Coast Guard cutters to arrive in Portland, Ore., for Rosefest

PORTLAND, Ore. – Five Coast Guard cutters and a motor life boat are scheduled to arrive in Portland, Ore., Wednesday, June 2, in celebration of Rosefest.

Canadian and U.S. Coast Guard work together to protect mariners

PORT ANGELES, Wash. – The crew from the Canadian Coast Guard Buoy Tender Provo Wallis, homeported in Victoria, British Columbia, cross trained with the crew from the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Henry Blake, homeported in Everett, Wash., today in the Strait of Juan de Fuca.

Coast Guard responding to grounded vessel north of Lopez Island, Wash.

SEATTLE – The Coast Guard is responding to a grounded whale watching vessel north of Lopez Island, Wash., Wednesday.

Creating the Coast Guard Community College

By Petty Officer Kelly Parker, D13 Public Affairs SEATTLE – It’s widely known that the Coast Guard will respond on a moment’s notice to help a disabled vessel twenty miles off shore, or a stranded flood victim twenty miles inland. They take pride in educating a young first grader through a tour of a small boat station or volunteering hours of their time picking up trash at a local...