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.
A salvage operation and clean-up efforts are still underway in Haines, where a 78-foot tender sank last weekend in the boat harbor.
An active-shooter drill is planned for Thursday morning on board the Alaska Marine Highway System ferry Matanuska. During the training exercise, the ferry will be docked in downtown Ketchikan.
While essential services will remain, Alaskans will notice some impacts from the federal government shutdown.
Greenpeace reports that its vessel, the Arctic Sunrise, has been boarded by the Russian Coast Guard after a protest against oil and gas drilling in the Russian Arctic.
21-year old Italian man suffered serious injuries
Officials say the search for the missing airplane is being hampered by bad weather and the pilot's lack of an emergency beacon.
A Haines woman and her father are safe after spending an unplanned night on Mount Ripinsky.
Crew from Pacific Queen and Coral Sea are reported safe, no injuries
The 36-foot motor vessel Islander ran aground at Shelter Island just outside Auke Bay.