Coast Guard, locals rescue 44 stranded on breakwall in Provincetown

Coast Guard, locals rescue 44 stranded on breakwall in Provincetown
Coast Guard Station Provincetown, the Provincetown Harbormaster, and TowBoatUS Provincetown work to recover 44 people stranded on a breakwall near MacMillans Pier in Provincetown, Massachusetts, Sunday, May 28, 2017.  Photo courtesy of the Providenicetown Police Department. BOSTON — The Coast Guard, Provincetown Harbormaster, and TowBoatUS Provincetown responded Sunday to 44 people stranded on a...

Coast Guard rescues 4 boaters 25 miles east of Port Canaveral

Coast Guard rescues 4 boaters 25 miles east of Port Canaveral
45-foot Response Boat – Medium (U.S. Coast Guard File photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew S. Masaschi) JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued four boaters Sunday 25 miles east of Port Canaveral. Coast Guard 7th District Command Center watchstanders received a distress alert from a personal locating beacon at 10:30 a.m. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry airplane crew...

Coast Guard searching after unmanned kayak found on rocks near Merrimack River

Coast Guard searching after unmanned kayak found on rocks near Merrimack River
An unmanned, unlabeled kayak is on the north jetty at the entrance to the Merrimack River, in Massachusetts, Sunday, May 28, 2017.  U.S. Coast Guard photo. BOSTON — The Coast Guard and Salisbury Police Department launched a search Sunday morning for a possible missing kayaker after an unmanned, unlabeled kayak was found at about 6:30 a.m. on the north jetty at the entrance to the Merrimack River. A...

Coast Guard rescues overturned boater near Astoria, Ore.

Coast Guard rescues overturned boater near Astoria, Ore.
A Coast Guard Sector Columbia River MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew hoists a man after his vessel capsized near Warrenton, Ore., May 26, 2017.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Coast Guard Station Cape Disappointment. WARRENTON, Ore. —The Coast Guard rescued a boater who capsized near the Lewis and Clark Bridge in Warrenton, Ore., Friday. A Coast Guard Sector Columbia River MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew...

Coast Guard rescues 56-year-old kayaker in distress near Monterey Bay Aquarium

Coast Guard rescues 56-year-old kayaker in distress near Monterey Bay Aquarium
Coast Guard Station Monterey 47-foot motor lifeboat file photo. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Erik Swanson SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard rescued a kayaker in distress near the Monterey Bay Aquarium Friday afternoon. Coast Guard Station Monterey received a report at approximately 2:30 p.m., that a 56-year-old woman was in distress after she fell in the water and became separated...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boaters 1 mile northeast of Tybee Island

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boaters 1 mile northeast of Tybee Island
CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard suspended their search at approximately 8:20 p.m. Friday for three missing boaters one mile northeast of Tybee Island. “Suspending a case is never an easy decision, nor is it a decision that is hastily made,” said Captain Gary Tomasulo, Commander, Coast Guard Sector Charleston. “We remain ready to reinstitute a search if new information becomes available.” The...

Coast Guard medevacs man from sailing vessel

Coast Guard medevacs man from sailing vessel
USCG File Photo NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a sailing vessel near Dauphin Island, Alabama, Friday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a report at 12:28 p.m. of a crewmember experiencing heart attack symptoms aboard a sailing vessel approximately two nautical miles outside of Bon Secour Bay. Watchstanders directed the launch of a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium...

Coast Guard responds to capsized vessel on Copper River Delta near Cordova, Alaska

Coast Guard responds to capsized vessel on Copper River Delta near Cordova, Alaska
VALDEZ, Alaska – The Coast Guard responded to a 24-foot fishing vessel capsized on the Copper River Delta, near Cordova, Thursday. Coast Guard Sector Anchorage received a report at approximately noon that the bow picker Bad Boy capsized with one person on board while engaged in fishing activities. The individual was safely rescued by a nearby good Samaritan, aboard the fishing vessel Crown Royal....

Training Center Cape May members to take part in multiple Memorial Day events

Training Center Cape May members to take part in multiple Memorial Day events
Coast Guard recruits at the Signalman 1st Class Douglas Munro Memorial. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by CWO2 Veronica Colbath) CAPE MAY, N.J. – Coast Guardsmen will participate in numerous Memorial Day events to help Cape May County honor the service of America’s military members who have died in service to our country, Monday. The Coast Guard Training Center Cape May’s ceremonial staff will provide...