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Soldotna-bound missing plane found

...Patrol was working with the U.S. Coast Guard and the National Guard during the search. The Coast Guard issued an emergency broadcast in...Center forwarded inquiries to the Coast Guard's public affairs office, which...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-29/soldotna-bound-missing-plane-found
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Things to know before you go fishing

...questions to ask prospective companies before choosing a guide. Here are some suggested questions: Do you have a valid Coast Guard license? Are you insured? Is the cabin big enough for all the passengers (deep sea fishing)? Is it heated? Is...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/explore-the-kenai/information/things-to-know-before-
Information
Coast Guard event looks back at freighter grounding

...and approaching darkness, the Coast Guard worked to get the crew of the Selendang...the ship except the captain and a Coast Guard rescue swimmer, a big wave hit...the ocean.The members of the Coast Guard in the helicopter and one of the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-12-29/coast-guard-event-looks-back-at-frei
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Cannabis coalition hears from community

...Larry Shafer wanted to know how marijuana could be transported to remote Alaska villages on a boat when the U.S. Coast Guard follows federal law. Shafer said he viewed marijuana as a gateway drug to harder illegal substances, something he...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-12-17/cannabis-coalition-hears-from-commun
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What others say: Defend the Coast Guard

The U.S. Coast Guard rescues Alaskans. Now, it's the...Security Act, authority over the U.S. Coast Guard was transferred from the Department...In recent years, we've seen the Coast Guard's budget slashed even as its duties...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-12-17/what-others-say-defend-the-coast-
Opinion
Community news and notes

...has been accepted into the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Corps. She will attend the Coast Guard Academy in New London, Connecticut for the Basic Officers Training Course from January-June 2015. She will then...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2014-12-26/community-news-and-notes
Community
Young to take lead on Magnuson-Stevens reauthorization

...Natural Resources Committee.Begich was chair of the Commerce Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard, and as one of his final acts introduced a reauthorization of the Magnuson-Stevens Act, or MSA, the law governing...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-12-23/young-to-take-lead-on-magnuson-steve
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Arctic drill ship company pleading to 8 felonies

...oil on the vessels, and failing to notify the U.S. Coast Guard of hazardous conditions aboard the Noble Discoverer...charges was an inspection of the Noble Discoverer by the Coast Guard in Seward in late 2012, said Kevin Feldis, first assistant...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-12-08/arctic-drill-ship-company-pleading-t
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Voices of Alaska: Cook Inlet would benefit from a Harbor Safety Committee - here's why

...Inlet Risk Assessment, (CIRA). Coast Guard Sector Anchorage, the Cook Inlet...Cook Inlet, including; U.S. Coast Guard, port authorities, vessel operators...Cook Inlet's waters.U.S. Coast Guard Captain Paul Mehler III is Captain...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-11-22/voices-of-alaska-cook-inlet-would
Opinion
What others say: Need for icebreakers keeps getting cold shoulder

...A report commissioned by the Coast Guard in 2010 found that the service...Research Service report found.The Coast Guard needs to add to its icebreaking...missions in the Arctic, where the Coast Guard is America's leading service...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-11-19/what-others-say-need-for-icebreak
Opinion

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