Coast Guard ends search for man reported missing in Green Bay

CLEVELAND — U.S. Coast Guard crews ended their search Saturday evening for the owner of a 12-foot white and blue day sailer that was found capsized Saturday morning after the man’s girlfriend reported him missing Friday. Coast Guardsmen searched a total of 450 square miles using an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Air Station Traverse City, Mich., a Canadian Coast Guard C-130 plane, a 25-foot Response...

Air Station Traverse City rescues overdue jet skier in Lake Michigan

GREEN BAY, Wis. — A helicopter crew from U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City rescued an overdue jet skier about four miles east of Green Bay at about 10 p.m., June 9, 2010.

Coast Guard rescues four from grounded boats

CLEVELAND – U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City, Mich. rescued four males from two 19-foot personal crafts that ran aground offshore southern Green Bay, Wis., near the Frying Pan Shoal, Tuesday, at approximately 6:15 p.m.

Coast Guard searching for man overboard

GREEN BAY, Wis. – The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a 40-year-old male who fell overboard from a 27-foot sport fisher on the southwest side of Chambers Island, Sunday, at approximately 11:30 p.m.

Coast Guard assists boat taking on water

STURGEON BAY, Wis.- U.S. Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan received a distress call from a vessel taking on water off of Green Island in Green Bay Friday at approximately 8:29 a.m.

Coast Guard rescues two from ice floe near Green Bay

GREEN BAY, Wis. — The Coast Guard rescued two people from an ice floe near Dyckesville, Wis., at approximately 12:15 p.m. today after being notified of two pickup trucks and people in distress on the ice.

Coast Guard transports man with swollen leg from Laker

STURGEON BAY, Wis. – U.S. Coast Guard Station Sturgeon Bay medically evacuated a 52-year-old male experiencing a swollen calf from the Wilferd J. Sykes 14 miles offshore Sturgeon Bay Monday at approximately 3 p.m. “There was concern he may have had a blood clot,” said Jonathan LeBeau, Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan Operation Unit Controller. A 41-foot utility boat crew transferred...

Coast Guard rescues person in water near Fox River

GREEN BAY, Wisc. — The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a 57-year-old male from Lake Michigan near the entrance of the Fox River here Monday at approximately 2 a.m. The man was recovered by a Coast Guard helicopter and taken to Green Bay Airport where an Emergency Medical Services ambulance transported him to the hospital. The Coast Guard received a report of an unmanned and adrift 23-foot sailing vessel...

Coast Guard Rescues 11 From Sinking Pontoon Boat

STURGEON BAY, Wis. – Coast Guard Station Sturgeon Bay rescued nine adults and two teenagers from a 24-foot pontoon boat taking on water near Sawyer Harbor inside Sturgeon Bay Thursday at approximately 2:30 p.m. “We spotted a boat whose starboard pontoon was completely submerged,” said Boatswain’s Mate 2nd Class Larry Hall. “Another five minutes, the boat would have flipped...