Coast Guard ice rescuers from Michigan return from Alaska on trip to cross-train with local first responders

CLEVELAND — Ice rescue instructors from the Coast Guard’s Ice Capabilities Center of Excellence, located at Station/Aids-to-Navigation Team Saginaw River in Essexville, Mich., returned Sunday from two weeks in Alaska, where they trained alongside local first responders in ice rescue techniques. The Coast Guardsmen from the 9th Coast Guard District in the Great Lakes and the 17th Coast Guard...