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 suspends search for 2 fishermen near Fairfield, Conn.

Coast Guard suspends search for 2 fishermen near Fairfield, Conn.
45-foot Response Boat – Medium (U.S. Coast Guard File photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew S. Masaschi) NEW YORK – The Coast Guard has suspended its search for two missing individuals near Fairfield, Conn., Saturday afternoon. Missing are two Hispanic men in their mid-20s. The search was suspended around 2:00 p.m., Saturday after searching a 22-square mile area surrounding Penfield Reef. At...

Coast Guard, partner agencies searching for 2 fishermen near Fairfield, Conn.

Coast Guard, partner agencies searching for 2 fishermen near Fairfield, Conn.
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat -Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Rob Lester NEW YORK – Coast Guard and partner agency crews are searching for two missing individuals near Fairfield, Conn., Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound command center were notified by the Fairfield Police Department at approximately 7:45 a.m., that six people fishing near Penfield...

Coast Guard medevacs 55-year-old man south of Point Loma

Coast Guard medevacs 55-year-old man south of Point Loma
Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter. File Photo SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medically evacuated a 55-year-old man approximately 170 miles south of Point Loma, Thursday. At approximately 9:45 p.m. Thursday, the crew of the passenger vessel Shogun contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San Diego’s Joint Harbor Operations Center to report a passenger was experiencing...

Shipwreck survivor meets with Coast Guard rescuers in Portsmouth, VA

Shipwreck survivor meets with Coast Guard rescuers in Portsmouth, VA
From left to right: Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class John Fuller, Petty Officer 2nd Class Brittany Wygand, Petty Officer 1st Class Andrea Cobb, shipwreck survivor Jacob Van Ommen, Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael Luker, Lt. j.g. Bradley Milliken and Capt. Kevin Carroll pose for a group photo during an event on Coast Guard Base Portsmouth, Virginia, Aug. 16, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Auxiliarist...

Coast Guard medevacs man from tanker 13 miles west of Egmont Key, Florida

Coast Guard medevacs man from tanker 13 miles west of Egmont Key, Florida
An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter from Air Station Clearwater approaches the 550-foot tanker Gaschem Stade, 13 miles west of Egmont Key, Florida, Monday, Aug. 14, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Gage Hunt) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —The Coast Guard medevaced a 55-year-old male Philippine national from a 550-foot tanker 13 miles west of Egmont Key, Monday. At 10:15 a.m. watchstanders...

Coast Guard medevacs man south of Point Loma

Coast Guard medevacs man south of Point Loma
Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter. File Photo SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medically evacuated a 40-year-old man approximately 70 miles south of Point Loma, Saturday. At approximately 6 a.m. Saturday, the crew of the 68-foot charter fishing boat Tribute contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San Diego’s Joint Harbor Operations Center to report a passenger was experiencing...

Coast Guard helicopter crew rescues man stranded on break-wall

Coast Guard helicopter crew rescues man stranded on break-wall
A Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City MH-60 jayhawk helicopter hovers above the Frankfort North Pier lighthouse and lowers a rescue swimmer to rescue a fisherman stranded on the pier, Frankfort, Michigan, August 11, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) CLEVELAND — The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a man via helicopter who was stranded on the Frankfort North Pier Head entrance to Betsie Lake, Frankfort,...