Coast Guard rescues 2 from capsized boat near St. George Island, Md.

Coast Guard rescues 2 from capsized boat near St. George Island, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard rescued two men Friday after the boaters’ 22-foot boat capsized approximately 200 yards off St. George Island. St. Mary’s County 911 dispatch contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Station St. Inigoes at approximately 1:30 p.m. to request assistance. Station watchstanders diverted a 25-foot Response Boat – Small crew who was training in the area. The bow of...

Coast Guard medevacs man eight nautical miles west of St. George

JUNEAU, Alaska – A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk rescue helicopter crew from a forward operating location in St. Paul safely transferred a crewmember aboard a fishing vessel 8 nautical miles west of St. George Island reportedly suffering from abdominal pain Monday.

Coast Guard, salvors recover Mar-Gun from St. George beach after 10 week effort

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – The Coast Guard assisted salvors in successfully recovering the 112-foot fishing vessel Mar-Gun from Staraya Beach on the north end of St. George Island in the Bering Sea Wednesday at 1:04 a.m.

Work continues to recover fishing vessel Mar-Gun from St. George Island beach

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Operations continue to prepare the 112-foot fishing vessel Mar-Gun for recovery from Staraya Beach on the north end of St. George Island in the Bering Sea.

Mar-Gun oil removal responders shift tactics, progress continues

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Due to weather conditions responders are changing their tactics today to remove the remaining 1,700 gallons of oils on board the fishing vessel Mar-Gun grounded on St. George Island in Western Alaska.