Coast Guard rescues two teens north of Kodiak on Afognak Island

JUNEAU, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak crew located and hoisted two overdue hunters today on Afognak Island.

Coast Guard, Pillar Point Harbor Patrol rescue surfer in distress

SAN FRANCISCO — The U.S. Coast Guard and the Pillar Point Harbor Patrol rescued a distressed surfer off of Dunes Beach, Half Moon Bay, yesterday.

Coast Guard rescues two from capsized vessel

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Rescue crews from Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg rescued two men Monday after their 18-foot boat overturned near the Howard Franklin Bridge in St. Petersburg.

Pathfinder response winds down

VALDEZ, Alaska – The tug Pathfinder was moored at Port of Valdez early Sunday morning after being safely towed from Busby Island in Prince William Sound, Alaska.

Coast Guard suspends search for downed aircraft in the Bahamas

MIAMI – Coast Guard crews suspended their search for two men at 11 a.m. Sunday after receiving a report of a downed aircraft approximately 10 miles northeast of Plana Cays, Bahamas, Thursday.

Tug Pathfinder safely moored in the Port of Valdez

VALDEZ, Alaska – The tugboat Pathfinder has been safely towed to and moored at the Valdez Petroleum Terminal in the Port of Valdez at 12:56 a.m., Sunday.

Lightering completed on tug Pathfinder towing operations commencing

VALDEZ, Alaska – Lightering of the Crowley tugboat Pathfinder has concluded after crews removed fuel from the damaged tanks aboard the vessel Friday night.

District 11 Commander explains internal investigation into San Diego boat collision

SAN DIEGO – Rear Adm. Joseph Castillo, commander of the Eleventh Coast Guard District, addresses the media regarding a collision between a Coast Guard 33-foot response boat and a 24-foot recreational boat that occurred Dec. 20, 2009, during a press conference at Coast Guard Sector San Diego Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2009. The collision occurred in San Diego Bay during the annual Parade of Lights between...

Coast Guard locates overdue boater

SAN PEDRO, Calif. – The Coast Guard located a recreational boater last night after a concerned family member reported him overdue.