Kauai resident, female World War II veteran, recounts service

Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer Angela HendersonHONOLULU – Coast Guard Capt. Joanna Nunan, the Captain of the Port, Honolulu, hosted a panel discussion with World War II veteran Lt. j.g. Genni Anderson at Base Support Unit Honolulu, Tuesday. The gathering provided a unique opportunity to hear firsthand the experiences of women serving in the Coast Guard during World War II. The SPARs were...

14th Coast Guard District to receive new commander

HONOLULU– Rear Adm. Stephen E. Mehling will relieve Rear Adm. Manson K. Brown during a change of command ceremony at Base Support Unit Honolulu on Tuesday at 10 a.m.

Efficiency team “saves” Coast Guard units throughout Hawaii

Story by Seaman Stanley Guzman, Air Station Barbers Point Coast Guard units throughout Hawaii are taking proactive measures to reduce energy costs and consumption. The Coast Guard understands that inefficiency takes money away from missions and the tax payers’ dollars. With this understanding in mind, 11 civilian and military technicians from Base Support Unit (BSU), Honolulu formed the Sustainability...

Hilo-based U.S. Coast Guard cutter back to port after six month drydock

HONOLULU — The crew of the U. S. Coast Guard Cutter Kiska returned to home port in Hilo last weekend after nearly six months in dry dock at the Marisco Shipyard in Kapolei. Yesterday, the crew welcomed state and county partners for an open house.