Coast Guard tows disabled fishing vessel with 30,000 lbs. catch off New Hampshire coast

Coast Guard tows disabled fishing vessel with 30,000 lbs. catch off New Hampshire coast
The crew of Coast Guard cutter Campbell puts the 65-foot disabled fishing vessel Black Beauty into tow about 30 miles off the coast of New Hampshire, Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) BOSTON — The Coast Guard towed an adrift 65-foot fishing vessel to Gloucester Harbor after becoming disabled about 30 miles off the coast of New Hampshire, Friday. googletag.cmd.push(function()...

Coast Guard, fire department rescue 3 from boat grounded off Gloucester

Coast Guard, fire department rescue 3 from boat grounded off Gloucester
Coast Guard Station Gloucester arrives on scene to a grounded 44-foot lobster boat off Eastern Point Lighthouse, Gloucester, Massachusetts.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) BOSTON — The Coast Guard and Gloucester Fire Department rescued three men Thursday from a lobster boat after it ran aground in the vicinity of Eastern Point Lighthouse. The lobster boat’s owner hailed Coast Guard Sector Boston...

Coast Guard, local authorities rescue missing boater from Essex

Coast Guard, local authorities rescue missing boater from Essex
Ted Gulvemond on his 21-foot Donzi in Essex Bay, Massachusetts, Aug. 3, 2017.  BOSTON — The Coast Guard and local agencies found and rescued the missing boater from Essex Thursday. 61-year-old Ted Gulvemond set off three flares alerting Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod’s HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircrew to his location. Coast Guard Station Gloucester’s 29-foot boat crew along with the Ipswich...

Coast Guard, local authorities searching for missing boater from Essex

Coast Guard, local authorities searching for missing boater from Essex
This is a photo of missing Ted Gulvemond on his 21-foot Donzi in Essex Bay, Massachusetts, Aug. 3, 2017.  BOSTON — The Coast Guard and local authorities are searching for 61-year-old Ted Gulvemond Thursday after he went out on his 21-foot Donzi boat off Essex Bay. His wife called Coast Guard Sector Boston watchstanders at about 11 p.m. Wednesday reporting her husband left the dock at about 7 p.m....

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...

Heavy weather breaks barge free from mooring in Gloucester Harbor

Heavy weather breaks barge free from mooring in Gloucester Harbor
BOSTON — The Coast Guard and Gloucester harbormaster responded Sunday to a grounded barge on Niles Beach in Gloucester Harbor. High winds and heavy seas caused the barge, owned by Charter, to break free from its moorings at about 3:30 p.m. The grounded barge is one of three barges being used in dredging operations and has sand, mud, and water aboard. A Coast Guard Station Gloucester boat crew...

Coast Guard, local authorities end search for person in the water south of Gloucester Harbor

Coast Guard, local authorities end search for person in the water south of Gloucester Harbor
BOSTON — The body of the missing fisherman who was swept out to sea was  Thursday in Magnolia Point. At approximately 4:50 p.m, Gloucester police department reported to watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Boston they found Manoel DeSonsa in the vicinity of Shore Drive in Magnolia Point in Gloucester. Massachusetts State police confirmed his identity. DeSonsa was found about .5 miles south of his...

Coast Guard, local authorities suspend case for person in the water south of Gloucester Harbor

Coast Guard, local authorities suspend case for person in the water south of Gloucester Harbor
BOSTON — The Coast Guard and local authorities suspended the search Wednesday for the missing fisherman who was swept out to sea at Rafes Chasm Park. The Coast Guard and local authorities searched approximately 112 miles through the night from Old House Cove to Rafes Chasm Park yielding no results. Initially, members from the Boston police department notified watchstanders at Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard, local authorities search for person in the water south of Gloucester Harbor

Coast Guard, local authorities search for person in the water south of Gloucester Harbor
BOSTON — The Coast Guard and local authorities are searching for a man who was fishing on the rocks at Rafes Chasm Park Tuesday and was swept out to sea. Members from the Boston police department notified watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Gloucester at about 2:50 p.m. reporting two people were fishing on the rocks and were swept out to sea. One of the fishermen made it back to shore safely, but...