Alaska’s Coast Guard buoy tenders arrive to Juneau for Roundup

JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard 17th District is hosting its week-long annual District Buoy Tender Roundup in Juneau beginning Monday to include cutters homeported throughout Alaska.

Cutter Katherine Walker Change of Command on Friday

New York – The Coast Guard Cutter Katherine Walke will be holding a change of command ceremony in Bayonne, NJ on Friday August 1, at 11 a.m. The ceremony will recognize the change of command from Lt. Amy Florentino to Lt. Daniel Twomey. Twomey, a Golden Valley, Minn., native, is reporting from the Coast Guard Cutter Maple, where he served as the executive officer.  The Maple is home ported in...

Coast Guard Buoy Tender Roundup in Juneau

JUNEAU, Alaska – The Seventeenth Coast Guard District is once again hosting its annual District Buoy Tender Roundup in Juneau this week which includes cutters homeported throughout Alaska as well as a Canadian vessel. This year’s roundup brings six Coast Guard buoy tenders from Kodiak, Cordova, Petersburg, Sitka, Ketchikan, and Homer together for a week of training. Participating are Coast...