Coast Guard assists 5 from disabled boat in Tampa Bay

Coast Guard assists 5 from disabled boat in Tampa Bay
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); A Coast Guard boatcrew aboard a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium, from Station St. Petersburg, Florida, tows an 18-foot disabled pontoon boat 1 mile south of the Gandy Boat Ramp, Florida, Monday, March 12, 2018. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Aaron Massey. ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast...

Coast Guard rescues 6 boaters a mile west of Sarasota

Coast Guard rescues 6 boaters a mile west of Sarasota
The 24-foot pontoon boat that started sinking Sunday, June 4, 2017 with six people aboard near New Pass Inlet, Sarasota, Florida.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Brigitta Lambright) SARASOTA, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued six people Sunday after their boat started sinking near New Pass Inlet. Rescued were: googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0');...

Coast Guard rescues woman on grounded pontoon boat in Green Bay

Coast Guard rescues woman on grounded pontoon boat in Green Bay
CLEVELAND — A Coast Guard rescue aircrew hoisted a woman to safety from a pontoon boat Tuesday night after a friend reported her overdue. A radio watchstander at Coast Guard Station Sturgeon Bay, Wis., received a phone call from a man, reporting that his friend had called him reporting that the 22-foot pontoon boat she was on had run aground. According to the reporting source, the woman said she...

Coast Guard rescues four people from sinking pontoon boat

YANKEENTOWN, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued four boaters in distress 15 miles southwest of Crystal River, Saturday.