Coast Guard suspends search for two people missing near Chicago

CHICAGO – The search that began at approximately 3:45 p.m., for two females thought to be missing in Calumet Harbor was suspended, Monday, after the U.S. Coast Guard confirmed no one was missing. A rescued man reported that two other people were onboard his personal watercraft when it capsized.

Coast Guard rescues one, searching for two others near Chicago

CLEVELAND – A U.S. Coast Guard Station Calumet Harbor 41-foot utility boat (UTB) rescued a mariner after his vessel capsized in Calumet Harbor in south Chicago, at approximately 3:45 p.m. Monday. Coast Guard Station Calumet Harbor launched a 25-foot small response boat (RB-S) and a 41-foot utility boat, after a good samaritan reported a mariner stranded on the breakwall.

Coast Guard responds to casino fire in Joliet, Illinois

CHICAGO — U.S. Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Chicago sent responders to assist during a fire at the Empress Casino in Joliet, Ill.