Coast Guard ends active search in Lake Michigan for missing boater

Coast Guard ends active search in Lake Michigan for missing boater
MILWAUKEE – Coast Guard personnel have ended their active search in Lake Michigan, Thursday night, for Joseph Kiehm, last seen Tuesday. The Coast Guard located Kiehm’s boat, the Wild Irish, adrift in Lake Michigan about 10 miles northeast of Milwaukee, Thursday afternoon, after being notified by the captain of the Lake Express Ferry who was on a scheduled transit to Muskegon, Michigan. Kiehm...

Coast Guard continues search for missing man in Lake Michigan after boat found adrift

Coast Guard continues search for missing man in Lake Michigan after boat found adrift
MILWAUKEE – Coast Guard personnel continued to seach Lake Michigan on Thursday for Joseph Kiehm, last seen Tuesday. The Coast Guard located Kiehm’s boat, the Wild Irish, adrift in Lake Michigan about 10 miles northeast of Milwaukee, Thursday afternoon, after a boater responded to an Urgent Marine Information Broadcast requesting assistance locating the vessel. Kiehm was last seen aboard his...

Coast Guard and good Samaritans rescue 4 fisherman in the Gulf of Mexico

Coast Guard and good Samaritans rescue 4 fisherman in the Gulf of Mexico
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard and a Mexican shrimper rescued four Mexican fishermen Wednesday after their boat sank about 22 miles offshore of South Padre Island. At approximately 6 p.m., the crew of the tanker Yunga contacted watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi Command Center to notify them that they saw two men clinging to a capsized Mexican fishing vessel 1 mile north...

Coast Guard searching for missing man in Lake Michigan

Coast Guard searching for missing man in Lake Michigan
MILWAUKEE – The Coast Guard is searching for a man who went missing on Lake Michigan, Tuesday. Missing is 48-year-old Joseph Kiehm from Milwaukee. Kiehm was last seen aboard his 26-foot white sailboat, the Wild Irish, at McKinley Marina in the Milwaukee Harbor between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. A search-and-rescue controller at Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan in Milwaukee received a phone call from Kiehm’s...

Coast Guard Station Kauai rescues two sailors off Kauai

Coast Guard Station Kauai rescues two sailors off Kauai
HONOLULU – Two sailors are safe and receiving medical care after a late night injury off Kauai prompted a call for help to the Coast Guard Tuesday. At 8:06 p.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Honolulu Command Center received a distress call on VHF Channel 16 from an individual aboard a 50-foot sailing vessel eight miles southwest of Port Allen, Kauai. The master of the sailing vessel Morning...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Auke Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Auke Bay, Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska — The Coast Guard suspended the search for 52-year-old Paul Keithahn in the vicinity of Coghlan Island near Auke Bay Tuesday. Crews from Coast Guard Station Juneau, the Coast Guard Cutter Liberty, Coast Guard Air Station Sitka, the Coast Guard Auxiliary, the Juneau S.E.A.D.O.G.S. and the Alaska State Troopers searched a total of 190-square miles for approximately 32 hours before suspending...

Coast Guard, Black Bayou fire crew responds to fire on tugboat near Lake Charles, Louisiana

Coast Guard, Black Bayou fire crew responds to fire on tugboat near Lake Charles, Louisiana
HOUSTON — The Coast Guard along with the Black Bayou Fire Department responded to a tugboat fire near Lake Charles, Louisiana, Tuesday. The six people aboard the tug vessel Garyville were able to escape and no injuries were reported. At approximately 1:15 p.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston Command Center received a report from the captain of the tug vessel Garyville, stating...

Coast Guard searching for man near Auke Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard searching for man near Auke Bay, Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska — The Coast Guard is searching for a 52-year-old man named Paul Keithahn in the vicinity of Coghlan Island near Auke Bay Tuesday. A 25-foot response boat crew from Coast Guard Station Juneau, the Coast Guard Auxiliary vessel Parker and an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Sitka began their search Monday after a good Samaritan reported seeing the man’s...

Missing 83-year-old man located safely on land

Missing 83-year-old man located safely on land
ARNEGAT LIGHT, N.J. — The Coast Guard suspended its search off Long Beach Island for a missing 83-year-old man Tuesday after he was safely located on land. The 83-year-old man with Alzheimer’s disease, who was missing since approximately 1:30 a.m., was found by locals at approximately 8:30 a.m. near 83rd Street and Long Beach Boulevard on Brighton Beach. Involved in the search were: Coast...