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For new Coast Guard head, mission still the same

...Guard may be new to town - he took over for outgoing Rear Admiral Thomas Ostebo in June - but the mission of District...essentially remained the same since it was formed, Rear Admiral Daniel Abel said Thursday during a speech at the weekly...
My Turn: Steps taken to prevent future Coast Guard wildlife violations

...can assure you we all seek to earn your trust, on and off duty, as we "stand the watch on the Last Frontier."? Rear Admiral Dan Abel is commander of the 17th Coast Guard District.
Alaska's Coast Guard leadership in transition

...and Alaska loves the Coast Guard. ? Colvin has served as 17th Coast Guard District Commander since July, 2009. Rear Admiral Ostebo will assume command of the 17th Coast Guard District today. Colvin's new assignment will be as Deputy Commander...
International search and rescue

...sank in the Bering Sea, the U.S. Coast Guard in Alaska is preparing to wind down its search and rescue mission.Rear Admiral Daniel Abel, the commander of Coast Guard District 17 which covers all of Alaska, said the Coast Guard will be handing...
Abel takes controls of Alaska Coast Guard

...Coast Guard District will now be under the command of Rear Admiral Daniel Abel, who is transferring to Alaska from Boston...he added.The district's outgoing commander, Rear Admiral Thomas Ostebo, is heading to Washington, D.C...
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Thumbs up, thumbs down

...the entire Alaska district is now under the command of Rear Admiral Daniel Abel, who took charge from the district's outgoing commander, Rear Admiral Thomas Ostebo, at a Thursday ceremony.
Gulf over cruise ships

...agreement for the industry to fund a $53,000 air-quality monitoring program in Juneau this summer. The Coast Guard's Rear Admiral Thomas J Barrett, DEC Commissioner Michele Brown and Dean Brown, Chairman of the Northwest Cruiseship Association...
Women's Coast Guard symposium starts today

...District 17 command center, and Capt. Melissa Rivera, a commanding officer at the Coast Guard Air Station in Kodiak.Rear Admiral Thomas P. Ostebo, the commander of Coast Guard District 17 in Alaska, will be giving opening remarks, as is Master...
Cmdr of Coast Guard vessel reassigned

...command climate." While the investigation continues, preliminary results led the Coast Guard commander for Alaska, Rear Admiral Thomas Ostebo, to temporarily relieve Seaton of his command. Seaton has been reassigned to Air Station Sitka for the...
Sitka Coast Guardsman sentenced to jail, discharged for child pornography offense

...confinement and mitigated the discharge from dishonorable to "bad conduct." That was agreed to by District 17 Commander Rear Admiral Thomas P. Ostebo, the convening authority of the court-martial.Grover pleaded guilty to attempted possession of...


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