Rescued 3 mariners from burning boat near Ward Cove

JUNEAU, Alaska — Three mariners are​ safe after being rescued, Friday, from a burning boat​ approximately two miles​ north of Ketchikan Airport.​ ​ A 45-foot Response-Boat Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Ketchikan and the crew of Ketchikan Fire Department vessel Harry Newell arrived on scene at​ 4:57 p.m., Friday, and found the three mariners and Leer másRescued 3 mariners from burning boat near Ward Cove[…]

Coast Guard aircrew medevacs passenger from cruise ship en route to Yakutat, Alaska

SITKA, Alaska — A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 71-year-old male from a cruise ship en route to Yakutat, Wednesday. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, from Coast Guard Air Station Sitka, hoisted the man from the vessel and transported him to Sitka, where he was transferred to emergency medical service personnel for further care. At approximately 9 a.m., Coast Leer másCoast Guard aircrew medevacs passenger from cruise ship en route to Yakutat, Alaska[…]

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