Commercial shipping, ice breaking activity on Muskegon Lake

Commercial shipping, ice breaking activity on Muskegon Lake
MILWAUKEE – The Coast Guard is alerting the general public of commercial shipping and ice breaking activity that will take place on Muskegon Lake, Jan. 11, through Jan 15, 2017. Several vessels are expected to transit the channel in and out of Muskegon at various times throughout the weekend. Ice breaking in support of these vessel movements will also take place. Recreational users of the ice should...

Coast Guard saves 8 from vessel taking on water in Muskegon Lake

Coast Guard saves 8 from vessel taking on water in Muskegon Lake
CLEVELAND — The Coast Guard rescued eight people after the vessel they were aboard began taking on water on the southwest side of Muskegon Lake in Muskegon, Michigan, Sunday afternoon. Shortly after 1:00 p.m., the watchstander at Coast Guard Station Muskegon received a call over VHF-FM channel 16 from a good Samaritan stating that a 30-foot vessel with eight people aboard was taking on water in Muskegon...