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Puppy Kisses
U.S. Coast Guard posted a photo: Seaman Nina Bowen shows some love to Chief Bert, Station Elizabeth City, N.C.'s mascot, near the boathouse at the station, Feb. 17, 2017. Chief Bert is a retired explosive detection dog who worked for six years with the Maritime Safety and Security Team in Gavelston, [...]
Fri, Mar 24, 2017
Source: USCG Flickr Photostream
From Shelter to Station
U.S. Coast Guard posted a photo: Pictured here is Boomer, the mascot of Coast Guard Station Crisfield, Md., sitting on the deck of a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium, Feb. 28, 2017. Boomer was rescued from a shelter and reported to Station Crisfield as the mascot in December 2013. U.S. Coast Guard photo [...]
Fri, Mar 24, 2017
Source: USCG Flickr Photostream
On Thin Ice
U.S. Coast Guard posted a photo: Petty Officer 2nd Class Jacob Warner, a rescue swimmer at Air Station Kodiak, performs an ice rescue during training at Upper 6 Mile Lake on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, March 17, 2016. During the training, members from Air Station Kodiak, Sector Anchorage and the National [...]
Fri, Mar 24, 2017
Source: USCG Flickr Photostream
Protecting the Nation
U.S. Coast Guard posted a photo: Coast Guard Maritime Safety and Security Team Los Angeles conducts vessel manuever training near Santa Barbara, Oct. 24, 2016. The MSST operates several 25-foot Response Boat-Small platforms to complete a variety of law enforcement, security and vessel safety missions. Photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class [...]
Fri, Mar 24, 2017
Source: USCG Flickr Photostream
Explosives Detector
U.S. Coast Guard posted a photo: Balu, a German short-haired pointer, and his handler, Justin Ross, members of the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) Police Department, hone their explosive-ordnance detection skills at Coast Guard Island in Alameda, Calif., Feb. 2, 2017. Several local law enforcement K-9 units train with Maritime Safety [...]
Fri, Mar 24, 2017
Source: USCG Flickr Photostream
Station Mascot
U.S. Coast Guard posted a photo: Boozer sits at attention at Base Portsmouth in Portsmouth, Va., Nov. 15, 2016. Boozer is the cutter's beloved mascot and serves in the U.S. Coast Guard dutifully. U.S. Coast Guard Photo by Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class Corinne Zilnicki. [...]
Fri, Mar 24, 2017
Source: USCG Flickr Photostream
Arctic Sunset
U.S. Coast Guard posted a photo: U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy breaks ice at sunset on the Arctic Ocean, Sept. 28, 2016. The Healy crew was deployed to the Arctic Ocean and Bering Sea to map and dredge the extended continental shelf. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class [...]
Fri, Mar 24, 2017
Source: USCG Flickr Photostream
Argus
U.S. Coast Guard posted a photo: Argus relaxes during the hustle and bustle of holiday cheer in Hudgins, Va., Dec. 21, 2016. Argus is the well-loved station mascot for Station Milford Haven. U.S. Coast Guard Photo by Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class Corinne Zilnicki. [...]
Fri, Mar 24, 2017
Source: USCG Flickr Photostream
Washed Up
U.S. Coast Guard posted a photo: A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew forward deployed in Cold Bay, Alaska, surveys the area around the fishing vessel Predator prior to hoisting three people off near Akutan Harbor, Alaska, Feb. 13, 2017. The predator ran hard aground, causing it to take on water [...]
Fri, Mar 24, 2017
Source: USCG Flickr Photostream
Surf's Up
U.S. Coast Guard posted a photo: Coast Guard Station Golden Gate lifeboat crews conduct surf training near Ocean Beach in California, Nov. 10, 2016. The crews train in high surf to ensure they are prepared to respond to any maritime emergency during rough weather conditions. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer [...]
Fri, Mar 24, 2017
Source: USCG Flickr Photostream

 

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Washington PostAlaska mountain race suspended after fatal bear attacksKTOOANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A popular wilderness race in Alaska has been suspended for a year following two deadly attacks by black bears this week, including one at a mountain race. University of Alaska Anchorage officials say the move will allow them [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
Source: Alaska
Alaska Dispatch NewsAlaska's LGBT community celebrates 40 years of prideAlaska Dispatch NewsIdentity Alaska, a nonprofit LGBT advocacy group, turns 40 years old in 2017. Identity organizes Anchorage's Pride Festival, which is capped off each year with the equality parade, an event that has grown from a handful of people in [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
Source: Alaska
Alaska Dispatch NewsSenate health-care bill faces serious resistance from GOP moderatesAlaska Dispatch NewsWASHINGTON – A small group of moderate Republican senators, worried that their leaders' health-care bill could damage the nation's social safety net, may pose at least as significant an obstacle to the measure's passage as their colleagues on [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
Source: Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - A statue of Secretary William Henry Seward is just days away from being installed in downtown Juneau. [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
Source: Fairbanks News Miner
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — It started with an unmarked box in a bag of books. Someone donated a bag full of old books to the Friends of the Library Amazing Bookstore last summer, but mixed in with the books was… [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
Source: Fairbanks News Miner
state farm
The art for State Farm Insurance's purported 2017 Iditarod California animal-rights activists are claiming credit for inflicting another financial blow on the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. PETA – People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals – says State Farm Insurance has bowed to pressure from activists protesting that the 1,000-mile race [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
Source: CraigMedred.news
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A statue of Secretary William Henry Seward is just days away from being installed in downtown Juneau. [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
Source: Fairbanks News Miner
Alaska Dispatch NewsThe Alaska Legislature passed a budget and avoided a government shutdown. What happens now?Alaska Dispatch NewsFor the first time, the Legislature set the amount of the Permanent Fund dividend, settling on a figure of $1,100 per Alaskan — about half of what it would be if the state [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
Source: Alaska
Alaska Dispatch NewsThe Senate health-care bill hands big costs to AlaskaAlaska Dispatch NewsWASHINGTON — Alaska doesn't fare very well under the proposed Senate health care legislation: many Alaskans are likely to face higher premium costs or less coverage, and the state would eventually have to make deep cuts to Medicaid [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
Source: Alaska
Local students make final preparations for trip to AlaskaWWAY NewsChannel 3WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Ten local high school students are finalizing their preparations for a three week adventure in Alaska this weekend. This is all part of the Education Without Walls program put on by the National Center for Outdoor [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
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