Great Lakes Coast Guard and partners assist with 13 search and rescue cases during Memorial Day weekend

Great Lakes Coast Guard and partners assist with 13 search and rescue cases during Memorial Day weekend
CLEVELAND — Five instances of boaters operating under the influence of alcohol and 13 search and rescue cases across the Great Lakes during the recent holiday weekend showcase the need for boating safety precautions and the importance of boaters looking out for each other. Numerous good Samaritan boaters and local responders arrived on scene and rendered assistance  to distressed boaters prior...

Coast Guard search ends with recovery of missing boater in Lake Ontario

Coast Guard search ends with recovery of missing boater in Lake Ontario
CLEVELAND — A Coast Guard search for a missing boater ended, Monday morning after nearly 20 hours when a body was recovered by a local dive team from Wayne County, N.Y. The body was turned over to the Wayne County Coronor. At about 4 p.m., Sunday Coast Guard Station Sodus Bay, N.Y., received a report from multiple eyewitness mariners that an adult male with no life jacket was ejected from his vessel...