Guest post: Spill responders practice for perfection

>As responders know all too well, a successful oil spill cleanup requires a true coordinated effort by multiple agencies. Today’s post by Public Affairs Specialist Third Class George Degener, of the Ninth District Public Affairs staff, touches on the highlights […]


A Sector Commander’s Perspective

>Captain Fred Midgette is the Commander of Sector Detroit in the U.S. Coast Guard’s Ninth District. He was responsible for coordinating the service’s response to the Lake Erie Ice Rescue February 7, 2009. The following is his perspective on the […]