Coast Guard suspends search near Lituya Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard suspends search near Lituya Bay, Alaska
Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk File Photo ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard suspended it’s search Sunday for potential survivors of a helicopter crash near Lituya Bay, Alaska. The search was suspended at approximately 1230 p.m. The Coast Guard, Alaska Air National Guard, Southeast Alaska Dogs for Ground Search and Civil Air Patrol searched a total of 788 square miles over a period...

Coast Guard medevacs man from charter fishing vessel west of Golden Gate Bridge

Coast Guard medevacs man from charter fishing vessel west of Golden Gate Bridge
Coast Guard Air Station San Francisco MH-65 helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard medevaced a 46-year-old man from a 50-foot charter fishing vessel approximately 20 miles west of the Golden Gate Bridge, Saturday afternoon. The captain of the fishing vessel Tiger Shark contacted Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders at approximately...

Coast Guard, Rockport harbormaster respond to people in the water off Rockport

Coast Guard, Rockport harbormaster respond to people in the water off Rockport
Coast Guard Station Gloucester 47-Foot Motor LIfeboat file photo BOSTON — Coast Guard rescue crews, Rockport harbormaster responded Sunday afternoon to an overturned boat near Straitsmouth Island off Rockport. At 1:20 p.m., the Coast Guard Sector Boston command center received a report of an overturned 20-foot boat and two people in the water. A helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod,...

Coast Guard rescues 3 from aground vessel in Puget Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard rescues 3 from aground vessel in Puget Bay, Alaska
A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Air Station Kodiak takes a moment for a photo with three men they rescued from a grounded boat in Puget Bay, Alaska, Sept. 29, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. Lizzy Klynman. ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard assisted three men after their engine failed and boat ran aground Saturday in Puget Bay, Alaska. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from...

Coast Guard continues search for potential crash survivors near Lituya Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard continues search for potential crash survivors near Lituya Bay, Alaska
Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk File PhotoANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard and others are continuing the search Saturday for three potential survivors of a helicopter crash that occurred Friday near Lituya Bay. The helicopter crashed in the water approximately 100 yards from the shoreline of a beach about 3 miles east of Lituya Bay.The Coast Guard located sections of the crashed helicopter’s...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man off Truro

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man off Truro
Coast Guard Station Provincetown 47-foot Motor Lifeboat file photo by SN Austin Holdner. BOSTON — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a man in the water off Ballston Beach. He was last seen Saturday early afternoon near the shore. Search crews included: googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); A Coast Guard Station Provincetown 47-foot Motor...

Coast Guard modifies Waccamaw and Great Pee Dee River safety zone

Coast Guard modifies Waccamaw and Great Pee Dee River safety zone
CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Captain of the Port (COTP) Charleston and South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) modified the Waccamaw River and Great Pee Dee River safety zone Saturday. The safety zone includes all waters of the Waccamaw River along the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway (AICW) from U.S. Highway 17 to the Socastee Swing Bridge (AICW statute mile marker 400 to 370), all waters...

Coast Guard, local agencies searching for missing swimmer off Truro, Mass.

Coast Guard, local agencies searching for missing swimmer off Truro, Mass.
BOSTON — Coast Guard rescue crews are searching for a 26-year old man Saturday off the coast of Truro. The missing man was last seen swimming near the shore at Ballston Beach. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England were notified of a person in the water at 2:30 p.m. A response boat crew from Coast Guard Station Provincetown and a rescue air crew from Coast Guard Air Station...

Coast Guard to honor first keeper of U.S. Life Saving Station in Louisville, Kentucky

Coast Guard to honor first keeper of U.S. Life Saving Station in Louisville, Kentucky
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky – In upholding the core values of honor, respect, and devotion to duty, the Coast Guard will pay tribute to Capt. William Devan Jr. Monday, October 1st at 1:00 p.m., at St. Louis Cemetery in Louisville. Captain Devan was the first keeper of the U.S. Lifesaving Station #10 in Louisville. He was the keeper from the initial creation of Station #10, served from 1881 to 1911,...