Coast Guard searching for child off Long Beach, N.Y.

Coast Guard searching for child off Long Beach, N.Y.
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo NEW YORK — The Coast Guard is searching for an eight-year-old boy off the waters of Long Beach, New York, Tuesday evening. The missing boy was was last seen last seen swimming with his brother near Ocean Beach Park around 6:00 p.m. Nassau County emergency...

Coast Guard rescues 3 boaters near St. Catherines Island

Coast Guard rescues 3 boaters near St. Catherines Island
A Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew rescued three boaters after their vessel capsized Tuesday, June 19, 2018, near St. Catherines Island, Georgia. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Air Station Savannah) CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard rescued three boaters Tuesday after their vessel capsized near St. Catherines Island, Georgia. googletag.cmd.push(function()...

Coast Guard presents excellence award to Memphis marine terminal

Coast Guard presents excellence award to Memphis marine terminal
Rear Adm. John P. Nadeau, presents the Rear Admiral Richard E. Bennis Facility of the Year Award for Excellence in Maritime Security to Lucy Woodstock Marine Terminal in Memphis, Tennessee, June 19, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Lora Ratliff. MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Rear Adm. John P. Nadeau, U.S Coast Guard assistant commandant for prevention policy, presented the Rear Admiral...

Coast Guard, Gloucester Fire Department medevac lobsterman off coast

Coast Guard, Gloucester Fire Department medevac lobsterman off coast
Coast Guard Station Gloucester 47-Foot Motor LIfeboat file photo BOSTON — The Coast Guard along with the Gloucester Fire Department medevaced a 78-year-old man from the lobster boat Sea Force One Tuesday after he suffered an injury to his leg 17 miles south of Gloucester. Coast Guard Sector Boston watchstanders received the call for help from the captain of the Sea Force One via radio at around 2:20...

Coast Guard, FWC seize illegal catch near South Sound Creek, FL

Coast Guard, FWC seize illegal catch near South Sound Creek, FL
Dismembered sharks lie on the deck of the commercial fishing vessel Miss Shell, June 19, 2018, near South Sound Creek, Florida.  (Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission jointly seized 11 shark fins and dismembered sharks aboard the 40-foot commercial fishing vessel, Miss Shell, near South...

Coast Guard reschedules underwater assessment of tanker Coimbra

Coast Guard reschedules underwater assessment of tanker Coimbra
NEW HAVEN, CT — The U. S. Coast Guard has contracted Resolve Marine to conduct an underwater assessment of the tanker Coimbra, rescheduled from June to take place from July 15-23, 2018. Located approximately 30 miles southeast of Shinnecock, N.Y., the Coimbra was sunk during World War II by a German U-boat. The operation will assess the condition of the tanker and potential to have an environmental...

Coast Guard announces Duluth-Superior Harbor security restrictions

Coast Guard announces Duluth-Superior Harbor security restrictions
DULUTH, Minn. — The U. S. Coast Guard in Duluth, Minnesota is scheduled to establish security restrictions on portions of the Duluth-Superior Harbor on the afternoon of Wednesday, June 20, 2018, as part of President Trump’s visit to the area. The U.S. Coast Guard will establish and strictly enforce two security zones on northern and central portions of the Duluth-Superior Harbor, including the...

Coast Guard Station Cape Disappointment transfers command during ceremony

Coast Guard Station Cape Disappointment transfers command during ceremony
Capt. William Timmons, commander Sector Columbia River, Lt. Cmdr. Thomas Condit, commanding officer Station Cape Disappointment and Lt. Jessica Shafer salute the flag during the playing of the national anthem at the station’s change of command ceremony held in Ilwaco, Wash., June 18, 2018.U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Levi Read. WARRENTON, Ore. — The crew of Coast Guard...

Coast Guard medevacs injured fisherman 13 miles west of Grays Harbor

Coast Guard medevacs injured fisherman 13 miles west of Grays Harbor
WARRENTON, Ore. – The Coast Guard medically evacuated an injured fisherman 13 miles west of the Grays Harbor, Washington, entrance, Monday morning. A boat crew aboard a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat from Coast Guard Station Grays Harbor met up with with the commercial fishing vessel Myrna Lynn to transfer the 50-year-old injured fisherman to shore, and get him treated by emergency medical services for a...