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Cannabis coalition hears from community

...resident 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...
What others say: Defend the Coast Guard

The U.S. Coast Guard rescues Alaskans. Now, it's the one that may need rescuing...Defense. As part of the Homeland Security Act, authority over the U.S. Coast Guard was transferred from the Department of Transportation to the Department...
Arctic drill ship company pleading to 8 felonies

...false records or failing to record details surrounding its handling of oil on the vessels, and failing to notify the U.S. Coast Guard of hazardous conditions aboard the Noble Discoverer."During 2012, the Noble Discoverer experienced numerous problems...
Harbor Safety Committee suggested for Cook Inlet

...Cook Inlet Regional Citizen's Advisory Council, the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, and the U.S. Coast Guard. A draft of the report was presented at Wednesday's meeting, preceding a Coast Guard presentation advocating...
Voices of Alaska: Cook Inlet would benefit from a Harbor Safety Committee - here's why of stakeholders in Cook Inlet, including; U.S. Coast Guard, port authorities, vessel operators, terminal...who are so passionate about Cook Inlet's waters.U.S. Coast Guard Captain Paul Mehler III is Captain of the Port...
States concerned about proposed Coast Guard rules

SEATTLE - As the U.S. Coast Guard moves to assert its federal authority over maritime...Capt. Jason Hamilton, staff judge advocate at the U.S. Coast Guard said at a hearing in Seattle last month.Many states...
Abel takes control of Alaska Coast Guard

Dozens gathered on the docks of the U.S. Coast Guard's Station Juneau on Thursday to look on as a new...ribbing. After thanking his classmates from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy class of 1981 for taking the time to attend...
Cook Inlet RCAC recertified, board meeting to be held Friday

The U.S. Coast Guard has approved Cook Inlet Regional...required to recertify yearly with the U.S. Coast Guard ensuring CIRCAC meets Oil Pollution...council compiles a document for the U.S. Coast Guard of the work it has done to fulfill...
Family grateful for searchers' efforts

...September 9, 2014. Special thanks to the Alaska National Guard, who had 2 helicopters flying day and night; the U.S. Coast Guard, who had the Coast Guard Cutter and aircraft searching for days; Trooper Webber and the rest of the Alaska State...
Henrichs running to represent District P

...told the Homer News by phone last week.He just finished a visit to Stevens' home turf in Kodiak to attend a U.S. Coast Guard appreciation dinner."What a lot of people don't realize is that my father came to Alaska in the Coast Guard...


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