Hurricanes Maria and Irma, two of the deadliest and costliest storms on record, are still having far-reaching effects months after their remnants have dissipated over the Atlantic Ocean.
Almost two years ago, 23-year-old Brandon Gannon lived at home in Reedsport, Oregon; finishing high school and preparing for college.
For many, it is “the most wonderful time of the year.”
suspected in case
MIAMI - The Coast Guard completed a transfer of 24 people involved in a suspected human smuggling case on Nov. 26 to U.S. Border Patrol agents in Lake Worth for processing, and to Homeland Security Investigations for further investigation.
The Coast Guard Station…
Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria presented many challenges for U.S. Coast Guard personnel at Air Station and Base Elizabeth City.
For the Krimmel family, service above self is not just a saying.
Last week’s Veterans Day events gave people around the country a chance to honor those who have served and continue to serve in our nation’s military.
HARTFORD, Conn. — One night in 1969, Kent Williams was commanding a Coast Guard patrol boat off the coast of Vietnam when a Mayday call came from a naval unit on the beach. The Americans were under attack, and at risk of being overrun by North Vietnamese troops.
Over the next several…
Coast Guard surveys damage after Nor’easter
BOSTON — Coast Guard crews from Maine to Rhode Island are surveying damage caused by a powerful storm that hit the Northeast region late last week.
Coast Guard crews have identified more than 50 vessels torn from their moorings. Many were…
The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Bear returned to their homeport in Portsmouth, Va. on Oct. 28, after a 28-day deployment providing hurricane relief in Puerto Rico and enforcing fisheries laws on he way home.
The Bear left Portsmouth Oct. 1 and set course for San Juan to take part in a mission…