Coast Guard assists YMCA kayakers near San Juan Islands

Coast Guard assists YMCA kayakers near San Juan Islands
Coast Guard Station Bellingham 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo SEATTLE— The Coast Guard assisted 11 kayakers from the YMCA Camp Orkila near the San Juan Islands Tuesday night. A 45-Foot Response Boata-Medium crew, from Coast Guard Station Bellingham pulled in the stranded group of camp counselors and transferred them back to a boat from the YMCA camp. A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter,...

Coast Guard responds to capsized vessel off Wailea, Maui

Coast Guard responds to capsized vessel off Wailea, Maui
Seven people are safe on shore after their 30-foot recreational vessel starting taking on water and capsized about 200 yards off Wailea, Maui, June 17, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) HONOLULU — Seven people are safe on shore after their 30-foot recreational vessel starting taking on water and capsized about 200 yards off Wailea, Maui, Monday. Pollution responders are on scene assessing the...

Coast Guard medevacs 5-year-old girl from cruise ship near Juneau

Coast Guard medevacs 5-year-old girl from cruise ship near Juneau
Coast Guard Station Juneau 45-foot Response Boat – Medium file photo JUNEAU, Alaska — The Coast Guard medevaced a 5-year-old girl from a cruise ship near Juneau, Sunday. A 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Juneau met the cruise ship Ovation of the Sea in Gastineau Channel and took aboard the girl, who was experiencing abdominal pain, along with her parents. The crew took...

Coast Guard saves six people, tows disabled vessel in Port Etches

Coast Guard saves six people, tows disabled vessel in Port Etches
Coast Guard Station Valdez 45-Foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Station Valdez 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boat crew rescued six people and towed their disabled and adrift 22-foot vessel Freebird in Hinchinbrook Entrance near Port Etches, Prince William Sound, Alaska, Saturday. The Station Valdez boat crew transported all six people with their disabled vessel...

Coast Guard assists disabled, adrift sailing vessel in the Chesapeake Bay

Coast Guard assists disabled, adrift sailing vessel in the Chesapeake Bay
A 42-foot sailing vessel gets towed through the waters of the Chesapeake Bay to Cape Charles Harbor by a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium from Coast Guard Station Cape Charles, Virginia, June 16, 2019.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Kyle Chadwick) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard assisted two people after their 42-foot sailing vessel became disabled and adrift in the Chesapeake Bay shipping channel,...

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue 4 from in Herring Bay, Md.

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue 4 from in Herring Bay, Md.
Coast Guard Station Annapolis 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew S. Masaschi BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard and the Anne Arundel Fire Department rescued four people from a vessel taking on water in Herring Bay, Maryland, late Friday night. Coast Guard watchstanders initially received the report from a person aboard the vessel via cell phone, and launched a 45-foot...

Coast Guard Cordova FOL crew saves man stranded for three days on Montague Island

Coast Guard Cordova FOL crew saves man stranded for three days on Montague Island
A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew, forward-deployed to Cordova, poses with a man they rescued after he was stranded for three days on Montague Island near Cordova, Alaska, June 13, 2019.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Daniel Palen. KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, forward-deployed to Cordova, rescued...

Coast Guard, local partners respond to sailing vessel aground off Magic Island

Coast Guard, local partners respond to sailing vessel aground off Magic Island
A 32-foot sailing vessel sits aground off Magic Island in Honolulu, June 13, 2019.  (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) HONOLULU — The Coast Guard is responding to a report of a 32-foot sailing vessel grounded off Magic Island, Thursday. Pollution responders are on scene assessing the area. There is a maximum potential fuel load of 27 gallons of diesel aboard. A slight sheen was reported but is expected...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship in Prince William Sound, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship in Prince William Sound, Alaska
Coast Guard Station Valdez 45-Foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Station Valdez 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew medically evacuated a 61-year-old female suffering with cardiac problems from the cruise ship Island Princess in vicinity of Bligh Island, near Prince William Sound, Alaska, Tuesday. The woman was transported to emergency medical services personnel...