Federal agency dings Shell for oil rig mishap in Arctic

...representatives sat in on weeks of inquiry led by the Coast Guard, which concluded last year that poor risk assessment...attempting to corral the Kulluk with the repaired Aiviq, a Coast Guard cutter and hired tugs proved unsuccessful. The drill...
Police & Fire for Thursday, May 28, 2015

...get it under control. Troopers contacted the U.S. Coast Guard and stayed on scene while Williams got the flooding under...vessel back to Auke Bay Harbor, where they were met by Coast Guard personnel who would assist with dewatering efforts if needed...
Empire Editorial: If Seattle doesn't want Shell, head north to the future

...the anchor chain of an oil-drilling support ship finally left her post of protest with the assistance of the U.S. Coast Guard.The fact is, if Alaskans thought standing on an anchor chain was enough to convince Shell to leave Seattle, flights...
My Turn: New definition for military 'Dereliction of Duty'

...commencement address to the 218 graduates of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, he identified climate change as an immediate...I was appalled, as a veteran having served in the Coast Guard over 30 years in many corners of the world, that the President...
Photos: Memorial Day salute in Alaskan Memorial Park. The cemetery in the Mendenhall Valley hosted one of several Memorial Day ceremonies held across Juneau. Seen with Hand are three members of the U.S. Coast Guard, including (at right) Lt. Joey Schlosser.
Protester leaves Shell ship; one remains

...Bellingham Bay about 4:30 a.m. Sunday, and the Coast Guard said it obliged.The Arctic Challenger is part...a cold, giant anchor chain," he said.The Coast Guard brought Fuller to Coast Guard Station Bellingham, where he was met by medical...
Coast Guard rescues man near Sitka

According to an email from a U.S. Coast Guard spokesman, an Air Station Sitka Jayhawk helicopter crew...and the crew hoisted the 68-year-old man aboard the Coast Guard helicopter without incident.He was taken to Sitka Community...
Woman hanging on Shell ship since Friday ends drill protest

...around 9:30 a.m. Monday, the Coast Guard said.D'Angelo was checked for...Saturday morning until Sunday.The Coast Guard cutter Ospry spent the weekend...that of others. He commended the Coast Guard and local law enforcement for de-escalating...
Astronaut Steve Swanson's visit excites Ketchikan students

...schools, said Jeremy DeMello, Coast Guard Base Ketchikan's command senior...came up, it was strictly just the Coast Guard, and now we're reaching out...Powers and Swanson also visited the Coast Guard Base Ketchikan during their visit...
Two people chained to Shell ship

...climbing harness on Friday night.The Coast Guard cutter Osprey spent the night monitoring...and are not being harassed by the Coast Guard. But he expressed concern for...Mexico.He confirmed that the Coast Guard was not interfering with Rose...


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