Coast Guard rescues man after boat capsizes near Juneau

JUNEAU, Alaska — The Coast Guard rescued a man after his boat capsized near Shelter Island near Juneau, Saturday. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Sitka hoisted the uninjured man from Shelter Island and brought him to Juneau. Watchstanders in the Coast Guard Sector Juneau command center received a cell phone call from the man at about 10:54 a.m., stating his 12-foot Zodiac...

Coast Guard Station San Diego rescues boater aboard flooding vessel

Coast Guard Station San Diego rescues boater aboard flooding vessel
SAN DIEGO — A U.S. Coast Guard boatcrew rescued a man from a flooding vessel about a mile off the coast of Point Loma, Friday morning. A commercial vessel towing service contacted the Coast Guard around 5 a.m., reporting the 50-foot motorboat Patriot Seal was taking on water with one person aboard. A 45-foot Response Boat was dispatched from Coast Guard Station San Diego with a dewatering pump to...