Coast Guard suspends search for missing fishermen near Matinicus Island, Maine

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fishermen near Matinicus Island, Maine
BOSTON — The Coast Guard suspended the search for two missing fishermen near Matinicus Island, Maine, Sunday pending further developments. Assets from Coast Guard Station Rockland and Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod, as well as the Maine Marine Patrol, searched for more than 17 hours covering an area of 130 nautical square miles. Initially, watchstanders at the 1st District Command Center in...

Coast Guard rescues one from life raft, searches for others

Coast Guard rescues one from life raft, searches for others
BOSTON — Coast Guard search and rescue crews saved one person and are looking for two others after a fishing boat sank near Matinicus Island, Maine, Saturday. Watchstanders at the 1st District Command Center in Boston, Massachusetts received an emergency position indicating radio beacon (EPIRB) distress signal from the 45-foot fishing vessel No Limits, home ported in Cushing, Maine. The command...