A Coast Guardsman surveys the waters alongside a U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent while conducting border patrol and law enforcement operations on Lake Koocanusa in Montana, July 9, 2016. This cooperative mission helps build better partnerships and training between the two agencies. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Warrant Officer Brian Hennessy.

Big Sky Border Patrol, a Team Effort

Story by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jonathan Klingenberg. Photos by Chief Warrant Officer Brian Hennessy. The Libby Dam was built in 1972 on the Kootenay River in the northwest corner of Montana. The dam formed a massive lake which dissects […]

Calling all commercial fishermen: Changes coming! Mandatory dockside safety exams to be completed by Oct. 15

Written by Seaman Sarah Wilson. In the last decade, 545 men and women left for work on a commercial fishing vessel and never returned. They never celebrated another birthday, never again hugged their loved ones, never walked their daughters down […]