Author: suelang

There’s no doubt that life jackets save lives. In the United States an average of nine people a day die as a result of drowning – deaths that could have been prevented. But a life jacket that does not fit properly can put a person at risk of drowning. Proper […]

Vessel Safety Checks Are Still Free

Vessel Safety Checks Are Still Free

Seward Flotilla 170-02-05   907-224-8237  In 1947 when the Vessel Safety Check program began $10.00 had about the same buying power that $92.81 has today and while the cost of everything has gone up, the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary can proudly proclaim one thing definitely has not – our free Vessel […]

Seward Flotilla to Meet

Seward Flotilla to Meet

Contact: Sue Lang FSO-PA, Seward Flotilla 170-02-05, United States Coast Guard Auxiliary (907)224-8237 Seward Flotilla, USCG Auxiliary will meet Friday, February 2 at 7 PM at the Elks Hall, 419 5th Ave, Seward. Flotilla Staff Officer Reports will be presented. Plans for the annual District 17 Training Conference […]

Seward Flotilla to Meet

Press Release Contact: Sue Lang FSO-PA Seward Flotilla 170-02-05 United States Coast Guard Auxiliary (907)224-8237 The Seward Flotilla, USCG Auxiliary will meet Friday, 1 December at 7 PM at the American Legion Hall, 402 5th Ave, Seward. Plans for the Festival of Trees, Polar Bear Jump-off, Member Training […]

Cutter to return to Seward

The USCG Cutter Mustang (WPB-1310), is scheduled to return to Seward on Sunday 29 October, weather permitting, according to Lt. James D. Stoffer, commanding officer. The 110’ cutter has been undergoing biennial repairs at the Coast Guard facility in Ketchikan for the past 8 weeks. Press Release  Date: Monday, October 23, […]

Lowell Point Floods

Residents left stranded Lowell Point, AK — October 9, 2006 – – Heavy rain over the past 24 hours has left the roads at Lowell Point flooded and Lowell Point Rd. impassable due to several rock slides. Residents awoke to 8″ or better of water in the roads, driveways and […]

Where's Campaign Central?

Does anyone know how the votes are reported to the public in this town? Are there announcements on the radio? … on line? Does anyone sponsor a “Campaign Central” where everyone can meet and listen to the results?

It's Hunting Season and the Coast Guard Auxiliary offers 7 tips to keep hunters safe

Daffy: “It’s Wabbit season!” Bugs: “Duck season!” Daffy: “Wabbit season!” Bugs: “Duck season!!” Daffy: “Wabbit season!!” Bugs: “Duck season!!!” Daffy: “Wabbit season!!!” USCG Auxiliary: “It’s Hunting Season and we want you to be safe!!!” And while we all enjoyed Daffy Duck and Bugs Bunny fight over which season it actually […]