Coast Guard suspends search for missing crewmember near Kodiak Island

Coast Guard suspends search for missing crewmember near Kodiak Island
KODIAK, Alaska — The Coast Guard suspended the search for a missing crewmember from the 58-foot fishing vessel Advantage near Kodiak Island Friday at 8:40 p.m. The search, which lasted more than 18 hours and covered an area approximately 1,400 square miles began shortly after 12 a.m. Friday when Coast Guard watchstanders in Juneau received an emergency position indicating radio beacon alert from...

Coast Guard rescues 3, searching for missing crewmember

Coast Guard rescues 3, searching for missing crewmember
KODIAK, Alaska — A Coast Guard helicopter crew from Air Station Kodiak rescued three people from a life raft and is searching for a missing crewmember from the fishing vessel Advantage after it sank 14 miles southeast of Kodiak Island, Friday. The search began just after 12 a.m. when watchstanders at the Coast Guard 17th District command center in Juneau received an emergency position indicating...