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Filipina honored for effort 'from the heart'

...Filipino Community Center to give Strickler the UAS Meritorious Service Award for her dedication to strengthening relations...the person just right to be recognized" for the Meritorious Service Award, Rafael Castanos said. Out of eight nominees...
New captain on deck

...going to embrace you."Greene comes to Juneau with 26 years of experience. Her accolades include the Coast Guard Meritorious Service Award, four Commendation Medals and the Commandant's Letter of Commendation. When she enlisted, Greene didn't...
Coast Guard cutter skipper retires

...and stories of life onboard the Munro."From the time my wife and I arrived in Alaska two years ago it has been one incredible adventure after another," Cawthorn said.Cawthorn received a Meritorious Service Medal during the ceremony.
Dean Williams

...Rotary's Man of the Year in 1968, and, in 2008, the University of Alaska-Southeast honored Dean and Edna with a Meritorious Service award for their years of service to the community of Juneau. Te couple was also honored to serve as Grand Marshalls...
Neighbors Briefs

Lieutenant governor awarded Lieutenant Governor Loren Leman was presented with the Meritorious Service Award on July 24, in recognition of promoting selective service compliance legislation. Charlie Smith, Alaska director of Selective...
Juneau man appointed to oversee ferry system

...Engineering from Purdue University in 1991. During his military career Neussl received the Legion of Merit, four Meritorious Service Medals, three Coast Guard Commendation Medals, the Coast Guard Achievement Medal and a Commandant's Letter...
Young crewman receives high honor

...Officer 3rd Class Josh McMullen. "Congratulations! And well done!" McMullen was presented with the Coast Guard Meritorious Service Medal, citing heroic service in the performance of his duty on Sept. 7, 2009 while training in California. During...
Juneau homecoming

...six-month tours in war zones, will make a boy grow up quickly. In June, he received the Army Commendation Medal for meritorious service. A fire team leader in the 101st Airborne Division, his job in Afghanistan and Iraq was to lead a team of three...
Era helicopter goes down in Cook Inlet

...was a highly respected pilot and called to fly in conditions that grounded others. In 1986, Larson received a meritorious service award for his work evacuating residents of Crown Point, near Seward, after a rail tank car began leaking...
Alaska Digest

...past rescue KODIAK - At a small ceremony in a conference room at the Kodiak Coast Guard Base, an air medal for meritorious service was awarded to a Valdez man who helped save 10 lives during a harrowing and exhausting rescue mission 28 years...


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