Coast Guard suspends search for Coffman Cove resident

JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard suspended its search for Samuel Butler, 24, a resident of Coffman Cove, at 5 p.m. Wednesday.

Coast Guard continues search for missing canoe owner from Coffman Cove

JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard is continuing its search for Samuel Butler after his partially submerged powered canoe was located by a good Samaritan in Clarence Strait at 10:15 a.m. Monday.

Coast Guard searching for Alaskan in Clarence Strait

JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard is searching for a 24-year-old male after his powered canoe was located by a good Samaritan 32 miles west of Wrangell in Clarence Strait at 10:15 a.m. Monday.

Divers locate body of missing Gustavus teen

JUNEAU, Alaska — Divers from the Sitka Fire Dept. Rescue Dive Team located the body of 16 year-old Austin Kesterson Monday around 3:50 p.m. near the Gustavus pier where his jeep was found abandoned in the waters of Icy Passage Sunday.

Coast Guard, residents searching for Gustavus youth

JUNEAU, Alaska — The Coast Guard, Alaska State Troopers, the Civil Air Patrol, Glacier Bay Park Rangers and Gustavus residents are searching for a 16 year-old boy after his car was found abandoned in the water near a local pier in Gustavus Sunday.

Coast Guard crew terminates two fishing vessels for safety violations

JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard terminated the voyages of two 37-foot commercial fishing vessels within the last two days in Icy Straight near Hoonah, Alaska.

Coast Guard completes Annual Southeast Alaska Blanket, Coat and Toy Drive

JUNEAU, Alaska – The crews of the Coast Guard Cutter Naushon delivered donated blankets, clothes and new toys to the community of Angoon, Alaska in coordination with the Coast Guard Blanket, Coat and Toy Drive supported by the community of Juneau.

Coast Guard’s Annual Southeast Alaska Blanket, Coat and Toy Drive Begins

JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard Cutter Liberty‘s annual Blanket, Coat and New Toy Drive for Southeast Alaska is set to begin Tuesday.

Petersburg Man Missing, Coast Guard Finds Vessel Aground

JUNEAU, Alaska – Coast Guard Sector Juneau received a report at 11:30 a.m. today that a 52 year-old commercial fisherman from Petersburg, Alaska was overdue after he did not return from a halibut fishing trip Thursday. At 11:50 a.m. a Coast Guard rescue crew from Air Station Sitka out on a routine patrol located the missing man’s fishing vessel, Hurricane, aground with the engines still...