Coast Guard rescues local woman in Lake Tahoe

Coast Guard rescues local woman in Lake Tahoe
SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard rescued a woman in Lake Tahoe at approximately 7:50 p.m. Thursday evening. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector San Francisco command center received a call at 5:50 p.m., from Coast Guard Station Lake Tahoe, notifying the command center of a request for assistance from the Placer County Sheriff’s Office. The Sheriff’s Office stated that a local female swam...

Coast Guard, local agencies locate missing father, son on Lake Tahoe

Coast Guard, local agencies locate missing father, son on Lake Tahoe
Coast Guard Station Lake Tahoe crew members participate in two-boat training, Tuesday, June 5, 2012. The crew maintains and operates two 25-foot rapid response boats and conducts search and rescue, law enforcement and national defense missions. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Sherri Eng. SAN FRANCISCO – A father and son were rescued after they were reported overdue near South Lake...