Coast Guard medevacs 13-years-old boy from overturned boat

Coast Guard medevacs 13-years-old boy from overturned boat
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard responded to a distress call from three males aboard an overturned vessel in the vicinity of Little Lake near Galliano, Louisiana, Thursday. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans watchstanders received a call from the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Department at 7:45 p.m. about an overturned vessel and redirected a Coast Guard Air Station MH-65 helicopter aircrew for search and...

Coast Guard crews tow disabled vessel

Coast Guard crews tow disabled vessel
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard towed an 18-foot vessel with two people and one dog aboard near St. Bernard, Louisiana, Thursday. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans watchstanders received a report at approximately 6:05 p.m. about a disabled vessel requesting assistance in Drum Lake. Sector New Orleans directed the launch of a Coast Guard Station New Orleans 24-foot Special Purpose Craft boatcrew at 6:35...

Coast Guard suspends search for man missing near Sitka, Alaska

Coast Guard suspends search for man missing near Sitka, Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska — Coast Guard crews suspended their search for a 40-year-old man near Sitka, Saturday. A kayak belonging to the man was discovered on Kasiana Island approximately four miles northwest of Sitka, Friday, but search dogs and crews turned up no other sign of the man after a thorough search of the area.  A first light search conducted by an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Air Station...

Coast Guard, Niagara County Sheriff’s Office searching for man on Niagara River

Coast Guard, Niagara County Sheriff’s Office searching for man on Niagara River
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Rescuers from the Coast Guard, Niagara County Sheriff’s Office and other local agencies continue the search for a man who may have fallen into the Niagara River, Monday night. At around 10:40 p.m., Monday, the Coast Guard received notification from Niagara County of a 51-year-old male from Lewiston, New York, who went missing while shoveling snow earlier that night. Local authorities...

Air Station Kodiak medevacs woman in remote Alaska for medical treatment

KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak HH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew, forward-deployed on the Coast Guard Cutter Sherman, medevaced a 37-year-old female who was reportedly suffering from intestinal complications from Dutch Harbor medical clinic to Cold Bay Monday morning.