Memorial service at 11 a.m. today at Escanaba Park.
The ceremony will take place at the U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters in Washington, D.C.
Roughly 60 pieces of Coast Guard and Coast Guard Festival artifacts are featured in the exhibit, including ship models, documents, uniforms and past festival memorabilia.
Among several changes coming to Coast Guard operations in West Michigan this summer, the Holland Coast Guard station will only be operational on weekends.
The U.S. Coast Guard recently held a “Shutter Showdown,” in the vein of the NCAA Tournament’s March Madness bracket.
Soo Locks scheduled to open Sunday.
Coast Guard Festival Director Mike Smith said details and dates of the ship’s visit are still being finalized.
Pending confirmation, Vice Adm. Karl Schultz is expected to relieve Adm. Paul F. Zukunft in a change-of-command ceremony scheduled for June 1.
The helicopter-shaped sculpture will sit in the center of a circular brick paver pad and honor the military branch's personnel.
Adm. Paul Zukunft, commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard, delivered the State of the Coast Guard address Thursday at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.
As Black History Month comes to a close, the U.S. Coast Guard’s official blog sends us a reminder that it has been commissioning minority officers for the past 75 years.
Another sure sign that winter has landed in the Great Lakes region.
Monday’s send-off event will also mark the completion of the Air Station’s MH-65 to MH-60 helicopter transition.
The U.S. Coast Guard presented the George Gray Award for Artistic Excellence and accepts 33 works of art into the Coast Guard Art Program during New York City event last week.
Capt. Thomas Stuhlreyer relieved Capt. Amy Cocanour as commander of Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan during a change of command ceremony in Milwaukee on Thursday.