Coast Guard assists 20 boaters during busy, warm weekend on the Great Lakes

Coast Guard assists 20 boaters during busy, warm weekend on the Great Lakes
CLEVELAND — Coast Guard personnel responded to numerous boater distress calls during the weekend, assisting 20 boaters between Lake St. Clair and Oswego, New York. At about 2:15 p.m. Saturday, a search-and-rescue coordinator at Coast Guard Sector Detroit responded to a distress call over VHF-FM channel 16 from boaters aboard a disabled 17-foot pleasure craft near Locust Point in the vicinity...

Multiple agencies rescue missing fishermen

TOUSSAINT RIVER, Ohio – The U.S. Coast Guard, federal and several state of Ohio-county response agencies rescued two fishermen who became mssing after their 10-foot john boat capsized in western Lake Erie Wednesday at approximately 9:30 p.m.

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water near Toledo

CLEVELAND – The U.S. Coast Guard assisted a vessel taking on water near Toledo, Ohio, Saturday, at approximately 12:17 a.m.

Coast Guard searching for four overdue boaters

MONROE, Mich. – The U.S. Coast Guard continues to search for four overdue boaters in western Lake Erie.

Coast Guard and county agencies conclude search for man fishing near powerplant

MONROE COUNTY, Mich. – The U.S. Coast Guard and multiple Michigan county sheriff’s and fire departments concluded a search for a 30-year-old male swept into Lake Erie after he was fishing near the Consumer’s Powerplant, here, Tuesday at approximately 1:30 p.m.

Coast Guard medically evacuates two mariners stranded at Detroit River Light

DETROIT – The crew of a U.S. Coast Guard HH-65C Dolphin helicopter from Coast Guard Air Station Detroit medically evacuated two people after a Good Samaritan had found them clinging to the Detroit River Light, here, at approximately 2 p.m. Saturday.

Multiple agencies respond to hundreds of people stranded on ice floe

CLEVELAND – The U.S. Coast Guard, and multiple state and local agencies are attempting to rescue several hundred people stranded on an ice floe in western Lake Erie near Oak Harbor, Ohio.

Coast Guard Rescues Three Boaters in Western Lake Erie

MONROE, Mich. — The Coast Guard rescued three people from Lake Erie, today, after their 21-foot pleasure craft was taking on water at approximately 12:30 p.m. A Coast Guard Air Station Detroit HH-65C Dolphin helicopter, a Coast Guard Station Belle Isle 33-foot Special Purpose Craft – Law Enforcement and a Coast Guard Station Toledo 25-foot response boat were launched to assist the three...

Coast Guard Searching for Missing Man on Western Lake Erie

DETROIT — The Coast Guard and Monroe County Marine Division are conducting a search for a 42-year-old man from Tecumseh, Mich. who is missing after reportedly falling off his boat near Bolles Harbor, western Lake Erie. The man and a passenger were fishing at the time of the accident. The case was reported by the sole passenger on the boat moments after the man fell overboard. Coast Guard Station...