Janet Alice Constantine Meeks

...queen of the family", she loved fishing, crabbing and being on the water. Janet and her husband Carl helped launch the Coast Guard's annual Juneau Senior Christmas dinner back in 1974. She worked as an accountant in Baltimore, and continued...
Where the world ends up when the ocean spits it out

...removing it. "For every hour we pick up debris, we spend two getting it to the disposal site," O'Connell said. The Coast Guard has helped with that, at times, picking up gathered trash at Sea Lion Cove, a popular Sitka beach on Kruzof Island...
Sockeye marketers look to pink campaign

...include the entire state." Add to that habitat mapping, studying winter prey for beluga whales, and working with the Coast Guard to create an area-wide harbor safety committee. Names for CIRCAC seats are being accepted now. Contact the Kenai...
Eyak's sinking leaves Port Alexander isolated

...a call around 5 a.m. that someone needed help.The Coast Guard helicopter at Air Station Sitka was already busy with...though wet from rain and 20-knot winds.According to the Coast Guard, the Eyak had about 500 gallons of fuel remaining...
Trial begins for Ketchikan fisherman charged in diver death

...remarked that something was wrong with the air he had gotten.Wodyga and Widmyer pulled up her brother, contacted the Coast Guard and started performing CPR, Widmyer testified.Dr. Karl Richey, an emergency room physician, testified that both...
Man gets 4 years for assaulting Coast Guard officer

A 55-year-old Ketchikan resident with an extensive, serious criminal history received a four-year prison sentence on Wednesday for assaulting a Coast Guard officer who was responding to a disturbance on a private boat in September 2013.
Coast Guard event looks back at freighter grounding

...Through the wind and squalls and approaching darkness, the Coast Guard worked to get the crew of the Selendang Ayu off the...helicopters for a living, although he's since retired from the Coast Guard. He also talks about the experience occasionally...
Juneau petty officer returns home after Bering Sea patrol

...embarked helicopter serve as a search and rescue asset for the Coast Guard. As the patrol neared its end, Munro was diverted...South Korean prime minister, Jung Hong-won, praised the Coast Guard for its fast response and willingness to assist.For...
Pure Sole: Not your grandma's jump shot

...Jackson Lehnhart is at Amherst College and they finished in the NCAA Div. III top 20.Kyle Phillips is playing for the Coast Guard Academy, Max Smith is playing at Presbyterian and Taylor Lehnhart at Quest.There are more.And you will see some...
Empire Editorial: Defend the Coast Guard

...will be its focus. That puts the Coast Guard in the crossfire.Alaska's...Navy is not a suitable home, the Coast Guard should be named a coequal service...importance, and it's time that the Coast Guard received the credit it's due...


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