Coast Guard rescues 2 after another vessel’s wake washes them into Lake Superior

CLEVELAND – A U.S. Coast Guard boatcrew from Station Marquette, Mich., rescued two people who fell overboard from a dinghy about 300 yards from the Lower Harbor Breakwall near Marquette in Lake Superior Monday night. Crewmen aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Mackinaw, which was in the area, reported to Station Marquette personnel that they witnessed another vessel wake out the 6-foot dinghy, washing...

Coast Guard rescues man after fall from cliff

CLEVELAND – U.S. Coast Guard Station Marquette, Mich., medically evacuated a 20-year-old male after he fell from a cliff at the Presque Isle Park near the upper breakwater northside, Thursday, at approximately 7 p.m.

Coast Guard to dedicate new facility for historic Station Marquette

MARQUETTE, Mich. – U.S. Coast Guard Station Marquette will commission its new station and boathouse on Lakeshore Boulevard during a dedication ceremony with Rep. Bart Stupak in attendance Thursday, August 13, at 3 p.m.

Coast Guard medically evacuates man from rocks in Presque Isle Park

MARQUETTE, Mich. – U.S. Coast Guard Station Marquette medically evacuated a 23-year-old-male after he fell from a 30-foot cliff at the Presque Isle Park, here, at approximately 2 p.m. Wednesday.

Coast Guard rescues Great Lakes cold water surfer

MARQUETTE, Mich. – U.S. Coast Guard Station Marquette rescued a cold-water surfer, Wednesday, near here in the vicinity of the Presque Isle break wall.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man

MARQUETTE, Mich. – The U.S. Coast Guard and local response agencies suspended the search for a missing swimmer near here at approximately 8 p.m. on Monday. A Coast Guard Station Marquette 30-foot response boat, an Air Station Traverse City, Mich., HH-65C Dolphin helicopter and Air Facility Muskegon, Mich., HH-65C Dolphin helicopter completed numerous visual and radar searches and have suspended...

Coast Guard Searching for Missing Swimmer in Marquette Bay

MARQUETTE, Mich. – Coast Guard Station Marquette and Coast Guard Air Facility Muskegon commenced a search Sunday at approximately 4:45 p.m. for 28-year-old Robert Denman, who became missing offshore near the Picnic Rocks in Marquette Bay. “He went swimming with a friend off-shore from Shiras Park; when his friend looked back, he wasn’t there,” said Operations Specilaist 2nd...