Coast Guard responds to two vessels in distress, tows both to Valdez, Alaska

Coast Guard responds to two vessels in distress, tows both to Valdez, Alaska
A Coast Guard boat crew from Station Valdez assists mariners with a 28-foot pleasure craft taking on water after they struck a rock.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Eugenia Bakunova. JUNEAU, Alaska — Coast Guard boat crews responded to two vessels in distress after one operator had been disabled for over a day and the other operator’s vessel was taking on water, Friday. Two...

Coast Guard rescues four Fairbanks men on Hinchinbrook Island

KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, forward deployed to Cordova, rescued four Fairbanks men off a beach in Deer Cove on the west side of Hinchinbrook Island Monday evening.