KODIAK, Alaska â€” The Coast Guard and Sitka Mountain Rescue located a missing boater and safely reunited him with his family in Sitka Sound Tuesday.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska â€” The Coast Guard rescued five crewmembers from the tug vessel Polar Wind which ran aground and began taking on water 20 miles east of Cold Bay at 8:58 p.m. Tuesday.
SEATTLE â€“ The nationâ€™s only operational polar ice breaker, Coast Guard Cutter Healy is scheduled to arrive U.S. Coast Guard Base Seattle, Pier 36, Nov. 10, 2012 at 10 a.m., after an 84-day deployment to the Arctic.
JUNEAU, Alaska â€” The Coast Guard completed Arctic Shield 2012 Wednesday after a successful summer season of sustained operations and outreach efforts in the Arctic.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska â€” The Coast Guard 17th District is encouraging commercial fishermen to make safety a top priority following the deaths of four commercial fishermen within the past month.
KODIAK, Alaska â€” The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Healy is inviting the public to tour the Coast Guardâ€™s newest and most technologically advanced polar ice breaker during their open house Thursday and Friday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at South Franklin Dock in Juneau.
JUNEAU, Alaska â€“ Coast Guard Sector Juneau personnel will welcome the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Chandeleur during a ceremony at the Buoy Deck in Juneau Friday at 1 p.m.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska â€“ The Coast Guard rescued four boaters and their dog near Sitka Friday marking the busiest search and rescue week this summer for the Coast Guard 17th District.
KODIAK, Alaska â€” A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Forward Operating Location Barrow rescued two people from a plane crash 160 miles south of Barrow Friday night.