Overdue Boat Contacts Coast Guard in Astoria

ASTORIA, Ore. — The crew of the 39-foot fishing vessel Kay Ann contacted the Coast Guard at approximately 1:30 p.m. Friday. The crew of the Kay Ann were two hours from Astoria when they called to inform officials they were fine.

Coast Guard searching for overdue fishing boat

ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard is searching for an overdue 39-foot boat with three people onboard Friday.

Coast Guard Cutter Mellon Patrols the U.S. Arctic

JUNEAU, Alaska (D17 Public Affairs) – The Coast Guard Cutter Mellon is presently deployed to the Alaskan Frontier conducting the full spectrum of Coast Guard missions. These efforts include ensuring the safety of the fishing fleet working in one of the most dangerous, but resource rich fishing grounds in the world, ensuring foreign fishing vessels do not trespass into the U.S. Exclusive Economic...

Coast Guard Responding to Container Ship Fire

KODIAK, Alaska (CG Public Affairs) – The Coast Guard is responding to a fire aboard a 781-foot container ship with 32 people onboard 700 miles south of Dutch Harbor, Alaska. The command center in Juneau received the report at about 12:30 (AKDT) a.m. today from the Republic of Malta flagged Vessel, India Lotus. A Coast Guard C-130 from Air Station Kodiak, Alaska and the 378-foot Coast Guard Cutter...