Coast Guard rescue crews medically evacuate crewman from fishing vessel

USCG Cutter Tiger Shark File PhotoCAPE COD BAY, Mass. – U.S. Coast Guard crews medically evacuated a crewman from the Gloucester, Mass., based fishing vessel Grace Marie 10-miles north of Provincetown, Mass., Dec. 30, 2010. Coast Guard Sector Boston watchstanders received a report from the Grace Marie captain that a 52-year old male had sustained an arm injury at approximately 11 p.m. A HH-60 rescue...

Coast Guard works to develop a decontamination plan for the ESS Pursuit

The Coast Guard in New Bedford, Mass., is working with multiple state, local, and federal agencies to develop a decontamination plan for the fishing vessel ESS Pursuit today. The fishing vessel is isolated at this time to keep the public away from the hazardous areas on board.

Coast Guard and local agencies work together as Holidays approach to keep our ports safe and secure

East Providence, R. I. — During the months of September through May, receiving deliveries of Liquefied Petroleum Gas is a necessity in the New England area. Recently, the tank ship ALRAR, a 672-foot long Liberian flagged vessel arrived with a shipment of LPG for the Providence area.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing kayaker near Charles Island, Conn.

NEW YORK – The search for a man who went missing near Charles Island, Conn., was suspended around 11 a.m. today pending further developments.

Coast Guard continues search for man missing from sailboat

BOSTON (D1 Public Affairs) – The Coast Guard continues its search for a 65-year-old man missing from his sailboat near the northern entrance of the Sakonnet River in Rhode Island today. Missing is Bernard Mochan of Clinton, Conn. Mochan’s wife called Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England and reported he fell off their 32-foot sailboat, Elizabeth, around 4:50 p.m. A 25-foot boat from...

Coast Guard Cutter Morro Bay Collides with Ferry

BOSTON – The Coast Guard is responding after a Coast Guard cutter and ferry carrying 257 passengers and eight crew collided approximately three miles north of Block Island, R.I., around 12:15 p.m., today. No injuries have been reported at this time. Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound received a call from the Coast Guard Cutter Morro Bay, a 140-foot buoy tender homeported in New London, CT,...