Coast Guard Pursues Flare Sighting, False Distress Signals

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); ANCHORAGE, Alaska — False distress calls and flare sightings continue to keep Coast Guard crews active. Coast Guard units in Southcentral Alaska handled two cases over the weekend. Over $100,000 was spent looking for individuals who it was later found were not in distress. The Coast Guard responds...