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High winds & subzero temperatures caused this Great Lakes lighthouse to be covered in layers of ice. USCG photo by PA2 Jorgensen.

Coast Guard prepares an emergency vessel towing system for transport to disabled ship in Bering Sea http://twurl.nl/pobbpv

Download Homeland Security Today featuring a cover story on ADM Bob Papp http://twurl.nl/6wxnx8

USCG, CBP & ICE sign charter to continue partnership & ideas sharing btwn the agencies http://twurl.nl/y60e8z

FS1 Timothy Sullivan prepares food for the 2010 USO Salute to the Military Chef dinner http://twurl.nl/soiiro

Adm. Bob Papp presents Distinguished Public Service Award to Rep. James Oberstar. (U.S. Coast Guard photo)

Commandant Adm. Papp & Chief Petty Officers put flags at graves in Arlington cemetery for Veterans Day #uscg

A sea turtle trapped in a net was freed by Sta. Milford Haven. USCG photo/PA2 Jason Lee http://twurl.nl/xglf37

CDR Jadon Klopson receives a warm welcome home from his family as CGC Mellon returns from a 5-month deployment.

A picture perfect homecoming for CGC Vigorous

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Coasties at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, celebrate Coast Guard 's birthday with a 5K

CG Silent Drill team performs at Boy Scout Jamboree. Photo by Guillermo Vildosola, JTF-NSJ PA #uscg

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70 Eagle Scouts of Team Coast Guard pose at National Scout Jamboree in Fort AP Hill. Photo by M. McCormack, Coast Guard Auxiliary. #uscg

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Vice Admiral Sally Brice-O'Hara poses with SPAR Betty Lutz Reed during CGC Stratton christening festivities. (Photo by James Reed)

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Coast Guard Station Menemsha, Mass., boat house caught fire & burned July 12. CG & local crews worked day/night to extinguish the blaze. #uscg

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VCG coordinates with Columbian Navy on interdiction of drugs at sea. #uscg

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Admiral Sally Brice-O'Hara & PO2 Daniel Cosgrove chat at opening of new medical center in Bethesda Thursday.

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Russian Federation Navy Missile Cruiser transits SF Bay. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) http://tinyurl.com/33cvdqs

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CGC Elm collects oil with skimming boom 21-miles off coast of Perdido Key, Fla. (U.S. Coast Guard photo)

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ADM Allen and ADM Papp with DHS Secretary Napolitano at #uscg #changeofcommand

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