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Kenai launches new enforcement boat

...dispatched to respond, their boat wouldn't start and it took 40 minutes before the fishermen were saved. Prior said the Coast Guard has authority to navigate the Kenai River mouth waterways but nobody is stationed in the area, leaving Kenai and...
States concerned about proposed Coast Guard rules

...Washington and New York have asked the Coast Guard to withdraw rules it proposed...and pollution.In December, the Coast Guard released proposed rules that outline...Environmental Conservation told the Coast Guard in a May letter.The Coast Guard...
1 dead, 1 missing after skiff capsizes on Ugashik Bay

One man is dead and a 17-year-old is missing after their skiff overturned on Ugashik River near Bristol Bay Sunday, according to Alaska State Troopers.
Abel takes control of Alaska Coast Guard

...Admiral Thomas Ostebo, is heading to Washington, D.C., where he has been nominated by the President to serve as the Coast Guard Deputy Commandant for Mission Support. His nomination is pending congressional approval. "It's about using 'we...
Man dies in refrigeration leak on fishing boat

...a gas used as a refrigerant.The Kodiak harbormaster ordered the evacuation of nearby vessels.Kodiak police and the Coast Guard's Marine Safety Detachment are investigating.
CIA sends off 13 graduates

...his diploma, took a selfie photo on stage with his classmates in the background. He said he is planning on joining the Coast Guard. Solie has joined the National Guard and will go to Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri for basic training in August. Zachary...
Kenai council approves no wake zone in harbor

...those concerns and will impose enforcement by posting signs within their jurisdiction as well as receive help from the Coast Guard to ensure no boats are traveling faster than five miles per hour in the harbor, he said. The ordinance reads...
Widow called to testify in Coast Guard murder case policy, the reimbursement she would receive from the Coast Guard for his death while on duty, or the details of bonds...Wells' motive in the shooting was unhappiness over the Coast Guard reining in the independence he had enjoyed for years...
Suspect's interview played in Kodiak murder trial

ANCHORAGE - The Coast Guard civilian charged with killing two co-workers at a Kodiak communications...The motive, said assistant U.S. Attorney Bryan Schroder, was the Coast Guard exerting more control over the nationally recognized antenna expert...
Report: Poor management led to Shell grounding the Gulf of Alaska in 2012, the Coast Guard said in a report released Thursday...seas.In the Kulluk grounding, the Coast Guard report says sufficient evidence...Novak, a civilian spokeswoman for the Coast Guard, said the final report stems...


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