Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Norweigian Dawn off Cape Cod

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Norweigian Dawn off Cape Cod
BOSTON — A Coast Guard air crew medically evacuated a 19-year-old woman from the cruise ship Norweigian Dawn Friday off the coast of Cape Cod, Massachusetts. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Watchstanders at the 1st Coast Guard District in Boston received a call at 8:32 p.m. from the ship explaining a passenger was suffering from suspected...

Coast Guard searching for missing kayaker on Lake Champlain, Vermont, asking for help from public

Coast Guard searching for missing kayaker on Lake Champlain, Vermont, asking for help from public
The Coast Guard is asking for assistance from the public in the search for a kayaker who went missing on Lake Champlain, Vt., Saturday. BOSTON — The Coast Guard is asking for assistance from the public in the search for a kayaker who went missing on Lake Champlain, Vermont Saturday. Sean Hawley, 25, 6’2 and 180 pounds was last seen at 11:00 p.m. Saturday paddling a black, inflatable kayak...

Coast Guard medevacs Queen Mary II passenger

Coast Guard medevacs Queen Mary II passenger
Coast Guard rescue crews medically evacuate a man from the 992-foot Bermuda flagged cruise ship Queen Mary II. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) BOSTON — Coast Guard rescue crews medically evacuated a man with symptoms of renal and heart failure 180 miles south of Nantucket, Massachusetts Saturday. Watchstanders at the 1st District Command Center received a call via satellite phone at 12:00 p.m. stating...

Two missing kayakers on Saco River located

Two missing kayakers on Saco River located
BOSTON — The Coast Guard, along with state and local partners, have found the two missing individuals involved in a search and rescue case Wednesday. Local authorities relayed to Coast Guard rescue crews that the two people had been safely located on shore. Police from Biddeford, Maine notified the Sector Northern New England Command Center in Portland, Maine early Wednesday after receiving a report...

Coast Guard seeks info on two missing people on the Saco River, Maine

Coast Guard seeks info on two missing people on the Saco River, Maine
BOSTON — The Coast Guard is seeking information about two people who went missing on the Saco River in Maine late Tuesday. Local police from Biddeford, Maine notified the Sector Northern New England Command Center in Portland, Maine today after receiving a report about two missing people at the mouth of the river, near the University of New England Campus. A Station South Portland rescue crew using...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fisherman east of Cape Ann

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fisherman east of Cape Ann
BOSTON — The Coast Guard has suspended the active search at 10:42 a.m. Friday, pending further developments, for a fisherman who went overboard from the fishing vessel Lydia & Maya approximately 32 miles southeast of Cape Ann, Mass., Thursday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Boston received a report at approximately 12:30 p.m. Thursday, from the 71-foot fishing vessel Lydia & Maya,...

Injured Fisherman Gets A Lift From Air Station Cape Cod

BOSTON – Rescue personnel from Cape Cod medevaced a crewmember from a commercial fishing vessel 50 miles southeast of Nantucket, Mass., Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. U.S. Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England in Woods Hole, Mass., received notification at 8:30 a.m. from the fishing vessel Challenge that a crewmember was suffering abdominal pain and possible internal bleeding. A Coast Guard flight...

3 rescued south of Martha’s Vineyard after Mayday Call

BOSTON — Three people were rescued after their 20-foot boat took on water and sank south of Martha’s Vineyard Saturday. U.S. Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England received a mayday call at 2:24 p.m. from the operator of the pleasure craft Cynthia Z stating his boat was awash with three people on board. The three men put on their life jackets and entered the water with a hand-held radio....

Coast Guard suspends search for boat driver

BOSTON – The Coast Guard has suspended its search near Popponesset Island, Mass., for the 21-year-old East Falmouth, Mass., native, at 12:09 p.m., June 22, 2011. “It’s disappointing that we weren’t able to bring him home to his family … it’s always hard to come back empty-handed,” said Chief Petty Officer Brian Guarino, the officer in charge of Station Woods Hole, who was on scene for...