Coast Guard rescues two firefighters in the Trinity Alps Wilderness Area

Coast Guard rescues two firefighters in the Trinity Alps Wilderness Area
An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Humboldt Bay. (Coast Guard file photo by Chief Petty Officer Brandyn Hill) MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. — The Coast Guard rescued two injured firefighters from a ridge near Canyon Creek in the Trinity Alps Wilderness Area early Friday morning. At 9:14 p.m. Thursday the U. S. Forest Service requested the Coast Guard’s assistance with the rescue...

Coast Guard, partner agencies encourage boater safety during Coffman Cove, Alaska, festival

Coast Guard, partner agencies encourage boater safety during Coffman Cove, Alaska, festival
JUNEAU, Alaska — Coast Guard Sector Juneau, Alaska Wildlife Troopers and the U.S. Forest Service encourage boaters to make safety a priority during the “By The Sea” Arts and Seafood Festival this weekend in Coffman Cove, Alaska. The agencies will be conducting boating safety patrols in the vicinity of Coffman Cove for the duration of the festival and would like to remind mariners to...