The Aleutians Fiber Project will run from Kodiak along the south side of the Alaska Peninsula and the Aleutians.
The U.S. Navy says its warships will need more room to maneuver during next year’s military exercises in the Gulf of Alaska.
Weather at the time included 40 mph winds gusting to 55 and 14-foot seas, with rain, snow and sleet squalls.
The quickly escalating saga involves hundreds of millions of dollars in fines, a miniature Canadian railway and Donald Trump’s personal lawyer and it stems from the way that one of Alaska’s biggest fishing companies, American Seafoods, is using an exemption in the federal law that typically allows only U.S. ships to move cargo between U.S. ports.
In total, U.S. fishermen landed 9.3 billion pounds of seafood valued at $5.5 billion in 2019. Sixty percent was caught in Alaska.
Video footage indicates that as many as 60 people could have been exposed at the Norwegian Rat that night.
A group of Bering Sea crabbers say they want more time to catch their quota before the state shuts down their season next week.
The remote island of 375 residents has been expecting its fuel barge for more than two months, but it hasn’t arrived.
This will be the first modern Coast Guard cutter named for an enlisted member of the Revenue Cutter Service.
Hamilton’s advice is to be friendly, help others and to not dwell on bad things that may happen in life.