Update on Coast Guard response to cargo ship aground

BALTIMORE – The Coast Guard continues its efforts to free a cargo ship that ran aground Saturday near Gibson Island in the Chesapeake Bay. A Unified Command comprised of the Coast Guard, the State of Maryland, and the vessel operator has been established. The Unified Command is operating out of the Coast Guard Yard in Curtis Bay, Md.

Coast Guard responding to cargo ship aground

BALTIMORE – The Coast Guard is responding to a cargo ship that ran aground Saturday near Gibson Island in the Chesapeake Bay.

Coast Guard establishes security zone for presidential railway tour

BALTIMORE – The Coast Guard will establish a temporary security zone in designated waters in Maryland and the District of Columbia on Jan. 17, 2009, for a scheduled railway transit by high-ranking government officials.