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September 27, 2016 12:47:22 PM PDT
New US Coast Guard recruiting office ships out its first enlisted member
WASHINGTON – Coast Guard Recruiting Office Kansas City will send its first recruit to basic training at U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May, New Jersey, Tuesday. Melanie Yates, a 21-year-old female, is the first to “ship”’ from Topeka, ... read more »

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October 19, 2016 4:28:46 PM PDT
Coast Guard Cutter Spencer home in Boston following 55-day patrol
[A Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen MH-65 Dolphin helicopter is tied down on the deck of the Coast Guard Cutter Spencer, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016, in support of Hurricane Matthew relief efforts in the Caribbean. The Coast Guard has assets deployed in... read more »

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October 22, 2016 12:14:32 PM PDT
Video Release: Coast Guard oversees barge refloating in Avon, NC
[Chief Petty Officer Christopher Lynch talks about the Coast Guard's role working with partner agencies Oct. 21, 2016, to refloat a grounded barge in Avon, North Carolina. The barge was left stranded in Avon after Hurricane Matthew caused it and a... read more »

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