Coast Guard suspends search for missing kayaker in Green Bay

Coast Guard suspends search for missing kayaker in Green Bay
Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City MH-60T Jayhawk helicopter file photo by Air Station Traverse City CLEVELAND — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a kayaker who went missing Saturday in Green Bay near Horseshoe Island off of Peninsula State Park, pending further information or developments. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Family...

Coast Guard searching for missing kayaker in Green Bay near Ephraim Wisconsin

Coast Guard searching for missing kayaker in Green Bay near Ephraim Wisconsin
Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo MILWAUKEE – The Coast Guard, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and local agencies are searching for a kayaker who went missing Saturday in Green Bay near Horseshoe Island off of Peninsula State Park. Family members of the 20-year-old man contacted the Door County Sheriffs Department shortly before 9 p.m. indicating...

Last Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter to depart Air Station Traverse City Monday

Last Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter to depart Air Station Traverse City Monday
A Coast Guard air crew aboard a MH-60 Dolphin helicopter, from Air Station Traverse City, Mich., flies over a frozen Lake Michigan in the vicinity of Frankfort, Mich., March 10, 2014.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Air Station Traverse City) TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — The final MH-65 Dolphin helicopter is scheduled to depart Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City, Monday. Since 1995, MH-65 helicopters...

Coast Guard helicopter crew rescues man stranded on break-wall

Coast Guard helicopter crew rescues man stranded on break-wall
A Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City MH-60 jayhawk helicopter hovers above the Frankfort North Pier lighthouse and lowers a rescue swimmer to rescue a fisherman stranded on the pier, Frankfort, Michigan, August 11, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) CLEVELAND — The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a man via helicopter who was stranded on the Frankfort North Pier Head entrance to Betsie Lake, Frankfort,...

Coast Guard continues to monitor merchant vessel aground in Saint Mary River

Coast Guard continues to monitor merchant vessel aground in Saint Mary River
The merchant vessel Calumet sits hard aground in shallow water outside of the channel on St. Marys River, southeast of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, August 10, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. — The U.S. Coast Guard continues to monitor a 629-foot U.S. cargo ship that ran aground on the north side of Sugar Island in the St. Marys River, Wednesday, at about 11:40 p.m. The merchant...

Coast Guard rescues man overdue in Wilderness State Park

Coast Guard rescues man overdue in Wilderness State Park
Air Station Traverse City MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo CLEVELAND — The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a man from Wilderness State Park in Northern Lower Michigan early Thursday morning. Just before 1 a.m. watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, were notified by the Chippewa, Charlevoix, Emmet County 911 Dispatch that a son had reported his father overdue from a trip to Wilderness...

Coast Guard, Michigan State Police rescue woman, 84, on Oden Island

Coast Guard, Michigan State Police rescue woman, 84, on Oden Island
An elderly woman looks out of Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City MH-65 helicopter while en route to emergency medical services July 25, 2017.  CLEVELAND — The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a woman, 84, on Oden Island, Michigan, Tuesday morning. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City located the woman on the north side of the island and transported her to emergency...

Coast Guard, local agencies end search for missing teens

Coast Guard, local agencies end search for missing teens
USCG FIle Photo CLEVELAND — The Coast Guard and local response crews ended their search for two missing teenagers after divers recovered the bodies from Lake Ontario near Robert Wehle Park, Monday. At 12:45 p.m., divers from the New York State Police Underwater Recovery Team recovered two deceased males from under the water and confirmed they were the missing swimmers. At about 3:30 p.m. Sunday,...

Air Station Traverse City “Open Ramp” will kick off National Cherry Festival Air Show

Air Station Traverse City "Open Ramp" will kick off National Cherry Festival Air Show
Hundreds of visitors line the tarmacs at Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City, Mich., during their Open Ramp event in 2014. TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — The crew of Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City will host its annual “Open Ramp” event to kick off the 2017 National Cherry Festival Air Show, Friday. The “Open Ramp” will take place from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., and is free and open to the public;...