Missing kayaker found near Swan’s Island, Maine

Missing kayaker found near Swan's Island, Maine
BOSTON — A kayaker who went missing Tuesday night was found paddling in Mackerel Cove near Swan’s Island, Maine at about 8 a.m. Wednesday. When the Coast Guard was notified by a good Samaritan, a 47-foot Motor Life boat crew from Coast Guard Station Southwest Harbor launched and escorted the kayaker, 18-year-old Jackson Day, ashore. There, he was met by officials from Hancock County Police...

Coast Guard searching for missing kayaker near Swan’s Island, Maine

Coast Guard searching for missing kayaker near Swan's Island, Maine
BOSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for an overdue kayaker near Swan’s Island, Maine, Tuesday. Missing is 18-year-old Jackson Day, who was last seen Tuesday at 10 a.m. in an 8-foot yellow kayak at Swan’s Island Ferry Terminal. The Coast Guard Sector Northern New England Command Center in Portland received a call shortly before 8 p.m. from Day’s mother, who said he was overdue...

Coast Guard searching for overdue kayaker near Marshall Island, Maine

Coast Guard searching for overdue kayaker near Marshall Island, Maine
BOSTON — Coast Guard rescue crews are searching for an overdue kayaker Saturday who went missing at about 12:00 p.m. near Fog Island, Maine. Watchstanders from Coast Guard Sector Northern New England received a call at 6:13 p.m. that 45-year-old Tony Cashman of Ontario, Canada, was missing from a group of six kayakers on a trip from Isle Au Haut to Rich’s Point in Southwest Harbor, Maine....

Coast Guard ends search kayaker found safe

Coast Guard ends search kayaker found safe
BOSTON – The Coast Guard ended its search for a missing kayaker after he was found safe kayaking between Stinson Neck and Sheep Island near Stonington, Maine at 1:15 p.m. on Friday. An MH-60 helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod, Mass. located the kayaker and relayed his position to a Maine Marine Patrol vessel. The MMP arrived on-scene and confirmed the kayaker to be Matt Grabowski. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard searching for overdue kayaker near Isle au Haut, Maine

Coast Guard searching for overdue kayaker near Isle au Haut, Maine
BOSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing kayaker, Matt Grabowski, 30, after he was reported overdue at approximately 11:00 p.m., Thursday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Northern New England were notified of the missing person after he had missed his scheduled call check-in on Thursday. He was expected to be kayaking around Isle au Haut, Maine. Grabowski left Hatch Cove Stonington,...

Coast Guard suspends search for vessel taking on water near Mount Desert Rock, Maine

Coast Guard suspends search for vessel taking on water near Mount Desert Rock, Maine
BOSTON — The Coast Guard has suspended its active search at 5:28 p.m. Monday for a 55-foot fishing vessel reportedly taking on water with two people aboard in the vicinity of Mount Desert Rock, Maine. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Northern New England received a report via VHF channel 16 of a vessel reportedly taking on water nine miles northeast of Mount Desert Rock, Maine at 6:41 p.m. Sunday. The...

Coast Guard crews searching for vessel taking on water near Mount Desert Rock, Maine

Coast Guard crews searching for vessel taking on water near Mount Desert Rock, Maine
BOSTON — Coast Guard rescue crews are searching for two people aboard a 55-foot fishing vessel approximately nine miles northeast of Mount Desert Rock, Maine, on Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Northern New England received notification at 6:41 p.m., via VHF channel 16, of a 55-foot fishing vessel taking on water with two people aboard. Coast Guard Station Southwest Harbor, Maine, launched...

Coast Guard ends Maine search after mariners found safe

Coast Guard ends Maine search after mariners found safe
BOSTON – The Coast Guard ended its search Tuesday for a missing boater after discovering a group of canoers, who made a distress call Monday, were safe on Long Island, Maine. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Northern New England, in Portland, Maine, received a call via VHF-channel 16 at 7:43 p.m. Monday from a male individual communicating his position with no nature of his distress or the...

Coast Guard searching for mariner, requesting public assistance

Coast Guard searching for mariner, requesting public assistance
BOSTON — The Coast Guard is requesting assistance to identify a mariner in distress who made a mayday call Monday near the southern tip of Long Island, in Blue Hill Bay, Maine, west of Mount Desert Island. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Northern New England, in Portland, Maine, received a call via VHF-channel 16 at 7:43 p.m. Monday from a male individual communicating his position but did not...