ANCHORAGE,Alaska(AP) — Law officers are reassuring residents of Alaska’s Kodiak Island that they’re not in immediate danger following the shooting deaths of two workers at a Coast Guard communications station, but no reports of any […]
The 70-foot trawler went down in the night this past weekend, probably in a matter of seconds, 17 miles off the rugged coast of southern Washington. When the Coast Guard reached the scene hours later, there was nothing but an oil slick, an empty life raft and some crab pots to mark where the trawler disappeared. The Coast Guard found no survivors in concluding a search of 640 square miles.
The Seattle sailor who turned up safe after the Coast Guard suspended an exhaustive search had been feared lost at sea before, his brother said Tuesday.