Sea chanteys add high note to WhaleFest

...of Coast Guard Air Station Sitka, can attest to the value of the chanteyman from his experience as a cadet at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy at New London, Connecticut.Sineti said there's a difference between chanteys - which are always sung...
Coast Guard studies shipping lanes for Bering Sea routes

...easier for ships to plot routes through the environmentally sensitive Bering Strait, and is prompting concerns among U.S. Coast Guard officials about the potential dangers of a vessel crashing and leaking oil.The Coast Guard is taking steps to plot...
Search on for Wrangell fisherman

Alaska State Troopers and the U.S. Coast Guard are searching for a Wrangell boater who embarked...helicopter crew searched again Monday, alongside the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Anacapa.Commander Burd said the Coast Guard...
New ferries on schedule, on budget

...system might not have ships available to serve Prince Rupert.The ferry system had applied for a waiver from the U.S. Coast Guard but didn't receive it. "We thought we had it, and at the last minute it kind of turned on us," Falvey said...
Around town for Tuesday, Nov. 10

...The Stars Tonight" on the Spitz projector. Free.U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary monthly meeting, 6:30-8:30 p.m., U.S. Coast Guard Station Juneau Buoy Deck, 345 Egan Drive. Those...
Coast Guard to train, fire off blanks

The U.S. Coast Guard in Juneau will hold machine gun tactics training with blank ammunition as part of its annual training from 9:30-11:30 a...
Cause of diesel spill in Cold Bay under investigation

The U.S. Coast Guard, Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation and Frosty Fuel, LLC, established a unified command Friday in response to a...
Photo: On the lookout

...holds up his son, Craig, 5, so he can look through the 20-power binoculars on the bridge of the polar icebreaker U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy during public tours on Friday. The ship stopped in Juneau during a return trip to its Seattle base...
Juneau Chamber of Commerce presents Lifetime Achievement and Citizen of the Year awards

...for "Distinguished Service to Youth."During his time with Capital City Fire & Rescue, Reifenstein received the U.S. Coast Guard's Meritorious Public Service Award as a member of the response team to the downed helicopters on the Juneau Ice...
Alaska's fishing fatalities are dropping, no matter how you mix the numbers

The deadliest catch is getting a lot less deadly.Last week, the U.S. Coast Guard reported to the North Pacific Fishery Management Council that for the first time in known history, no one died on the job while...


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