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Woman dives off dock, rescued by Coast Guard

...unresponsive until Coast Guard members in the boat administered first aid and detected a faint pulse, said Coast Guard District 17 spokesman Petty Officer 2nd Class Grant DeVuyst."Right as they began to perform first aid, she became responsive...
Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater

...any tracks or scents that would lead us to continue the search for the time being," Petty Officer Shawn Eggert of District 17's Public Affairs Office said in a phone interview.Coast Guard officials expressed condolences to Keithahn's family...
No sign of missing Auke Bay boater

...continued Tuesday evening and will pick up again at first light today, said Coast Guard Petty Officer Shawn Eggert of District 17's Public Affairs Office."As long as we believe there's a chance, or we have information that we believe might...
Coast Guard District 17 Prevention Chief retires

...of the U.S. Coast Guard's District 17 prevention division has retired...Juneau Arts & Culture Center, said District 17 spokesman Petty Officer Grant the acting prevention chief.District 17 encompasses all of Alaska...
Women's Coast Guard symposium starts today

...a command duty officer with the District 17 command center, and Capt. Melissa...the commander of Coast Guard District 17 in Alaska, will be giving opening...Chief Petty Officer Rodney Storle, District 17's command master chief.Coast...
New captain on deck

...considering Sector Juneau's high success rate."Sector Juneau has completed every mission and every task given," District 17 Commander Rear Adm. Thomas Ostebo said. "And that's not luck."Ostebo assured guests that he would not talk for...
Coast Guard honors Fran Ulmer at ceremony

...Lt. Governor and current chair of the U.S. Arctic Research Commission Fran Ulmer Saturday received a Coast Guard District 17 coin from the district commander, Rear Adm. Thomas Ostebo, in honor of the work Ulmer has done on behalf of the Coast...
Coast Guard stresses safety during National Safe Boating Week

...approaches, United States Coast Guard District 17 is actively encouraging safety...said Lt. j.g. James Dooley of District 17's Sector Juneau Enforcement Division...big difference."According to District 17 recreational boating safety specialist...
220 years of service

...Wednesday, and the men and women of District 17 Sector Juneau joined in those celebrations...efforts to aid marine navigators. District 17 has five black hulls: Maple...anyone else because of sex." District 17 spokeswoman Lt. j.g. Kelly...
Buoy Tender Roundup docking in Juneau

...will throw their dock lines around the pilings at USCG District 17 station Juneau this week for the annual Buoy Tender Roundup...Buoy Tender Roundup was first instituted in 1982," District 17 coordinator Lt. j.g. Kelly Hansen said. "That was...


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