Detroit-based Coast Guard Chief finds Great Lakes a photographers paradise

Josh Bozarth, a Chief Petty Officer aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Bristol Bay, joined the Coast Guard to pay for college and to get a sense of greater responsibility. He never thought that the Coast Guard would open the door […]


Operation Fall Retrieve in full swing as winter approaches

The ice is coming! The ice is coming! The cold season is upon us here in the 9th Coast Guard District. As the month of December has begun and the official winter season nears, we are all preparing for the […]


A little March Madness in Toledo

> Owens Community College in Toledo, Ohio hosted Coast Guard units from Coast Guard Sector Detroit and the Ninth Coast Guard District for a round robin tournament, March 12, 2010. Ensign Cory Hoffman, Public Affairs Officer for Marine Safety Unit […]


Photo from the field: For those who thought icebreaking was easy

> Today’s photo comes courtesy of Chief Warrant Officer Jon Wiedemann, Engineering Officer on the Coast Guard Cutter Bristol Bay, which was performing a direct icebreaking assist for the Laker Herbert C. Jackson along the St. Clair River Jan. 21. […]