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Coast Guard response to Hurricane Irene

C-130 departs for Irene

A Coast Guard MH-60 Jawhawk helicopter from Air Station Elizabeth City provides an overflight of areas affected by Hurricane Irene in the area of Oregon Inlet, N.C., Aug. 29, 2011. U.S. Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class Stephen Lehmann. As the season’s first Atlantic hurricane, Irene’s high winds and heavy rains downed trees, took out

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Guardian of the Week – BM1 Tim Burns

BM1 Tim Burns, Station Point Judith, R.I., winner of the Cmdr. Ray Evans Outstanding Coxswain Trophy. (Coast Guard photo) Coast Guard coxswains, the service’s small boat drivers, have a long and proud history.  From the Persian Gulf to Pea Island, from Normandy to Nantucket, coxswains have answered the call.  Our Guardian of the Week was

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