Coast Guard and Local Agencies Remove Vessels Damaged by Hurricane Harvey

Coast Guard and Local Agencies Remove Vessels Damaged by Hurricane Harvey
Edward Primeau and Chief Petty Officer Rich Forte, both of the Coast Guard Atlantic Strike Team discuss the removal operations for a partially submerged vessel at Rockport Marina, Aransas, Texas, Sept. 29, 2017. The Coast Guard worked with the Texas General Land Office and contractors to remove displaced or partially submerged vessels after Hurricane Harvey. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer...

Coast Guard rescues 3 people after boat explosion near Michigan City

Coast Guard rescues 3 people after boat explosion near Michigan City
29-foot Response Boat-Small U.S. Coast Guard file photo) CLEVELAND — The U.S. Coast Guard rescued three people from the water after a boat explosion occurred on a 30-foot barge that knocked them into the water near Washington Park Marina in Michigan City, Indiana, Friday. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); The port authority barge was...

Coast Guard assists 4 in Lake Michigan

Coast Guard assists 4 in Lake Michigan
Air Facility Muskegon MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo CLEVELAND — The Coast Guard assisted four people Monday morning after their 16-foot Hobie Cat capsized 500 yards southwest of Warren Dunes State Park in Sawyer, Michigan. Just after 9 a.m., crews at Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan in Milwaukee received a report from Berrien County 911 dispatch that a 16-foot Hobie Cat with four people aboard...

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. Family members of the 20-year-old man contacted the Door County Sheriffs Department shortly before...

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...

Coast Guard rescues 2 boaters near Grand Haven

Coast Guard rescues 2 boaters near Grand Haven
CLEVELAND — A Coast Guard Station Grand Haven response boat-small crew rescued two injured boaters near Grand Haven, Michigan, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan watchstanders received a mayday call from a good Samaritan reporting a boating collision with injuries. Watchstanders then launched the Grand Haven boatcrew, an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Facility Muskegon,...

Coast Guard, good Samaritans rescue boater near Milwaukee

Coast Guard, good Samaritans rescue boater near Milwaukee
USCG File Photo CLEVELAND — A Coast Guard Station Milwaukee 45-Foot Response Boat-Medium crew and good Samaritans rescued a man on Lake Michigan near Milwaukee Harbor, Wisconsin, Wednesday. Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan watchstanders received notification of a 17-foot Alumacraft under power with no persons aboard, and they issued an urgent marine information broadcast, directed a Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard, good Samaritans rescue 5 from vessel fire

Coast Guard, good Samaritans rescue 5 from vessel fire
CLEVELAND – A Coast Guard Station Ludington search and rescue crew responded to a 31-foot boat on fire just south of Big Sable Lighthouse, Michigan, July 18, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo.) CLEVELAND – A U.S. Coast Guard Station Ludington response boat-small crew and a good Samaritan responded to a vessel fire near Big Sable Point, Michigan, Tuesday. The good Samaritan vessel arrived...

Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan holds Change of Command

Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan holds Change of Command
Capt. Thomas Stuhlreyer relieves Capt. Amy Cocanour as commander of Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan during a change of command ceremony in Milwaukee, July 13, 2017. (Coast Guard photo by Master Chief Petty Officer Alan Haraf) MILWAUKEE — Capt. Thomas Stuhlreyer relieved Capt. Amy Cocanour as commander of Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan during a change of command ceremony in Milwaukee, Thursday. Stuhlreyer...