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Saturday Challenge

...training was held before, and I accidentally interrupt CCFR firefighters in training. CCFR Capt. John Krebsbach very nicely escorts me to the right place, a classroom inside the main building."Is the instructor expecting you?" he asks."Nope." I...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-20/saturday-challenge
Local
Wells Fargo Bank presents donation to Healing Hand Foundation

...needs including, medical equipment, prescriptions and patient escort travel. Since 2002, the Foundation has given out more than...more than 2 million frequent flier air miles provided patient escort travel for essential support. Sealaska has further established...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-11-16/wells-fargo-bank-presents-donation-
Neighbors
Empire Editorial: Our need for more icebreakers keeps getting cold shoulder

...is America's leading service in scientific research afloat. Look to the south, where private and foreign icebreakers now escort supply ships to Antarctica, a role American icebreakers once played.We're not interested in an icebreaker race with Russia...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-11-18/empire-editorial-our-need-more-icebre
Opinion
Concerns rise over new Coast Guard rules

...laws regarding spill reporting, tug boat escorts or oil spill contingency plans, they...example, Washington state requires tug escorts for all tankers entering the Strait of...would be prevented from requiring those escorts, said Maia Bellon, the state's Ecology...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-16/concerns-rise-over-new-coast-guard-rule
State
Alaska Editorial: Coast Guard proposes regulation to follow law

...possible to require two tugboat escorts for double-hull oil tankers...the sound have had two tug escorts since 2008. It's important...spill, Congress required two escort tugs in the sound. However...the rocks. With the help of escort tugs, disaster has been averted...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-08-21/coast-guard-proposes-regulation-follo
Opinion
Come tour the ice breaker Healy

...Its primary mission is scientific support, but it also is capable of other operations, including search and rescue, ship escort, environmental protection and enforcement of laws and treaties in the Polar Regions.The Healy will be the second ice breaker...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-09-03/come-tour-ice-breaker-healy
Local
Longtime captain learned to walk on family boats

...sheets and floes. All winter the tugs are called for "ice escorts," which involve one of the company's two ice-class tugs...gets so thick that barges can't get through even with an escort.And let's face it, Anderson said: There are prettier...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-08-12/longtime-captain-learned-walk-family-bo
State
Accumulated fragments: William Healey Dall

...In 1924, when he was nearly 80, Dall retired from government service. He died in 1927.The leapfrogging porpoise that escorts ships through Alaska's waters is Dall's porpoise, and the beautiful, white-furred mountain sheep that dares the blizzards...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-05-12/accumulated-fragments-william-heale
Neighbors
On return trek from the Arctic, heavy ice breaker stops in Juneau

...S. military base McMurdo Station in Antarctica and the South Pole Station (it breaks a channel through the sea ice and escorts a tanker ship in with fuel and a container ship with food and supplies), and supporting science missions in the Arctic...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-08-04/return-trek-arctic-heavy-ice-breaker-st
Local
Notre Dame, Alabama arrive for BCS title game

...Alabama in Miami, the teams about equidistant from Sun Life Stadium - the site of Monday's showdown for the title.Police escorts awaited the bus caravans, and all players were getting a gift bag that some started digging through immediately, even before...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-01-03/notre-dame-alabama-arrive-bcs-title-ga
Sports

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