Coast Guard responds to 37 distress calls as thunderstorms rage through Chesapeake Bay

BALTIMORE – Coast Guard responds to 37 distress calls resulting in more than 77 people assisted or rescued after a severe thunderstorm developed in the Chesapeake Bay Sunday afternoon.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater

BALTIMORE – The Coast Guard suspended its search for a missing 26-year-old man in the Chesapeake Bay near Elm’s Beach in St. Mary’s County Sunday after a canoe reportedly capsized with two people aboard approximately 500 yards away from shore.

Coast Guard Searching for Missing Canoeist in Chesapeake Bay

BALTIMORE – The Coast Guard along with partnering agencies are responding to a report of a missing 26-year-old male in the Chesapeake Bay near Elm’s Beach in St. Mary’s County Saturday.

Coast Guard focuses on safe boating as weather warms

BALTIMORE – In response to multiple distress calls from boaters in trouble Monday, Coast Guard Sector Baltimore is reminding boaters to boat smart and boat safe by properly preparing for the upcoming boating season.

Coast Guard to establish security zone for State of the Union address

BALTIMORE – The Coast Guard will establish a temporary security zone in designated waters of the National Capital Region for the State of the Union address Wednesday. During this period, security zone enforcement will prohibit navigation by commercial and recreational waterway users.

Coast Guard medevacs man from boat in Chesapeake Bay

BALTIMORE – The Coast Guard medevaced one man from a boat in the Chesapeake Bay Monday after he was reportedly suffering from seizures.

Coast Guard rescues 1 in Potomac River

BALTIMORE – The Coast Guard rescued a man from a grounded boat near Hull Creek in the Potomac River Monday. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Rescued was Tom Neal, 57.

Coast Guard rescues 1 in Potomac River

BALTIMORE – Coast Guard rescued one person from an aground sailboat in the Potomac River Monday. Rescued was James Hayes.

Coast Guard rescues disoriented boater in Potomac River

BALTIMORE – The Coast Guard rescued a man aboard a boat who was disoriented in the Potomac River Saturday. Rescued was Leo Dorse. The Coast Guard received a call at 11:22 p.m., via cell phone from Dorse, the owner and operator of a 23-foot boat, reporting that while traveling from St. Mary’s River to the Yeocomico River he had lost electrical power and became disoriented. The Coast Guard worked...