Refine Search

Robert Dela Vergne

...Men's Bowling League, Friday Night Kings and Queens Bowling League, Chief Warrant Officers Association, Chief Petty Officers Association, Loyal Order of the Moose, Fraternal Order of Eagles. He was also an avid fishermen, and enjoyed driving...
Juneau petty officer returns home after Bering Sea patrol

...the Bering Sea.Among the returning crewmembers was Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Soristo, of Juneau, who served as...Soristo will soon be advancing to the rank of chief petty officer."I am extremely proud of the men and women who crew...
Coast Guard rescues hunter near Sitka

...overdue by his wife has been rescued from a mountain near Sitka.The Coast Guard conducted the rescue Wednesday.Petty Officer 1st Class Shawn Eggert says the man's wife told police he left to hunt Tuesday and she expected him back that day...
Smoke on the water

...Guard."We are going to continue to enforce federal laws in all navigable waters of the U.S.," explained Chief Petty Officer Kip Wadlow, spokesman for the Coast Guard in Alaska."Navigable waters" include any inlet, bay, channel, canal...
USCG petty officers accused of wasting game avoid criminal convictions

Two U.S. Coast Guard petty officers accused of failing to salvage...non-criminal violation. The petty officers second class pleaded guilty to...Guard District 17 spokesman Chief Petty Officer Kip Wadlow said the Coast Guard...
Woman dives off dock, rescued by Coast Guard

...Guard members in the boat administered first aid and detected a faint pulse, said Coast Guard District 17 spokesman Petty Officer 2nd Class Grant DeVuyst."Right as they began to perform first aid, she became responsive and was that way when they...
Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater

...direction he might have traveled or any tracks or scents that would lead us to continue the search for the time being," Petty Officer Shawn Eggert of District 17's Public Affairs Office said in a phone interview.Coast Guard officials expressed condolences...
No sign of missing Auke Bay boater

...Juneau resident Paul Keithahn continued Tuesday evening and will pick up again at first light today, said Coast Guard Petty Officer Shawn Eggert of District 17's Public Affairs Office."As long as we believe there's a chance, or we have information...
Juneau police arrest tour boat captain for DUI

...arrested by police after the U.S. Coast Guard took control of the tour boat outside Auke Bay near Juneau, Coast Guard Petty Officer Diana Honings said.The Coast Guard boarded the vessel after receiving the tip, she said."They did a field sobriety...
Firearm theft, illegal shooting case Juneau, according to prior Coast Guard press releases available online.Coast Guard District 17 spokesman Chief Petty Officer Kip Wadlow said the Coast Guard is investigating the alleged offense and is cooperating with Alaska State Troopers...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback