Coast Guard monitors sunken fishing vessel

EASTPORT, Maine- The Coast Guard is monitoring the wreck of a sunken fishing vessel for pollution near Reversing Falls, Maine, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector Northern New England received a call from the master of the fishing vessel Miss Priss on VHF-FM channel 16 at 1 p.m., that it had hit a submerged object and began to sink. The three people on board the Miss Priss abandoned ship onto the near by...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fishermen

LUBEC, Maine — The Coast Guard suspended its search at about 5:30 p.m. today, for the crewmen of the Bottom Basher who have been missing since Tuesday night.

Coast Guard continues searching for missing crewmembers from Bottom Basher

BOSTON — The Coast Guard continues to search for the crew of the fishing vessel Bottom Basher near Lubec, Maine.

U.S and Canadian forces searching for crewmembers of sunken Maine fishing boat

LUBEC, Maine —The Coast Guard is searching for an overdue fishing vessel that was last seen fishing in the areas of Cobscook and Straight Bay, Maine, at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 20, 2009. The initial notification of potential trouble was made by a concerned party through 911 at around 10 p.m..

Coast Guard completes summer search and rescue season; significant increases noted

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine — The Coast Guard in Northern New England noted a significant increase in the number of search and rescue cases compared to the past few years.

Coast Guard rescues man who fell from pier in Eastport, Maine

BOSTON — A Station Eastport, Maine petty officer helped rescue a 21-year-old man who fell from the Eastport Pier about 100 yards away from the station Sunday at 5:38 p.m.

Coast Guard assists disabled vessel in Canadian waters

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine – The Coast Guard towed an Eastport, Maine, recreational boat to safety after it became disabled near Cherry Isle, Canada, Thursday at 10:25 a.m.

Coast Guard seeks public assistance in locating missing kayaker

EASTPORT, Maine – The Coast Guard is looking for any information regarding the whereabouts of Richard Thurlow, a 33-year-old man who went missing after kayaking to Grand Manan, New Brunswick, Canada Wednesday.

Coast Guard searches, finds missing teen safe

BOSTON – The Coast Guard launched a search today for an 18-year-old woman feared to have fallen in the water, but who was later found safe at a nearby marina in Eastport, Maine.