missing around...
As police make big marijuana bust, alleged farmer escapes in skiff, swearing

...police account states.JPD called the U.S. Coast Guard for assistance, but on Saturday afternoon, Coast Guard spokesman Petty Officer Grant DeVuyst said the 25-foot response boat was unable to find the skiff on Friday. On Saturday, the...
Hiker rescued after a long night

...and that was just a great coordinated effort with the State Troopers and Juneau Mountain Rescue," said Coast Guard Spokesman Petty Officer 3rd Class Walter Shinn. "It was a good ending to a coordinated rescue effort." The State Troopers reported...
Coast Guard responds to flooding ship

...Coast Guard. A failed overboard discharge clamp caused the flooding to the fishing vessel Pillar Bay, Coast Guard spokesman Petty Officer 3rd Class Jonathan Lally stated in the e-mail. The Pillar Bay's crew eventually stopped the flooding...
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Alaska Digest

...Island, one of the Aleutian Islands. "It was the official beginning of the lightering process," said a Coast Guard spokesman, Petty Officer Thomas McKenzie. The freighter, loaded with soybeans on a voyage from Tacoma, Wash., to China, was...
Coast Guard to take testimony on Shell grounding

...operator, are scheduled to testify, as are Coast Guard personnel who assisted with recovery efforts.A Coast Guard spokesman, Petty Officer 1st Class David Mosely, said the hearing could last two weeks.The Kulluk is a 266-foot diameter drilling...
Ship's grounding Monday evening gave tourists a tale to tell of the passengers and inspected the area for pollution; none was found, according to District 17 Coast Guard spokesman Petty Officer Grant DeVuyst."Everything was non-distress," DeVuyst said by phone.Federal law requires commercial...
State Briefs

...trooper spokesman, said troopers followed up all leads but would resume searching if any new leads arise. Coast Guard spokesman Petty Officer Russ Tippets said the agency's command center decided to suspend a search after considering several factors...


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