Coast Guard, locals medevac woman from cruise ship near Hump Island, Alaska

Coast Guard, locals medevac woman from cruise ship near Hump Island, Alaska
Coast Guard Station Juneau 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo JUNEAU, Alaska — A Coast Guard boat crew and Juneau fire department personnel medevaced a 49-year-old woman from a cruise ship near Hump Island, Wednesday. The 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Juneau transported the woman to Statter Harbor, where they transferred her to Capital City Fire and Rescue personnel...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship near Juneau, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship near Juneau, Alaska
Firefighter Andrew Wheeler and Captain Roy Johnston from Capital City Fire and Rescue standby as a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Coast Guard Sector Juneau moor to a pier at Statter Harbor in Juneau, Alaska, July 5, 2019.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Amanda Norcross. JUNEAU, Alaska — A Coast Guard boat crew and local fire department members medevaced a 58-year-old woman...

Coast Guard medevacs 5-year-old girl from cruise ship near Juneau

Coast Guard medevacs 5-year-old girl from cruise ship near Juneau
Coast Guard Station Juneau 45-foot Response Boat – Medium file photo JUNEAU, Alaska — The Coast Guard medevaced a 5-year-old girl from a cruise ship near Juneau, Sunday. A 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Juneau met the cruise ship Ovation of the Sea in Gastineau Channel and took aboard the girl, who was experiencing abdominal pain, along with her parents. The crew took...

Coast Guard, Capital City Fire/Rescue save 6 after boat runs aground

Coast Guard, Capital City Fire/Rescue save 6 after boat runs aground
A Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Station Juneau prepares to take aboard six people after their boat ran aground near Juneau, June 1, 2019. U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo by Anthony Moss JUNEAU, Alaska — The Coast Guard and Capital City Fire/Rescue saved six people after a boat ran aground near Juneau, Saturday. A Capital City Fire/Rescue boat crew arrived on scene and took the...

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship near Juneau

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship near Juneau
Coast Guard Station Juneau 45-foot Response Boat – Medium file photo ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard and Capital City EMTs medevaced a man from a cruise ship near Juneau Thursday. A 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Juneau met the ship in Auke Bay, took the man aboard and brought him to awaiting EMS in Juneau. The Coast Guard received the initial request at about 9:20...

Coast Guard Alaska boat stations receive new response boats

Coast Guard Alaska boat stations receive new response boats
Coast Guard Station Valdez 29-foot Response Boat-Small II file photo. ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Coast Guard boat stations in Alaska received new response boats this summer as part of the service’s initiative to replace older response boats that have reached the end of their planned service life. Five new 29-foot Response Boat-Smalls, also known as Response Boat-Small IIs, were delivered to the Coast...

Coast Guard assists 4 from vessel taking on water in Auke Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard assists 4 from vessel taking on water in Auke Bay, Alaska
A Coast Guard Station Juneau Response Boat-Medium crew assists a 22-foot vessel taking on water in Auke Bay, Alaska, May 7, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo. KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Station Juneau 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew assisted four people who reported their 22-foot vessel was taking on water near Auke Bay, Alaska, Monday. The Station Juneau boat crew arrived on scene and transferred...

Coast Guard assists disabled vessel in Stephens Passage, Alaska

Coast Guard assists disabled vessel in Stephens Passage, Alaska
A Coast Guard Station Juneau crew member  conducts radio communications with the disabled 28-foot bar tender MINI B in Stephens Passage, near Holkham Bay April 25, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo. KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Station Juneau 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew assisted the disabled 28-foot bar tender MINI B in Stephens Passage, near Holkham Bay, approximately 38 miles from...

Coast Guard, partner agencies participate in joint law enforcement operation

Coast Guard, partner agencies participate in joint law enforcement operation
K-9 Ricky and his handler Petty Officer 1st Class Jordan Brosowsky, a member of Coast Guard Maritime Safety and Security Team San Francisco (91105), conducts a sweep of the Alaska Marine Highway System ferry terminal parking lot in Juneau, Alaska, March 12, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. Brian Dykens. JUNEAU, Alaska – Law enforcement authorities from the Coast Guard, Coast Guard Investigative...