U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Donates Life Jackets to Voyageurs National Park

Three men standing in front of Voyageurs National Park sign each holding a youth life jacket.
United States Coast Guard Auxiliary donated 10 youth lifejackets to Voyageurs National Park.


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News Release Date: May 8, 2018

Contact: Tawnya Schoewe, 218-283-6670

INTERNATIONAL FALLS, MN: The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla #091-30-07 donated ten lifejackets to Voyageurs National Park this year in the hopes to increase youth safety. The Auxiliary was awarded a grant from the National Safe Boating Council to promote youth wearing personal flotation devices (PFD’s). Voyageurs National Park will use the PFD’s for youth at the Rainy Lake, Kabetogama, and Ash River Visitor Centers.


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Last updated: May 8, 2018

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