Coast Guard suspends search for a possible missing person near Black Rock Creek

Coast Guard suspends search for a possible missing person near Black Rock Creek
USCG MH-60 File Photo BOSTON — The Coast Guard has suspended its search Wednesday for a possible missing person in the vicinity of Black Rock Creek near the Merrimack River, in Newburyport. The Salisbury Police Department reported to Coast Guard watchstanders at midnight that someone reported hearing a call for help. The police also reported hearing the cries from shore. A Coast Guard Station Merrimack...

Coast Guard, local search for a possible missing person near Black Rock Creek

Coast Guard, local search for a possible missing person near Black Rock Creek
USCG File Photo BOSTON — The Coast Guard and local police are searching for a possible missing person Wednesday in Black Rock Creek, near the entrance of the Merrimack River, Newburyport. The Salisbury Police Department reported to Coast Guard watchstanders at midnight of someone hearing a call for help. The police also reported hearing the cries from shore. A 29-foot response boat crew from Coast...

Coast Guard medevacs injured fisherman 86 miles east of Cape Cod

Coast Guard medevacs injured fisherman 86 miles east of Cape Cod
USCG File Photo BOSTON – A Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod aircrew medevaced an injured fisherman Thursday evening from 86 miles off the coast of Cape Cod. At around 5 p.m., the captain of the 75-foot fishing vessel Destiny notified First District command center watchstanders that one of his crewmembers had fallen and sustained injuries to his hand and ribs. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew launched...

Coast Guard, partner agencies search for, recover body of missing canoeist in Vermont

Coast Guard, partner agencies search for, recover body of missing canoeist in Vermont
USCG File Photo BOSTON — The Coast Guard and their partner agencies searched for and recovered the body of a missing canoeist Saturday after his canoe tipped in Malletts Bay, Vermont. Clinton County Dispatch notified Coast Guard Station Burlington at about 9:20 a.m., of three men who tipped their canoe and fell into the water. Two of the men swam to shore, but the third was missing. A 29-foot response...

Saluting a Mother Who Serves: AET2 Amanda Terry

Saluting a Mother Who Serves: AET2 Amanda Terry
Petty Officer 2nd Class Amanda Terry, a crewmember at Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod, in Massachusetts, sits with her daughters at the air station, Saturday, April 29, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard photo. By Petty Officer 2nd Class Cynthia Oldham A few days each week Amanda Terry gets to wake up early with 4-year-old Aurora and spend a few precious minutes just being a mom. She helps her daughter get dressed,...

Coast Guard conducts medevac 65 miles south of Montauk, N.Y.

Coast Guard conducts medevac 65 miles south of Montauk, N.Y.
USCG File PhotoNEW YORK — A Coast Guard aircrew medically evacuated a 47-year-old man 65 miles south of Montauk, N.Y., Friday. At 8:25 a.m., the fishing vessel Braedon Michael notified Coast Guard Station Montauk, who then relayed to Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound, of a crewmember aboard who was experiencing flu like symptoms and was in and out of consciousness. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter...

Coast Guard, locals help fishermen, dog after boat takes on water

Coast Guard, locals help fishermen, dog after boat takes on water
USCG MH-60 File Photo BOSTON – The Coast Guard and Hampton Fire Rescue helped two people and a dog to shore Saturday after their boat started taking on water about three miles east of Hampton Harbor, New Hampshire. A man aboard the fishing boat Patricia Lynn II used a VHF radio to contact watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Northern New England at about 8:30 p.m. Saturday. The man reported the Patricia...

Coast Guard medevacs ill crewmember from Ro-Ro cargo ship

Coast Guard medevacs ill crewmember from Ro-Ro cargo ship
BOSTON — The Coast Guard conducted a medevac for an ill crew member Thursday on a roll on-roll off (Ro-Ro) car carrier vessel about 45 miles southeast of Nantucket, Massachusetts. At about 9 a.m., Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England received a call from the doctor of the ship Liberty Passion reporting the crewmember was suffering abdominal pains and needed to be transported to the hospital. An...

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 55 miles east of Gloucester, Mass.

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 55 miles east of Gloucester, Mass.
BOSTON — A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 55-year-old man suffering from chest pains Sunday evening 55 miles east of Gloucester. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Boston received a report at around 6:30 p.m. that the master of the 75-foot fishing vessel America, homeported in Boston, was ill and in need of medical attention. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod...