Great Lakes Coast Guard helicopter crews end operations at seasonal air facilities in Michigan, Illinois

Great Lakes Coast Guard helicopter crews end operations at seasonal air facilities in Michigan, Illinois
CLEVELAND — The Coast Guard’s Great Lakes air stations closed their seasonal air facilities in Muskegon, Mich., and Waukegan, Ill., Tuesday following their annual assignment to support Coast Guard operations in southern Lake Michigan and the surrounding areas. The air facilities operate during the traditional boating season, which runs from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend, to provide...

Coast Guard continues to search for missing passengers from plane crash in Lake Michigan

CLEVELAND – U.S. Coast Guard search crews, assisted by Oceana and Mason County Sheriffs Departments, continue to search Lake Michigan this evening for four people missing after their plane crashed in the lake this morning.

Coast Guard searching for missing girl near Sheyboygan, Wis.

CLEVELAND — The U.S. Coast Guard is conducting a search for a 9-year-old girl who was reported missing in Lake Michigan between Ootsburg and Cedar Grove, Wis., at approximately 5 p.m., CST, on Wednesday.

Coast Guard suspends search for 59-year-old dentist

CLEVELAND – The U.S. Coast Guard suspended its search for a 59-year-old dentist from Gary, Ind., Saturday, at approximately 12 a.m. after he became overdue from a sailing trip offshore Miller Beach, Ind.

Coast Guard searches for overdue sailboater

CLEVELAND – The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a 59-year-old male reported overdue from a sailing trip, Thursday, offshore Miller Beach, Ind., at approximately 4:30 p.m.

Coast Guard assists in rescue of three people, searches for one other person

MANISTEE, Mich.- The U.S. Coast Guard commenced a search for a missing fisherman after the boat he and three others were in capsized Monday evening while fishing offshore Manistee.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man

MARQUETTE, Mich. – The U.S. Coast Guard and local response agencies suspended the search for a missing swimmer near here at approximately 8 p.m. on Monday. A Coast Guard Station Marquette 30-foot response boat, an Air Station Traverse City, Mich., HH-65C Dolphin helicopter and Air Facility Muskegon, Mich., HH-65C Dolphin helicopter completed numerous visual and radar searches and have suspended...

Coast Guard Searching for Missing Swimmer in Marquette Bay

MARQUETTE, Mich. – Coast Guard Station Marquette and Coast Guard Air Facility Muskegon commenced a search Sunday at approximately 4:45 p.m. for 28-year-old Robert Denman, who became missing offshore near the Picnic Rocks in Marquette Bay. “He went swimming with a friend off-shore from Shiras Park; when his friend looked back, he wasn’t there,” said Operations Specilaist 2nd...

Coast Guard Rescues Injured Teen Off Island

GREEN BAY, Wis. – The Coast Guard medically evacuated an injured teenager off Chambers Island, Thursday. The 17-year-old male was flown to St. Vincent’s Hospital, in Green Bay, for treatment of injuries he suffered in an off-road vehicle accident. Two good samaritans called 911 and kept him in stable condition until Emergency Medical Services could arrive. At approximately 11 p.m., a crew...