Deborah Bitanga is recognized for her art by the Coast Guard

Coast Guard presents three Kodiak students with awards

Deborah Bitanaga, Madalyn Males and Abbey Raymer were recognized this week for their participation in a nationwide Coast Guard art contest and their efforts to raise awareness for Coast Guard missions. All three girls received certificates from Coast Guard Headquarters […]


Coast Guardsmen teach youth importance of fishing regulations, safety

As part of the Partners in Education outreach program, North Pacific Regional Fisheries Training Center personnel educate youth throughout the school year regarding the importance of District 17’s fishing regulations and commercial fishing vessel safety practices.  During their visit to the Child […]


Deck Watch for May 13, 2011

Deck Watch is a five minute radio show featuring Coast Guard news from around Alaska. The feature for May 13, 2011, by Petty Officer 1st Class Sara Francis, is an interview with Petty Officer 3rd Class Michael Kage about the […]


Kodiak-based students’ artwork of Coast Guard mission recognized on national stage

Three Kodiak-based students were honored for their artwork during a 20th anniversary celebration of the Coast Guard Partnership in Education program in a Coast Guard Headquarters’ ceremony Tuesday. Artwork by Deborah Bitanga, an eighth-grader at Kodiak Middle School in Kodiak, […]