Al Roker and staff receive Coast Guard Meritorious Public Service Award

WASHINGTON — The Coast Guard honored NBC weatherman Al Roker with the service’s Meritorious Public Service Award at a ceremony Tuesday at Coast Guard Headquarters. Roker and staff from Al Roker Entertainment received the award for exceptional advocacy of the Coast Guard through broadcasts of The Weather Channel’s popular primetime series “Coast Guard Alaska.” The program gives viewers an...

Weather Channel Orders Two More Seasons of Coast Guard Alaska

Weather Channel Orders Two More Seasons of Coast Guard Alaska
The Weather Channel Companies (TWCC) announced today it has ordered two additional seasons of its hit series “Coast Guard Alaska,” which follows a team of Coast Guard swimmers and rescue pilots stationed in Kodiak, AK, as they train and implement strategies to save lives while battling harsh, icy weather conditions. Produced by Al Roker Entertainment, the second season will feature five...