Coast Guard rescues 3 mariners 20 miles off Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Coast Guard rescues 3 mariners 20 miles off Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo BOSTON — The Coast Guard successfully rescued three mariners 20 nautical miles off Portsmouth, New Hampshire, Friday evening. At 4:21 p.m., Coast Guard First District watchstanders received notification on 406 MHZ from an Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon registered to the 42-foot sailing vessel Triad. The Coast Guard launched...

Coast Guard rescue crews assist sick man off New Hampshire

Coast Guard rescue crews assist sick man off New Hampshire
BOSTON — Coast Guard rescue crews from Station Portsmouth Harbor, N.H., escorted the fishing vessel Tontne back to port after a 42-year-old man on board was complaining of sea sickness and convulsions near Jefferies Ledge, N.H., Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Northern New England in Portland, Maine, received notification from the fishing vessel at 10:27 a.m. and launched a Station Portsmouth...

Coast Guard concludes search for missing swimmer in New Hampshire

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine – U.S. Coast Guard crews have concluded their search for a 12-year-old Lawrence, Mass.-native, May 31, 2011. A body matching the description of the missing girl was found by beach-goers near Hampton Beach, N.H. Coast Guard crews from Air Station Cape Cod, Station Portsmouth Harbor and Station Merrimack River began searching for the young girl after receiving a report from the...

Good Samaritan rescues two after Coast Guard emergency broadcast

BOSTON — The pleasure craft Mary Jane rescued two people from the water Wednesday after the Coast Guard issued an emergency broadcast for a 25-foot pleasure craft that capsized near Isle of Shoals in Portsmouth, N.H.

Coast Guard Boat Crew respond to boat fire in New Hampshire

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine- A Coast Guard boat crew helped partner agencies extinguish a fire on a recreational boat about 11 miles inland on the Cocheco River near Strafford, N.H., around 2:15 p.m., Sunday.

Good Samaritins help charter boat off New Hampshire

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine- Two Coast Guard boat crews responded to a call for help from a 60-foot charter fishing boat that was taking on water about 20 miles southeast of Portsmouth, N.H., around 3:40 p.m., Saturday.

Coast Guard investigates potential SOS distress signal

BOSTON — The Coast Guard investigated a report that someone was flashing the SOS distress signal on White Island in the Isle of Shoals near Portsmouth, N.H., Saturday at 9:45 p.m.

One dead, another hospitalized after boat accident

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine – One man is dead and another is in the hospital today following a search by the Coast Guard, Hampton Fire Department and good Samaritans for the pair around Hampton Beach, N.H., after their boat reportedly collided with rocks or a jetty.

Coast Guard responds after oil tanker hits bottom

PORTSMOUTH HARBOR, Maine – The Coast Guard responded to a Denmark-based oil and chemical tanker that struck bottom in the Piscataqua River near the Irving Terminal at 10:30 p.m., Wednesday.