Coast Guard searching for 2 children in the water near Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard searching for 2 children in the water near Galveston, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for two children in the water near 17th Street and Seawall Boulevard in Galveston, Texas. At approximately 6:30 p.m., Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report of two males, ages 16-years-old and 11-years-old, in the water near the jetties at 17th Street and Seawall...

Coast Guard rescues two boaters in wake of Hurricane Michael

Coast Guard rescues two boaters in wake of Hurricane Michael
The 50-foot sailboat Old School sits in 8-foot seas after a Coast Guard crew rescued two boaters Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, near Boca Grande, Florida.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued two boaters from a 50-foot sailboat in 8-foot seas near Boca Grande, Wednesday. This is the second Coast Guard marine rescue in the Fort Myers Beach area due to Hurricane Michael...

Coast Guard rescues 2 boaters, one dog near Fort Myers Beach

Coast Guard rescues 2 boaters, one dog near Fort Myers Beach
Coast Guard Station Fort Myers, Florida, crew members, aboard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium, rescue two boaters and their dog after their 19-foot boat started flooding Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018 near Fort Myers Beach, Florida. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. – The Coast Guard rescued two boaters and their dog after their boat took on water Tuesday near Fort Myers Beach. At 2:10 p.m....

Coast Guard rescues distressed boaters 38 miles east of Savannah

Coast Guard rescues distressed boaters 38 miles east of Savannah
SAVANNAH, Ga. — Coast Guard crews rescued six boaters Sunday after their vessel became disabled 38-miles east of Savannah. Boaters on the vessel activated their personal locating beacon (PLB) to contact the Coast Guard. Coast Guard Sector Charleston watchstanders received notification from the PLB at 12:05 p.m. and launched a Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew. The Dolphin...

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Corinne Zilnicki NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard assisted three people aboard a vessel taking on water near St. George Island near Panama City, Florida, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Panama City received a report at 11:39 p.m., Saturday, of a 56-foot fishing vessel that ran aground on the south-western side...

Coast Guard rescues 3 from capsized vessel near Fire Island

Coast Guard rescues 3 from capsized vessel near Fire Island
Seaman Tristan Beatty comforts a dog after the boat he was in capsized near Cedar Beach, New York, Oct. 6, 2018. The dog, along with a 47-year-old man and a boy were rescued by a boatcrew from Station Fire Island. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Fire Island/Released) NEW YORK — Crewmembers from Coast Guard Station Fire Island rescued two people and a dog after their boat capsized off...

Coast Guard responds to diesel spill approximately 7 miles northwest of Key West

Coast Guard responds to diesel spill approximately 7 miles northwest of Key West
The fishing vessel, San Diego aground and discharging diesel in the Northwest Channel Jetty approximately 7 miles northwest of Key West, Oct. 2, 2018. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West launched a Coast Guard Station Key West 45-foot Response Boat—Medium crew who arrived on scene, embarked the four people that were aboard the vessel and determined the hull was breached causing pollution...

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship near Juneau

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship near Juneau
Coast Guard Station Juneau 45-foot Response Boat – Medium file photo ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard and Capital City EMTs medevaced a man from a cruise ship near Juneau Thursday. A 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Juneau met the ship in Auke Bay, took the man aboard and brought him to awaiting EMS in Juneau. The Coast Guard received the initial request at about 9:20...

Coast Guard rescues stranded wind surfer near Coyote Point

Coast Guard rescues stranded wind surfer near Coyote Point
A Coast Guard Station San Francisco 45-foot Response Boat crew rescues a stranded wind surfer after he became separated from his gear off Coyote Point near San Mateo, California, Sept. 18, 2018.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard, partner agencies and a good Samaritan rescued a stranded wind surfer after he became separated from his gear near Coyote Point, Tuesday evening. The...