Substances found on NC beaches not oil based

FORT MACON, N.C. — Coast Guard pollution investigators analyzed samples of substances found on the beaches at Harkers Island and Atlantic Beach Thursday confirming that they are not oil-based.

Coast Guard and Jacksonville leaders unite to raise boating safety awareness

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Coast Guard and several Jacksonville area mayors signed a Proclamation of City Mayors at Jacksonville Beach, Fla., City Hall Monday at 10:30 a.m. to raise awareness for boating safety.

Coast Guard Cutter Seneca towing disabled Canadian fishing vessel

BOSTON – A Boston-based Coast Guard cutter crew is towing a Canadian fishing vessel today after it became disabled Sunday, about 340 miles east of Cape Cod, Mass. The crew of the 270-foot Coast Guard Cutter Seneca received a call from the Coast Guard Atlantic Area command center in Portsmouth, Va., around 4 p.m., Sunday, reporting the 145-foot stern trawler, Grand Count lost propulsion after...