Coast Guard rescues man near Sitka

According to an email from a U.S. Coast Guard spokesman, an Air Station Sitka Jayhawk helicopter crew rescued...and the crew hoisted the 68-year-old man aboard the Coast Guard helicopter without incident.He was taken to Sitka Community...
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 control...vessel back to Auke Bay Harbor, where they were met by Coast Guard personnel who would assist with dewatering efforts if needed...
Warriors end 40-year Finals drought celebrate tonight, but we've still got unfinished business and it's a long time coming for the Bay Area," Warriors guard Klay Thompson said.All five Rockets starters scored at least 10 points, with Dwight Howard leading the way with 18 points...
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Theater gunman's writings ramble, detail 'broken' mind

...even locating the best parking spots.He listed pros and cons for attacks on each theater.He also drew a raw map of the theater complex and a nearby National Guard facility and police station and wrote: "ETA Response (about) 3 mins."
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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 south...
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.
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 hypothermia...Saturday morning until Sunday.The Coast Guard cutter Ospry spent the weekend monitoring...that of others. He commended the Coast Guard and local law enforcement for de-escalating...
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 (sic...I was appalled, as a veteran having served in the Coast Guard over 30 years in many corners of the world, that the President...
Biden reassures Iraqi PM of support

...elite Quds forces in Iran's Revolutionary Guard, offered his own critical assessment of...which is seen as close to the Revolutionary Guard, quoted Soleimani as saying the U.S...fighting in Iraq, though some Revolutionary Guard members have been killed there.Baghdad...
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Writers Weir: Life with my Grandparents

...have over 90 direct descendants. My grandpa Robert Paul Duncan served the army as a Alaska Territorial Guard during WWII. Alaska Territorial Guard was a defense for Alaska. He served until the end of war. Shortly after the war had ended, he said...


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