Response continues to mineral oil leak in Straits of Mackinac

Response continues to mineral oil leak in Straits of Mackinac
Straits of Mackinac during a Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City MH-60 overflight on April 4, 2018. (U.S. Coast Guard photo). MACKINAW CITY, Mich. – The Unified Command, comprised of the U.S. Coast Guard, the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, a representative of numerous Michigan tribes, and the responsible party, American Transmission Company, continues to oversee response efforts,...

Coast Guard rescues 5, helps dewater boat taking on water near Mackinac Island

Coast Guard rescues 5, helps dewater boat taking on water near Mackinac Island
CLEVELAND – The Coast Guard rescued five people late Friday afternoon and assisted in dewatering a vessel taking on water near Mackinac Island, Michigan. At about 4 p.m., the Coast Guard received a call for help, from the operator of a 54-foot pleasure craft named Soulmate, via VHF-FM radio and over a Rescue 21 tower. The vessel was reportedly taking on water in the vicinity of Mackinaw City, Michigan,...

Coast Guard medically evacuates man from Mackinac Island

CLEVELAND – The U.S. Coast Guard medically evacuated a 29-year-old man from a clinic on Mackinac Island, in Lake Huron, to a hospital on mainland Michigan at about 3 a.m., Sept. 18, 2010.

Coast Guard medically evacuates woman from Mackinac Island

ST. IGNACE, Mich.β€”The U.S. Coast Guard medically evacuated a woman from Mackinac Island after she fell from a dock and fractured her leg at approximately 4 a.m. Thursday.

Coast Guard medically evacuates man on Mackinac Island

ST. IGNACE, Mich.β€” The U.S. Coast Guard medically evacuated a man from Mackinac Island to St. Ignace, where local Emergency Medical Services were standing by, at approximately 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Coast Guard medically evacuates man off Mackinac Island

ST. IGNACE, Mich. – The U.S. Coast Guard medically evacuated a man off Mackinac Island, Mich., Wednesday, at approximately 1:30 p.m.