Coast Guard responds to grounded houseboat in San Joaquin River

U.S. Coast Guard photo. SAN FRANCISCO – Coast Guard Station Rio Vista and Sacramento Sheriff’s Department crews are on scene near a houseboat that ran aground this morning at the 47 and 49 marker buoys in the San Joaquin River.   There is no pollution threat and no injuries were reported. The houseboat was being towed from Sacramento to Helen’s Marina when it ran aground early Sunday...

Elderly man saved by life jacket after his boat capsizes

SAN FRANCISCO – The U.S. Coast Guard responded to the report of a capsized vessel in the San Joaquin River, at 12:07 p.m., today.