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.
To date, the Coast Guard says 160 hoax calls have been made. The number is nearly three times the number of prank distress calls made during the same period last year.
There have been 10 U.S. Coast Guard vessels named Vigilant — from one of the first cutters in the 1790s to the latest still in service after more than 50 years.
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Coast Guard held a Memorial Day observance at Coast Guard Headquarters on Friday, commemorating the loss of the Coast Guard cutter Tampa and its crew in World War I.
The bright-orange search-and-rescue chopper arrived at the Muskegon County airport at about 11 a.m. Friday.
Grand Haven Mayor Geri McCaleb was joined by Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival Executive Director Mike Smith and Coast Guard Festival President Scott Klaassen at the commissioning of the Munro (WMSL-755), the sixth Legend-class cutter in service, on April 1.
The U.S. Coast Guard has started ice-breaking operations in response to developing ice conditions in commercial ports along western Lake Superior and the St. Marys River near Sault Ste. Marie in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.
Monday was probably the calmest red-flag day ever at Holland State Park.