Sea Service News

  • 19 Feb 2019 17:39 | Anonymous

    The money for one new ship and planning for another was included in the federal budget.  Read more in this USNI ARTICLE

  • 29 Jan 2019 16:20 | Anonymous

    The contract is to be awarded THIS WEEK

  • 26 Jan 2019 19:52 | Anonymous

    Navy Region Northwest warns sailors and civilians to prepare for a possible future shutdown.  Read this article from the KITSAP SUN

  • 24 Jan 2019 21:30 | Anonymous

    In an unusually forceful statement, Admiral Karl Schultz calls the Coast Guard pay stoppage during the partial government shutdown "UNACCEPTABLE." 

    Former Master Chief Petty Officers of Coast Guard express ANGER.  

    Here's how to help Coast Guard Members in the Northwest.  See the DONATION LINKS.

  • 17 Jan 2019 16:24 | Anonymous

    The Coast Guard's only heavy icebreaker has once again done its job, but the ship is showing its age.  Here's more about Polar Star's MISSION

  • 10 Jan 2019 16:21 | Anonymous

    This video is fun to watch!  Cadet Petty Officer First Class Christopher Lew performed his Individual Armed Exhibition Drill during a December assembly at Liberty High School in Renton.   ENJOY THE VIDEO!



  • 09 Jan 2019 15:21 | Anonymous

    Admiral Thad Allen (Retired) details the hardships faced by Coast Guard families during the shutdown.  And he's been there.  

    Read Allen's essay from the U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings Magazine

  • 03 Jan 2019 13:48 | Anonymous

    The partial government shutdown means hardships for Coast Guard uniformed members and civilian employees, and workers for the Maritime Administration.  See the NLUS VOICE TO CONGRESS

  • 17 Dec 2018 16:28 | Anonymous

    The Navy proposes basing P-8 submarine hunters on Adak Island, Alaska.  Read WHY

    The Coast Guard declined to send USCGC Polar Star to an Arctic exercise, concerned that Russia might have to RESCUE IT.   

  • 15 Dec 2018 14:55 | Anonymous

    The Seattle-based heavy icebreaker made a port call in Honolulu on its way to Antarctica.  It's the only U.S. ship capable of breaking the resupply channel into McMurdo Station.  Read more about its MISSION.     

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