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From the archives: Grounded tanker spills 270,000 barrels of oil off Alaska

...the terminal operate for nine days before the line has to shut down, said Alyeska spokesman Tom Brennan.Coast Guard Petty Officer John Gonzales said the tanker's captain was experienced and may have been maneuvering to avoid icebergs from Columbia...
Text of Gov. Parnell's address

...last year:? VPSO Tom Madole? Trooper Tage Toll? Pilot Mel NadingWe also witnessed the courage of Coast Guard Petty Officer Third Class Travis Obendorf, who we lost following a search and rescue mission.We saw that courage last July...
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Coast Guard senior commander on trial for sexual improprieties

FORT RICHARDSON - A young Coast Guard petty officer was the second lover to take the stand in the military...enlisted Coast Guard personnel. The young Coast Guard petty officer faced the military courtroom with tears in her eyes...
Coast Guard identifies 2 slain Guardsmen

...killed Thursday at Coast Guard Communication Station Kodiak.A Coast Guard press release states they are Coast Guard Petty Officer First Class James Hopkins, an electronics technician, and Richard Belisle, a civilian employee and retired Coast...
Seismic sensors placed near Craig for earthquake, tsunami research

...seismometers were placed along a 28-mile section of the Queen Charlotte-Fairweather Fault, according to Coast Guard Petty Officer and spokesman Grant DeVuyst."The Queen Charlotte-Fairweather fault is similar to the northern San Andreas fault...
Coast Guard transports hypothermic man to Juneau

...non-maritime medevac service on Thursday afternoon for a 67-year-old man suffering from hypothermia.Coast Guard Petty Officer First Class Sara Francis said the man was transported via helicopter from Angoon to Juneau for further medical care...
Ship aground on Puffin Island near Kodiak

...of fuel on board."We're aggressively working to stop the fuel tank and to contain what has leaked," Coast Guard Petty Officer Grant DeVuyst said.Two booms have been placed around the beached 174-foot landing craft, and a third boom is...
Coast Guardsman accused of sexual assault found not guilty

...120 of the Uniform Code of Military Justice. Prosecutors alleged Trevino had sexually assaulted a female Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class when she was "substantially incapacitated" by alcohol at a Valdez bar, and later at her apartment...
Crews corral cruise ship that tore loose in Alabama when near hurricane-strength winds blew their guard shack over. The other man was rescued.Coast Guard Petty Officer 2nd Class Bill Colclough said the missing man worked for BAE Systems that runs the shipyard. Authorities are unsure...
Tires from plane found

...from Station Juneau found two (unmounted) tires by Middle Point on the back side of Douglas Island," said Coast Guard Petty Officer Darrell Wilson early this afternoon. "A mechanic who worked on the plane is pretty confident they're from the...


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