Coast Guard repatriates 17 migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 17 migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba
Coast Guard Cutter William Trump file photo MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter William Trump repatriated 17 migrants Monday to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West command center received a report from a good Samaritan Friday of a rustic vessel with 15 people aboard. The watchstanders diverted the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans, a Coast Guard...

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 2 people 2 miles south of Marathon

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 2 people 2 miles south of Marathon
Two members from Coast Guard Station Marathon help dewater a 20-foot rental vessel Monday, July 30, 2018 after it began taking on water 2 miles south of Marathon. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Fireman Brandon Hunt MIAMI — The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan rescued two people Monday from a 19-foot pleasure craft taking on water 2 miles south of Marathon. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West...

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Norwegian Sky

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Norwegian Sky
MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced a man Wednesday from a cruise ship 64 miles southwest of Key West. Medevaced was Miguel Negron, 79. At 12:51 p.m., a crewmember aboard the Norwegian Sky contacted Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders stating Negron was suffering from chest pains and was in need of emergency care. Watchstanders launched an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station...

Coast Guard Sector Key West holds changes command ceremony

Coast Guard Sector Key West holds changes command ceremony
The staff at Coast Guard Sector Key West conducted a change of command ceremony Friday on base at Sector Key West. During the ceremony, Captain Jeffrey Janszen transferred command of Coast Guard Sector Key West to Captain Francisco Rego. US Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Sara Romero. KEY WEST, Fla. — The crew of Coast Guard Sector Key West held a change of command ceremony at the sector...

Coast Guard medevacs mariner near Key Largo

Coast Guard medevacs mariner near Key Largo
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft – Law Enforcement file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced a 50-year-old man from a disabled 20-foot pleasure craft from Tavernier Creek near Key Largo. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West received a call from Coast Guard Station Islamorada reporting a disable 20-foot pleasure craft with a 50-year-old man aboard stating he was experiencing...

Coast Guard suspends search after 2 woman found safe ashore near Marathon

Coast Guard suspends search after 2 woman found safe ashore near Marathon
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photo KEY WEST, Fla. — The Coast Guard, along with local authorities confirmed two women were found safe ashore Tuesday near Marathon. Two women contacted Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders, stating they were safe and with friends. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received a call at approximately 2:30 a.m., from Chris...

Coast Guard searching for man missing from cruise ship Carnival Paradise

Coast Guard searching for man missing from cruise ship Carnival Paradise
Coast Guard Cutter Isaac Mayo file photo MIAMI – The Coast Guard is searching for a 50-year-old male reported missing from a cruise ship Tuesday approximately 85 miles west of Fort Myers, Fla. Missing is Brian Lamonds, 50, Greensboro, North Carolina. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received a call at approximately 10 a.m., from the cruise ship Carnival Paradise stating the man was missing...

Coast Guard searching for 2 women in Boot Key Harbor Near Marathon, Fla.

Coast Guard searching for 2 women in Boot Key Harbor Near Marathon, Fla.
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photo KEY WEST, Fla. – The Coast Guard along with Monroe County Sheriff’s Office are searching for two women Tuesday who went into the water in Boot Key Harbor near Marathon. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received a call at approximately 2:30 am., from Chris Hambrock reporting he was on a small row boat with two...

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 2 from water near Marathon, Fla.

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 2 from water near Marathon, Fla.
A Coast Guard Station Marathon crew rescue a boater after their vessel turned over near Marathon, Florida.  U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo. KEY WEST, Fla. — The Coast Guard along with a good Samaritan rescued two people from the water Monday after their vessel capsized approximately three miles north of Marathon. Rescued were Calvin Kuo, 58, and Phil McCloud, 68, both from Chicago. Coast Guard...