Brigadier General Mike Bridges, the Commander of the Alaska National Guard says there have been nearly more than two dozen alleged cases of sexual assault since 2009.
A 2008 law that lets parents surrender newborn children at places like hospitals and fire stations, no questions asked, has never been used.
Most of the 25 vets arrived at the Memorial wearing blue and yellow windbreakers, with “Alaska” emblazoned on the back.
Fans of the retired U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Storis have been holding their collective breath all weekend, hoping there might be a way to prevent the scrapping of the ship in Mexico.
The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Storis will be towed to Mexico Friday and cut up for scrap metal.
Investigations conclude that artillery training caused the fire. As a result, the army will change its training procedures.
While essential services will remain, Alaskans will notice some impacts from the federal government shutdown.
The Coast Guard Cutter Mellon pulled into Station Juneau Monday morning.
47-year old Alan Foster was at the controls of the Piper PA-32 when it disappeared near Yakutat