Coast Guard works with Crowley to refloat Twi-lite on Wood River

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Crowley tug Twi-lite has successfully been refloated on the Wood River near Aleknagik Wednesday.

Crowley tug Twi-lite remains grounded as response efforts continue

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Crowley tug Twi-lite remains grounded in the Wood River near Aleknagik, north of Dillingham in Western Alaska. Response efforts continued into the evening Wednesday and have resumed this morning. The crew of the tug has successfully transferred 1900 gallons of diesel fuel from the tug to the previously empty inspected barge Sea-Lite that the tug was pushing at the time...

Coast Guard responds to tug grounding in Western Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Personnel from Coast Guard Sector Anchorage are en route to Aleknagik to investigate the grounding of the Crowley tug Twi-Lite. They will conduct an on site damage assessment. At 10 p.m. Tuesday Crowley notified the Coast Guard that the tug Twi-Lite hit a rock located a half mile south of Aleknagik, on the Wood River, 14 miles north of Dillingham. At the time they were pushing...