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Anchorage prepares for President's visit

...Commission and former Juneau mayor, concluded a science expo in the NANA Regional Corp. offices.Representatives of the U.S. Coast Guard from Juneau are also expected to attend Monday's conference, as are scientists based in the capital city.The...
In Alaska, Obama to walk fine line on climate change, energy

...environmentalists say is a dramatic sign of warming temperatures. After hiking to the glacier, Obama is to board a U.S. Coast Guard vessel to tour Kenai Fjords National Park.His visit continues Wednesday in Dillingham, in southwest Alaska, where...
Search suspended for 2 after plane crashes at Knik Arm

...spotted early Friday morning on the mudflats of Knik Arm near the Birchwood Airport. The Anchorage Fire Department and U.S. Coast Guard conducted air, land and sea efforts on Friday.Three Civil Air Patrol aircraft had been deployed since 9:30 a...
Downed plane spurs investigation

...investigation points to more than one person. AST is coordinating with RCC, the Anchorage Fire Department, the U.S. Coast Guard and the Civil Air Patrol to search the mudflats, the water and the shoreline to find evidence of the pilot or potential...
Shell, Greenpeace headed back to court

...Shell's counsel said the Fennica might have been scheduled to embark today but remained docked at the request of the U.S. Coast Guard and would likely leave tomorrow morning.Gleason said she needed to know exactly when the ship was scheduled to...
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...
Icebreakers: Save the old ones, build more new ones

...Countries are hungry to explore for mineral, oil and other natural resources and seek new fishing grounds.A U.S. Coast Guard study cited by Sen. Mark Begich says America needs six heavy duty icebreakers and four medium icebreakers to support...
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...

The U.S. Coast Guard has ordered the Alaska Marine Highway System ferry Aurora out of service after a leak was found in the ship's hull.According...


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