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Alaska Fisherman Suffers Head Injury Aboard F/V Devotion

A 51 year old commercial fisherman has been airlifted from the F/V Devotion 34 miles southwest of Cordova. The vessel called for medical assistance after the crewman suffered a head injury and fell.  The on duty Coast Guard flight surgeon … Continue reading

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Crewman Aboard Alaska Crab Boat Suffers Head Injury

A crewman working aboard the Alaska crab boat Patricia Lee was hit in the head by a crab pot Monday evening.  A Coast Guard helicopter crew rescued the man who was suffering from a head injury  symptoms.   The injured crewman … Continue reading

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Pastor Killed in Canoe Excursion Accident During Cruise to Alaska

A pastor from North Las Vegas was killed on Monday, July 30th in a canoe excursion accident during a cruise to Alaska, according to several news sources. 50-year-old Steven Todd Willis and his wife were reportedly on a cruise to … Continue reading

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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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