Coast Guard continues transit restrictions on St. Clair River

DETROIT – The U.S. Coast Guard, in consultation with the Canadian Coast Guard, has continued restricted vessel traffic for an additional 24 hours near southern Lake Huron and the upper St. Clair River due to an ice bridge creating a hazard to navigation.

Coast Guard restricts traffic on upper St. Clair River

DETROIT – The U.S. Coast Guard, in consultation with the Canadian Coast Guard, has restricted vessel traffic for 24 hours near southern Lake Huron and the upper St. Clair River due to an ice bridge creating a hazard to navigation.

Coast Guard Ships Offer Tours DuringCoast Guard Festival

GRAND HAVEN, Mich. – The U.S. Coast Guard Cutters Mackinaw and Biscayne Bay will make their official entrance into the Grand River, Monday, marking the beginning of a busy and exciting weekend at the 2008 Coast Guard Festival. The Parade of Ships will begin at 1 p.m., Monday. Visiting ships will moor at designated positions along Escanaba Park, adjacent to the Grand Haven Coast Guard Station,...

Coast Guard Rescues Bayview Mackinaw Racers

DETROIT (D9 Public Affairs) – Coast Guard Sector Detroit coordinated search and rescue and a medical evacuation of a 35-year-old crewman who fell overboard from the sailing vessel Night Train during the Bayview Mackinaw Race 31 nautical miles east of Harrisville, Mich. in the early hours today. At approximately 1:44 a.m., a Coast Guard rescue helicopter arrived on scene, however, the damaged...