Coast Guard responds to vessel sinking, fuel spill in Haines, Alaska

Coast Guard responds to vessel sinking, fuel spill in Haines, Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska — Coast Guard Sector Juneau responded to a vessel sinking and fuel spill in Haines, Saturday. The 76-foot fishing vessel Neptune sank while moored at the Haines Harbor E float with an estimated 2,000 gallons of fuel aboard. Watchstanders at Sector Juneau received a report from the Haines harbormaster of the sunken vessel early Saturday. The harbormaster reported the vessel was discharging...

Coast Guard assists fishing vessel aground near Kodiak, Alaska

Coast Guard assists fishing vessel aground near Kodiak, Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska — A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew assisted the 50-foot fishing vessel, Neptune, that ran aground and was taking on water near Raspberry Island Thursday. The Neptune was refloated at high tide, and the good Samaritan vessel Tempest towed it safely to Kodiak. Coast Guard Sector Anchorage watchstanders received a report at 1:40 a.m. from the Neptune crew...