Coast Guard repatriates 7 Cuban migrants

MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Pea Island repatriated seven Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Tuesday.

Coast Guard Cutter Kodiak Island holds change of command

KEY WEST, Fla. — Coast Guard Sector Key West conducted a change of command ceremony Thursday at 10 a.m. for the Coast Guard Cutter Kodiak Island, homeported in Key West.

Coast Guard repatriates 7 Cuban migrants

MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Pea Island repatriated seven Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Wednesday.

Coast Guard responds to reports of oil in Florida Keys

KEY WEST, Fla. — Coast Guard pollution investigators from Sector Key West are currently responding to reports of an oily substance and tar balls near Duck Key, Fla., Long Key, Fla., and Grassy Key, Fla.

Coast Guard and partner agencies assist 13 in the keys on Saturday

Beautiful weather and calm seas kept Coast Guard search and rescue coordinators at Coast Guard Sector Key West, Fla., along with small boat stations and partner agencies busy Saturday, responding to several separate distress calls and resulting in 13 lives assisted throughout the keys.

Station Islamorada rescues 4 from sinking vessel

KEY WEST, Fla. – The Coast Guard rescued four boaters from a sinking 72-foot vessel Saturday, 10 miles southeast of Long Key, Fla.

Florida Keys tar balls not linked to Deepwater Horizon oil spill

KEY WEST, Fla. – The Coast Guard Marine Safety Laboratory in New London, Conn. analyzed a sampling of tar balls discovered on Florida Keys shoreline Tuesday and determined that none of the collected samples are from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

Coast Guard responds to additional tar ball reports in Florida Keys Tuesday

KEY WEST, Fla. – Coast Guard pollution investigators from Sector Key West are currently responding to reports of tar balls found on the beaches in Big Pine Key, Fla., Loggerhead Key, Fla., and Smathers Beach in Key West, Fla.

Coast Guard Responds to tar balls in Key West

KEY WEST, Fla. – Coast Guard pollution investigators from Sector Key West responded to a report of twenty tar balls found on the beach at Fort Zachary Taylor State Park in Key West Monday.