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The dos and H2don'ts of Alaskan waters

...her firm stance. Wearing a life jacket is the No. 1 rule of water safety Morgan teaches, and she's not alone. Mike Folkerts, a recreational boating safety specialist with the US Coast Guard takes a hardline stance on life vests. Federal...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-04-13/dos-and-h2donts-alaskan-waters
Neighbors
Photo: Friendly reminder

Mike Folkerts, a recreational boating safety specialist with the U.S. Coast Guard, stands Tuesday next to a shoreside box containing life...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072507/loc_20070725023.shtml
News
Coast Guard Auxiliary sends two to work with FEMA on storm relief

...seasons on record. Juneau's Paul Brohard is working as a supervisor at the Disaster Recovery Center in Dallas, said Mike Folkerts, Coast Guard Auxiliary commander for District 17, covering the state of Alaska. Verlyn Renke, also of Juneau...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101805/loc_20051018026.shtml
News
Volunteers assist Coast Guard

...lifeboat. "Oh, come on! Is this fun or what?" said Mike Folkerts. The Folkerts were originally drawn to the Coast Guard...too. "It makes a pretty easy job for us," said Mike Folkerts aboard his 37-foot Bayliner. "I love being distressed...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090909/loc_491251164.shtml
Coast Guard urges safe holiday boating

...get into trouble and extra gear for camping and hunting can all add up to contribute to a boating accident," said Mike Folkerts, Coast Guard District 17 Recreational Boating Safety Specialist. "Wear your lifejacket, keep a means of communication...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090609/reg_490253253.shtml
Coast Guard stresses safety during National Safe Boating Week

...steps before you head out can make a big difference."According to District 17 recreational boating safety specialist Mike Folkerts, there were 11 recreational boating deaths that occurred during 2010,"Although the number was the lowest in 40...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2011-05-24/coast-guard-stresses-safety-during-nati
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Around Town

...mariedrakeplanetarium.com. Juneau Yacht Club monthy dinner and program, 6:30 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. With Mike Folkerts presenting the 2009 Recreation Boating Safety Requirements. Details: David, 586-4886. The Grand Finale: Juneau-Douglas...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051909/loc_441623765.shtml
Around Town

...mariedrakeplanetarium.com. Juneau Yacht Club monthy dinner and program, 6:30 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. With Mike Folkerts presenting the 2009 Recreation Boating Safety Requirements. Details: David, 586-4886. The Grand Finale: Juneau-Douglas...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051509/loc_440189391.shtml
Around Town

...mariedrakeplanetarium.com. Juneau Yacht Club monthy dinner and program, 6:30 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. With Mike Folkerts presenting the 2009 Recreation Boating Safety Requirements. Details: David, 586-4886. The Grand Finale: Juneau-Douglas...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051709/loc_440932235.shtml
Around Town

...mariedrakeplanetarium.com. Juneau Yacht Club monthy dinner and program, 6:30 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. With Mike Folkerts presenting the 2009 Recreation Boating Safety Requirements. Details: David, 586-4886. The Grand Finale: Juneau-Douglas...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051809/loc_441240363.shtml

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