Chief Petty Officer Paul Wells, officer-in-charge, Coast Guard Station Provincetown, Mass. U.S. Coast Guard photo.

Shipmate of the Week: BMC Paul Wells

Today is Earth Day and people all across America are participating in neighborhood cleanups, service projects, educational activities and other events to show their commitment to environmental protection and sustainability. Our Shipmate of the Week epitomizes these values and is an example of how […]


itCG – lobster boat in port, search suspended, holiday greetings, video of the year

Coast Guard Compass has been following the story of a Gloucester lobster boat which lost propulsion 200 miles offshore on Wednesday. We can now report that the boat has safely docked in Provincetown, Mass. after tows from the CGC Escanaba […]