Coast Guard rescues two Cuban fisherman 17 miles south of Grassy Key

Coast Guard rescues two Cuban fisherman 17 miles south of Grassy Key
A Coast Guard Station Islamorada boat crew rescues two Cuban fisherman Thursday, May 18, 2017, approximately 17 miles south of Grassy Key.  (Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued two Cuban fisherman Thursday 17 miles south of Grassy Key. Watch standers at the Coast Guard Seventh District received a request for assistance from the Cuban Border Guard at approximately 8:30 a.m. Wednesday...

Search for young mother reported overboard suspended

Search for young mother reported overboard suspended
MIAMI — The Coast Guard suspended its search efforts, Saturday, for a missing 24-year-old mother who went overboard during a cruise 22 nautical miles off the coast of Cuba. The search was suspended at 11 a.m., Saturday, after Coast Guard crews covered 1,378 square nautical miles looking for Kaylyn Rose Sommer, a 24-year-old mother and Charleston resident. “Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers...