Coast Guard rescues four people from sinking pontoon boat

YANKEENTOWN, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued four boaters in distress 15 miles southwest of Crystal River, Saturday.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing snorkeler

HOMOSASSA, Fla. — The Coast Guard suspended its active search approximately 9:30 p.m. Sunday for a missing 37-year-old male who disappeared while snorkeling in the Homosassa River in Homosassa, Sunday.

Coast Guard searching for missing diver near Homosassa Florida

HOMOSASSA, Fla. — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing 35-year-old male snorkeler in the Homosassa River, in Homosassa.

Coast Guard rescues man after sailboat capsizes

Cedar Key, Fla. – The Coast Guard rescued a 66-year-old man after his boat was found adrift about 5 miles east of Cedar Key Thursday.

Coast Guard medevacs 44 year-old-man west of Crystal River, FL

YANKEETOWN, Fla. – The Coast Guard medically evacuated a man from a fishing vessel west of Crystal River, Fla., Thursday, after he was reported to be suffering from severe stomach pains.

Coast Guard terminates voyage of unsafe passenger vessel

CRYSTAL RIVER, Fla.– Crewmembers from Coast Guard Station Yankeetown, Fla., and Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg, Fla., terminated the voyage of an unlicensed, sight-seeing tour boat in Crystal River, Wednesday, due to numerous safety violations.

Coast Guard locates 4 missing boaters safe near Crystal River

YANKEETOWN, Fla. – The Coast Guard concluded their search efforts Saturday after locating four missing boaters safe about 30-west of Crystal River, Fla., around 5:45 p.m.

Coast Guard locates 3 boaters adrift

YANKEETOWN, Fla. – An HH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater, Fla., located three people in their 15-foot pleasure craft at about 6 p.m. Monday, after their boat became disabled and adrift eight miles southwest of Little Pine Island, Fla.

Coast Guard stops 4 unsafe passenger vessel operations

YANKEETOWN, Fla. – Boarding team members from Coast Guard Station Yankeetown stopped four unsafe passenger vessels operating on the Crystal River, Fla., and in the vicinity of Homosassa, Fla., Dec. 29, through Dec. 31, 2008.