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CG hanger under construction at Cold Bay

A second U.S. Coast Guard hangar at Cold Bay is scheduled to open on Oct. 30, providing for space to park a second helicopter...

Salmon Sisters donates wild salmon to Food Bank

Salmon Sisters, the Homer apparel company whose online catalog offers everything from designer hoodies to aprons, hats and mugs, has donated some 14,688 cans...

Ailing fisherman airlifted near Dutch Harbor

A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter crew medevaced a crewmember from the fishing vessel Unimak near Dutch Harbor on Aug. 1 after receiving reports that...

Coast Guard, good Samaritans rescue 18 people

When a 35-foot whale-watching motor vessel began taking on water in Favorite Channel near Juneau, the U.S Coast Guard and multiple good Samaritans responded...

Coast Guard Alaska Awards dinner set for Aug. 10

Men and women who serve on the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Sycamore will be honored in Anchorage on Aug. 10 at the Coast Guard...

46 mariners rescued west of Dutch Harbor

Coast Guard crews from Air Station Kodiak, along with Good Samaritan merchant ships rescued 46 crewmembers aboard the 229-foot trawler Alaska Juris after they...

Mini golf game suspended for pollution concerns

A popular Fairbanks lodge and restaurant has agreed to suspend for now a miniature golf game that allowed customers to try hitting golf balls...

Rains a boost to fire crews battling Alaska wildfire

ANCHORAGE — A substantial rain began falling Friday over a wildfire near Alaska’s largest city, giving firefighters a continued break in the weather as...

Alaska parental notification abortion law struck down

JUNEAU — The Alaska Supreme Court on Friday struck down a state law requiring parental notification for girls under age 18 seeking abortions, agreeing...

State targets Palmer prison for November closing

ANCHORAGE — The state corrections department announced a plan Tuesday to close the Palmer Correctional Center and transfer nearly 500 prisoners and many of...

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