Coast Guard rescues surfer from southern Lake Michigan

Coast Guard rescues surfer from southern Lake Michigan
Large waves on Lake Michigan crash against the pier in Saint Joseph, Mich., Oct. 9, 2015.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Coast Guard Station Saint Joseph) SAINT JOSEPH, Mich., — The Coast Guard rescued a 19-year-old man who was swept offshore by a wave while surfing with friends at Lions Park Beach near Saint Joseph early Friday evening. “The surfer was able to endure the treacherous...