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Outgoing Cmdr. Rear Adm. Arthur E. Brooks, left, and incoming Cmdr. Rear Adm. Christopher C. Colvin salute the colors during a Change of Command ceremony for the Sevententh Coast Guard District on Thursday at Centennial...
Chamber updated on 2010 Coast Guard operations

...the Juneau Chamber of Commerce just how busy the Coast Guard was in 2010, and what that means for the state. Rear Adm. Christopher Colvin went through a variety of statistics illustrating Coast Guard operations throughout the state, rather...
Engine problems sideline Coast Guard icebreaker

...excessive wear in 33 cylinder assemblies. A Coast Guard spokesman said repairs will take until at least January. Rear Adm. Christopher Colvin, commander of the 17th Coast Guard District, called the development disappointing. The vessel had been...
Veterans Day ceremony fills Centennial and ANB Halls

...We must heed the words of our first Commander-In-Chief George Washington," said keynote speaker and Rear Adm. Christopher C. Colvin, commander of the 17th Coast Guard District. "The willingness with which our young people will fight...
Marine Exchange earns public service award

...received one of the highest civilian awards offered by the Coast Guard - the Meritorious Public Service Award. Rear Adm. Christopher Colvin, 17th District commander, presented the Coast Guard's second-highest public service award Thursday...
Coast Guard cutter visits Juneau

...Alameda, Calif. Tactical command for the Alaska patrol was under Coast Guard District 17 and its commander, Rear Adm. Christopher C. Colvin. This was the last scheduled Alaskan patrol for the Hamilton as it will be decommissioned this year...
Coast Guard investigates tugboat grounding

...statements to investigators and are cooperating. Rear Adm. Christopher Colvin says he has the same questions everybody...They were just out on a normal ice patrol," said Rear Adm. Christopher Colvin. Crowley Maritime Corp., the owner of...
Rush eases into Coast Guard Station Juneau pier

...visiting Juneau to help celebrate the 17th Coast Guard District's change of command ceremony this morning. Rear Adm. Christopher Colvin has been reassigned to Pacific Area Coast Guard in Alameda, Calif. and Rear Adm. Tom Ostebo takes over...
Deal reached in Coast Guard commander's trial

...senior-junior sexual relationships result in unfair advantages and are contrary to good order and discipline," Rear Adm. Christopher C. Colvin said in a statement. "The resolution to this case should send a strong message that conduct unbecoming...
Operation Santa Claus brings 'Joy to the world' for Hoonah

...coordinated effort with coast guard station Sitka and the air guard." The 17th Coast Guard District's head "elf," Rear Adm. Christopher Colvin, said "It is wonderful to participate, especially with the sadness in Hoonah, to bring this holiday...


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