Coast Guard rescues man, two children

TARPON SPRINGS, Fla. – The Coast Guard rescued a man and two children in distress in Cross Bayou, Tarpon Springs, Monday.

Honolulu Based Cutter Walnut to help with Gulf Oil Spill

HONOLULU — The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Walnut is deploying to the Gulf of Mexico to assist in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill response today.

Coast Guard medevacs shark bite victim

CLEARWATER, Fla. – Coast Guard crews medically evacuated a 49 -year-old man suffering from a shark bite about 50 miles northwest of Tarpon Springs, Fla., on Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg received a call at about 8:45 a.m. from the crew of the 40-foot commercial fishing vessel Miss Irene, homeported in Tarpon Springs, reporting that crewmember Mike Seymore was bitten...

Coast Guard and partner agencies assist 13 in the keys on Saturday

Beautiful weather and calm seas kept Coast Guard search and rescue coordinators at Coast Guard Sector Key West, Fla., along with small boat stations and partner agencies busy Saturday, responding to several separate distress calls and resulting in 13 lives assisted throughout the keys.

Coast Guard rescues survivors of sunken vessel 100 nautical miles south of Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The crew of a Coast Guard MH-65 dolphin helicopter rescued two survivors aboard a life raft Saturday, after their sailing vessel sunk approximately 100 nautical miles south of Mona Island, Puerto Rico.

Coast Guard seizes 800 pounds of marijuana

MIAMI – Crewmembers from the Coast Guard Cutter Diamondback offloaded 47 bricks of marijuana, nearly 800 pounds, at Coast Guard Station Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Saturday.

Coast Guard rescue two from vessel taking on water

CHICAGO – A U.S. Coast Guard Station Calumet Harbor boat crew rescued two males from a 22-foot pleasure craft taking on water in southern Lake Michigan, Saturday, at approximately 10:45 p.m.

Coast Guard rescues two after boat sinks near Rockport, Mass

BOSTON — The Coast Guard rescued two men after their pleasure boat sank about nine miles north of Rockport, Mass., Sat., May 29, 2010.

Air Station Traverse City Medevacs Man from Beaver Island

BEAVER ISLAND, Mich. – U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City medically evacuated a 60-year-old male with a broken leg from Beaver Island at approximately 7 p.m. Saturday.