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Coast Guard HC-130 and SPAR in Kodiak, Alaska Coast Guard HC-130 and SPAR in Kodiak, Alaska
A Coast Guard HC-130 Hercules aircraft sits on the runway in Kodiak, Alaska with a view through the cargo hold ramp of the Buoy Tender SPAR parked at the dock on May...
Coast Guard HC-130 Hercules aircraft pilot performs in-flight operations Coast Guard HC-130 Hercules aircraft pilot performs...
Coast Guard HC-130 Hercules aircraft pilot Lt. Michael Angeli has the controls during a logistics flight to Cordova, Alaska, May 13, 2016.
Coast Guard Air Station Sitka rescues fishermen northwest of Sitka, Alaska Coast Guard Air Station Sitka rescues fishermen...
A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew return to Air Station Sitka with the two fishermen whom they rescued from a vessel taking on water...
Sexual Assault Awareness Month Sexual Assault Awareness Month
The Coast Guard Kodiak Consolidated Chief’s Mess stand together in their service dress blue uniforms along the staircase at the North Pacific Regional Fisheries...
Federal employees recognized at ceremony in Juneau, Alaska Federal employees recognized at ceremony in Juneau, Alaska
Alaska Regional Forester Beth Pendleton, U.S. Forest Service, and Rear Adm. Dan Able, commander, Coast Guard 17th District, recognize Joanne Behrends, with the Forest...
Coast Guard, partners, industry conduct mass rescue tabletop exercise in Anchorage, Alaska Coast Guard, partners, industry conduct mass rescue...
Representatives from The Coast Guard, Transport Canada, Canadian coast guard, Canadian Armed Forces, Crystal Cruises LLC, North Slope Borough, State of Alaska...


Recent Video

Coast Guard rescues fishermen northwest of Sitka, Alaska Coast Guard rescues fishermen northwest of Sitka, Alaska
A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew hoist two fishermen who abandoned ship northwest of Sitka, Alaska, May 17, 2016. The fishermen sent out...
Coast Guard members conduct passenger vessel inspections in Seward, Alaska Coast Guard members conduct passenger vessel inspections...
Lt. James Daugherty, an inspector at Coast Guard Sector Anchorage, Alaska, discusses the inspection process for small passenger vessels after performing inspections...
Coast Guard medevacs 23-year-old man near Kodiak, Alaska Coast Guard medevacs 23-year-old man near Kodiak, Alaska
A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak, Alaska, MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced a 23-year-old man from a fishing vessel near Sitkinak Island, south of Kodiak, April...
Coast Guard conducts commercial fishing exams in Alaska Coast Guard conducts commercial fishing exams in Alaska
Petty Officer 2nd Class Linzi Hargraves, a marine science technician at Sector Anchorage, Alaska, discusses the process of conducting a commercial fishing exam in...
Coast Guard rescues 2 adventurers stranded in Bering Strait near Little Diomede, Alaska Coast Guard rescues 2 adventurers stranded in Bering...
Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak aircrews rescued two men who were stranded while traveling from Wales, Alaska, to Little Diomede, Alaska, March 3, 2016. The two men...
Coast Guard Cutter Naushon Coast Guard Cutter Naushon
Lt. Diana Ferguson, commanding officer of the Coast Guard Cutter Naushon, discusses the missions of the cutter, home-ported in Ketchikan, Alaska. The Naushon is a...


Recent News Stories

Coast Guard sights in on Army’s firearms simulator Coast Guard sights in on Army’s firearms simulator
Crewmembers from Coast Guard Sector Anchorage, Alaska, had the opportunity to conduct training at the Army’s firearms simulator at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson....
Coast Guard rescuers train on thin ice Coast Guard rescuers train on thin ice
While ice rescue training is not unfamiliar to Coast Guard members in cold climates like Alaska, incorporating air rescue added a new element for these crews. Members...
Saving lives at the top of the world Saving lives at the top of the world
The Iñupiat of Barrow have a history on the waters of the Arctic that can be traced back 1,500 years. They owe their survival to the skills they’ve acquired...
A gift from The Great Land A gift from The Great Land
Just days before Halloween, Coast Guard members embraced a different holiday spirit as they joined the town of Seward, Alaska, in preparing the Capitol Christmas Tree...
Roanoke Island rendezvous with retirement Roanoke Island rendezvous with retirement
The Coast Guard Cutter Roanoke Island shrinks toward the horizon as family members gather on the pier to wave goodbye to the crew and cutter. After 23 years of...
Where no Coast Guardsman has gone before: Port Moller's Gentleman's Fleet Where no Coast Guardsman has gone before: Port Moller's...
There’s no denying the Coast Guard has an expansive presence in Alaska but, in a land as vast as The Last Frontier, it should be no surprise to learn there are...


Recent Audio

Fishing vessel Kupreanof mayday call
The mayday of the fishing vessel Kupreanof from the Gulf of Alaska June 10, 2015. A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew rescued all four...
Deck Watch
U.S. Coast Guard 17th District Deck Watch for Oct. 23–30, 2014. Stories include: A rescue near Juneau, the importance of wearing a life jacket, Alaska Regional...
Deck Watch
U.S. Coast Guard 17th District Deck Watch for Oct. 16–23, 2014. Stories include: Rescue of a stranded boater, assistance of Canadian coast guard during a disabled...
Deck Watch
U.S. Coast Guard 17th District Deck Watch for Oct. 9–16, 2014. Stories include: Rescue of an overdue boater, rescue of two mariners from their capsized vessel near...
Deck Watch - Oct. 9, 2014
U.S. Coast Guard 17th District Deck Watch for Oct. 2–9, 2014. Stories include: Rescue of four stranded hunters; winter preparation; rescue of two plane crash...
Deck Watch
U.S. Coast Guard 17th District Deck Watch for Sept. 26 – Oct. 2, 2014. Stories include: Rescue of two overdue boaters; importance of filing a float plan; National...


Recent Publications

Alaska Bear - 03.01.2011
Alaska Bear - 03.01.2011
Alaska Bear is a publication of the U.S. Coast Guard's 17th District. Spring 2011 issue.
Alaska Bear - 08.01.2010
Alaska Bear - 08.01.2010
Alaska Bear is a publication of the U.S. Coast Guard's 17th District. Fall 2010 issue.
Alaska Bear - 06.01.2010
Alaska Bear - 06.01.2010
Alaska Bear is a publication of the U.S. Coast Guard's 17th District. Summer 2010 issue.
Alaska Bear - 03.01.2010
Alaska Bear - 03.01.2010
Alaska Bear is a publication of the U.S. Coast Guard's 17th District. Spring 2010 issue.
Alaska Bear - 01.01.2010
Alaska Bear - 01.01.2010
Alaska Bear is a publication of the U.S. Coast Guard's 17th District. Winter 2010 issue.
Alaska Bear - 08.01.2009
Alaska Bear - 08.01.2009
Alaska Bear is a publication of the U.S. Coast Guard's 17th District. Fall 2009 issue.