Coast Guard conducts safety exams in King Cove and Sand Point

USCG FilePhoto KODIAK, Alaska – Coast Guardsmen from the Ketchikan-based Coast Guard Cutter Acushnet, members of Marine Safety Detachment Kodiak and National Marine Fisheries Service agents conducted voluntary dockside commercial fishing vessel safety exams in King Cove and Sand Point Jan. 19 and 20. The examiners conducted five exams to verify the operators were in compliance with applicable safety...

Coast Guard’s oldest cutter arrives in Juneau – open for tours

JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard Cutter Acushnet, the services oldest cutter in the fleet and its crew are scheduled to arrived in Juneau around 10 a.m. Friday for a port visit this weekend before returning to their homeport of Ketchikan.