Coast Guard searches Alaska waters for missing passenger from cruise ship Zandaam

JUNEAU, Alaska – Coast Guard aircraft and cutters are searching Stephens Passage, Lynn Canal and Icy Strait for a 45-year-old woman reported missing and believed to have fallen overboard between Douglas Island and Glacier Bay National Park.

Christensen takes helm of Coast Guard Cutter Long Island

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Lt. John J. Christensen relieved Lt. Ryan A. Waters as the commanding officer of the 110-foot patrol boat Long Island at a 10 a.m. ceremony in Ketchikan, Friday, at the Crow’s Nest, Integrated Support Command Ketchikan.

Coast Guard locates missing hunters, continues search for “mayday” caller

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Coast Guard responders have located the two overdue hunters on the southwest end of Montague Island today. Responders continue to search for the source of a “mayday” call near Seldovia.