Coast Guard responds to grounded long-liner on Unalaska Island

Cutter Morgenthau File Photo KODIAK, Alaska – Coast Guard crews are responding to the 58-foot Kodiak-based fishing vessel TerriGail which went aground in Alimuda Bay southwest of Makushin Bay on Unalaska Island Tuesday. The vessel grounded at 2:50 p.m. with reportedly 800 gallons of diesel fuel aboard after the crew was safely hoisted and transferred to the Coast Guard Cutter Morgenthau by a...

Coast Guard rescues five from disabled Kodiak-based fishing vessel near Unalaska

Cutter Morgenthau File Photo KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard HH-65 Dolphin rescue helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak rescued five fishermen from the disabled and adrift 58-foot long-liner TerriGail in 50 mph winds and 10 foot seas about two miles from Unalaska Tuesday and transferred them to the Coast Guard Cutter Morgenthau. The crew of the 378-foot cutter received the initial...