Coast Guard members honor veterans of past generations

Master Chief Petty Officer Peter Janusch and Chief Warrant Officer Tyson Richards visit with a veteran at Mad River Hospital, Nov. 11, 2010. ARCATA, Calif. – Several Coast Guard men and women stationed in the Humboldt Bay Area spent time with veterans at Mad River Hospital’s Adult Day Care today program to celebrate Veteran’s Day. Coast Guard service members from Coast Guard Group/Air Station...

Coast Guard accepts new Rescue 21 communications system in Northern California

MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. – The U.S. Coast Guard formally accepted and introduced its new Rescue 21 advanced communications system at Group Humboldt Bay this morning.

Group Humboldt Bay deputy commander retires after 29 years of service in 3 branches

MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif – Cmdr. Rick Christoffersen, the deputy commander of Coast Guard Group/Air Station Humboldt Bay, retired today after 29 years of military service in the Air Force, Army and Coast Guard.

Coast Guard Increasing Patrols During Dungenes Crab Season

McKinleyville -Coast Guard Group/Air Station Humboldt Bay will be increasing its patrols throughout Northern California offshore waters using aircraft, cutters and boats in anticipation of the opening of Dungeness crab season on December 1st.