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Firefighters battle two Juneau wildfires

...was in the news recently when three boaters became stranded and were rescued by the Coast Guard on June 27. A Coast Guard spokeswoman told the Empire at the time that the men had started a fire to stay warm as they awaited help.Thompson said...
Photo: Unrest continues

U.S. Coast Guard spokeswoman PA1 Sara Francis points to an image Monday of the Drift River Terminal site at a news conference concerning Mount Redoubt in Anchorage...
Review of Shell's Arctic drilling plan begins

...injunction to remove the activists from the ship and to forbid further boardings.Chief Petty Officer Sara Mooers, a Coast Guard spokeswoman based in Seattle, said early Friday afternoon that they had not received a 96-hour notice of arrival from the...
Guard mulls closing Kodiak golf course

...The course is supposed to be self-sustaining and have Coast Guard members and dependents as majority users, Coast Guard spokeswoman Lt. Veronica Colbath said.But besides losing money since 2010, customer logs show that 60 percent of users...
Noat runs aground on Coast Guard base so. The 42-foot Hail Mary ran aground on the shore of the nation's largest Coast Guard base in Kodiak. Coast Guard spokeswoman Sara Francis said the crew of the seiner radioed in at 10:12 a.m. Tuesday that the boat had gone aground...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...bodies were later spotted in the area, the Coast Guard said. The vessel Arctic Rose had 15 people on board, Coast Guard spokeswoman Marshalena Delaney said. An emergency locator beacon from the vessel began signaling at 3:30 a.m. in an...
Search still on for lost plane

...on Friday. When he didn't return, his friend reported it to the Coast Guard," said Marshalena Delaney, Coast Guard spokeswoman. The searchers have concentrated on the southeast tip of Admiralty Island in Frederick Sound and Stephens Passage...
Ship salvage worker dies in fall

...revive him aboard the ship failed. He was flown to a nearby Coast Guard cutter with a surgeon and a clinic, said Coast Guard spokeswoman Sara Francis. However, he was declared dead about an hour later. The four-member salvage team had just completed...
Fishing boat grounded on rocks near Kodiak

...picked up by the crew of the Sylvia Star. The Coast Guard will conduct a flight over the Unimak Friday afternoon. Coast Guard spokeswoman Sara Francis says the skipper of the Unimak will also survey his grounded fishing vessel from the Sylvia Star...
Armed CG boats escort state ferries

...escorts cruise ships and sends divers to look for underwater bombs. But to protect the integrity of the mission, Coast Guard spokeswoman Gail Dale could not confirm if the Coast Guard is currently involved in either tactic. The guns are an unusual...


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