Maggie Wall, KMXT - Kodiak
Monday's halted launch was the second try in three days. The launch set for Saturday was cancelled due to high winds and heavy cloud cover.
The spread of the coronavirus in Southeast Asia is causing a trickle-down effect in many areas of the world, including Kodiak. Several cruise ships scheduled to visit this summer will not be coming after all due in part to the outbreak.
While in Kodiak, Admiral Karl L. Shultz toured a number of local units with a delegation of congress members and their staff.
Two men who needed help after being stranded near Saltery Cove this past weekend did just what they needed to do to be rescued—including using driftwood to spelling out the word ‘HELP.”
According to an update posted on Coast Guard All Hands, the official blog for Coast Guard workers, meeting payroll in January “will require a fiscal 2019 appropriation, a continuing resolution, or passage of an alternative measure.”
The 31-year-old man sustained multiple lacerations to his leg.
The deadline to sign up for electronic monitoring is Thursday, Nov. 1.