Coast Guard art to be featured at the Museum of The Albemarle

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. – The Museum of The Albemarle is scheduled to open its new Coast Guard exhibit to the public following a ribbon-cutting ceremony in Elizabeth City 9 a.m. Saturday.

Coast Guard to hold free fishing boat stability training Shinnecock and Sandy Hook fishermen.

New York – The Coast Guard is offering special free training sessions on fishing vessel stability to fishermen in Shinnecock, N.Y., Oct. 13, 2009 and Sandy Hook, N.J., Oct. 27, 2009.

Rear Adm. Brice-O’Hara testifies on U.S. Coast Guard Search and Rescue

WASHINGTON — Tthe U.S. Coast Guard’s Deputy Commandant for Operations is testifying during a House of Representatives Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Subcommittee hearing on Coast Guard search and rescue this morning.

Coast Guard and FEMA respond to Samoan Tsunami

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A team of Coast Guard and Federal Emergency Management Agency emergency response experts left Northern California on their way to Samoa to assist with earthquake and tsunami recovery in Samoa early this morning.

TRICARE Hospital Inpatient Fees Increase 20 Percent for Retirees for Fiscal Year 2010

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tricare Management Activity, the Defense Department activity that administers the health care plan for the uniformed services, retirees and their families announced today that for fiscal year 2010, which runs from Oct. 1, 2009 to Sept. 30, 2010, the out-of-pocket costs paid by military retirees at civilian hospitals for inpatient care will be 20 percent higher than in Fiscal Year...

Coast Guard conducts medevac from cruise ship

LONG BEACH, Calif. — The Coast Guard conducted a medevac of a man reportedly suffering from a stroke while on board a cruise ship located approximately 20 nautical miles southwest of Long Beach.

Pentagon Channel Report – Operation Deep Freeze

The Pentagon Channel reports on the Coast Guard, Navy and Air Force’s mission to the earth’s poles during Operation Deep Freeze.

Coast Guard Responding to Earthquake and Tsunami in American Samoa

Honolulu – Coast Guard and FEMA personnel were scheduled to leave Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point on a C-130 last night bound for earthquake and tsunami ravaged American Samoa.

Southern California under Tsunami Advisory

SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The National Weather Service has issued a Tsunami Advisory for the west coast of the United States with specific applicability to the southern California coastline.