Delaware Coast Guard station to receive stimulus funds

REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. – The Coast Guard is scheduled to host Friday Delaware Senator Thomas R. Carper at Coast Guard Station Indian River, Del., to announce the award of $11.5 million the Coast Guard will receive as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

Coast Guard presents award to fishing boat crew

REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. – The Coast Guard is scheduled to present the Coast Guard Public Service Commendation Award to the crew of the fishing boat Tranquila during a ceremony at Coast Guard Station Indian River, Del., Friday, Feb. 20.

Coast Guard crew rescues 3 in Delaware Bay near Lewes, Del.

LEWES, Del. – The Coast Guard rescued three people Monday aboard a disabled 17-foot boat in the entrance of Delaware Bay near Lewes, Del.

Coasat Guard suspends search for man near Indian River Inlet

INDIAN RIVER, Del. – The Coast Guard suspended its search Friday for a missing man after a Good Samaritan rescued five people Thursday when the 18-foot boat they were aboard capsized five miles east of Indian River Inlet here. The search for Bruce Weaver of Hershey, Pa. was suspended at 2:50 p.m Boat crews from Coast Guard Station Indian River, Del., helicopter crews from Coast Guard Air Station...

Coast Guard crew and Good Samaritian rescue 5, searching for 1

INDIAN RIVER, Del. – The Coast Guard is searching for a missing person Thursday after a Good Samaritian rescued five people when their 18-foot boat capsized five miles east of Indian River Inlet here. Missing is Bruce Weaver.

1 dead, 1 injured after collision near Indian River Inlet, Del.

INDIAN RIVER, Del. – One person is deceased and another is injured Monday after a jet ski and a 28-foot boat collided about three miles west of Indian River. Names are being withheld pending notification of next of kin. The Coast Guard received a call at approximately 4 p.m. from a Good Samaritan stating a 28-foot boat and a jet ski with two people aboard collided as they were rounding a bend...

Coast Guard rescues 2 in Indian River Inlet, Del.

INDIAN RIVER, Del. – The Coast Guard rescued two people Thursday from a disabled 19-foot boat just outside Coast Guard Station Indian River, here. A Coast Guard crew aboard a 25-foot rescue boat was transiting from the station for training at approximately 2:30 p.m. when they noticed two people waving their arms to get the Coast Guards attention near the sea wall. “They were drifting down...

Coast Guard ends search for 2 near Rehoboth Beach, Del.

REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. – The Coast Guard suspended its search today for two people who were reportedly seen clinging to a buoy off the coast of Rehoboth Beach, Del., Sunday. The Coast Guard suspended the search at 10 a.m. The search began at 7 p.m. Sunday when a 911 dispatcher relayed a report of two people who were seen clinging to a buoy near Rehoboth Beach and attempted to swim ashore. Searching...