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USCG Arctic strategy requires more ice breakers

USCG Arctic strategy requires more ice breakers

The number of ships through the Bering Strait grew 118 percent between 2008 and 2012, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

As nations attempt to … more

How the Coast Guard’s ice breaker crushes through 21 feet of solid ice

How the Coast Guard’s ice breaker crushes through 21 feet of solid ice

The Arctic ice cap reached a new low in September 2012.  In just six months last year, 4.5 million square miles of Arctic Ocean ice … more

USCG celebrates 223rd birthday

USCG celebrates 223rd birthday

The U.S. Coast Guard is 223 years old.  The maritime service was created on Aug. 4, 1790 as the Revenue Cutter Service under the U.S. … more

Search called off for missing boater, one body found, another man found alive

Aluminum drop bow landing craft reportedly sank near Cape Ommaney Thursday evening

Tragedy and Courage on the Bering Sea

Tragedy and Courage on the Bering Sea

One of the most riveting stories of disaster and bravery at sea is now a television documentary, being broadcast this week on KTOO’s 360 Northmore

Valdez boat explosion burns two people

Valdez boat explosion burns two people

Father and daughter medivacked to Seattle for treatment

Update: 9 Rescued After Boat Runs Aground Near Auke Bay

Update: 9 Rescued After Boat Runs Aground Near Auke Bay

The 36-foot motor vessel Islander ran aground at Shelter Island just outside Auke Bay.

Coast Guard winds down search for missing crewman

Alaska State Troopers plan to look underwater for F/V Swift deckhand

Protect your dog from summer heat, noises

Protect your dog from summer heat, noises

Heat, thunderstorms, fireworks – what’s a dog to do?

Search underway for missing deckhand

Unidentified man reportedly went overboard off of F/V Swift