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Cruise Ship Passenger in Alaska is Medevaced for Heart Attack

Last week, a 61-year-old passenger suffered a heart attack on board the Celebrity Solstice cruise ship near Craig, Alaska, and was medevaced to a medical facility by emergency responders. The post Cruise Ship Passenger in Alaska is Medevaced for Heart … Continue reading

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Eight in Alaska Jail Linked to Chopped Romaine E. coli Outbreak

Alaska state officials are responding to an outbreak of acute gastroenteritis caused by Escherichia coli (E.coli) O157:H7 bacteria in the Anvil Mountain Correctional Center in Nome. Eight confirmed cases have been identified to date. The recently discovered cases appear to … Continue reading

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FATE OF STATE OF THE ART ALASKA FISHING VESSEL BUILT BY FISHERMEN’S FINEST REMAINS UNDECIDED

Fishermen Finest choose to build their new 265-foot catcher processor in local American Shipyard, Dakota Creek. The 265-foot vessel carried a price tag of 75 million dollars and the vessel was the newest and largest catcher processor to be built … Continue reading

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ALASKA RANGER ASSISTANT ENGINEER CHANGES STORY ABOUT THE CAUSE OF THE VESSEL SINKING

The Alaska Ranger sank in the Bering Sea on March 23, 2008 resulting in one of the Coast Guard’s most extensive investigations into the cause of a sinking of a commercial fishing vessel. Owned by the Fishing Company of Alaska … Continue reading

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Chemical inhalation Medevac from F/V Golden Alaska

A 59-year-old crewman suffering from inhalation of unknown noxious chemicals was medevaced to safety from the fishing vessel Golden Alaska approximately 40 miles northwest of Cold Bay. The Coast Guard aircrew hoisted the man and safely transported him to LifeMed … Continue reading

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