Coast Guard monitors floating of grounded cargo ship near Fort Macon, NC

Coast Guard monitors floating of grounded cargo ship near Fort Macon, NC
Cargo ship Pola Palekh sits aground in Beaufort Inlet Channel near Fort Macon, North Carolina, November 17, 2016.  (U.S. Coast Guard Photo by Coast Guard Petty Officer 1st Class Terry Hasenauer). WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard worked with the owner of a grounded cargo ship to ensure its safe refloating after the vessel ran aground in Beaufort Inlet Channel Thursday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard...

Coast Guard returns to normal seasonal port conditions for North Carolina

FORT MACON, N.C. — Captain of the Port Zone North Carolina has returned to port condition Seasonal Alert Friday.

Coast Guard works to maintain safe waterways in the Beaufort Inlet

ATLANTIC BEACH, N.C. – The Coast Guard Cutter Elm relocated eight buoys and placed two additional buoys to ensure a safe navigation route in the Beaufort Inlet Channel Wednesday – Sunday.