Coast Guard rescues 10 people from the water in Traverse City

Coast Guard rescues 10 people from the water in Traverse City
A U.S. Coast Guard rescue swimmer assists 10 people from a sinking 30-foot vessel to a Good Samaritan’s vessel in Grand Traverse Bay, Traverse City, Michigan, Jun. 19, 2020. The vessel completely sank in about 250-feet of water. (U.S. Coast Guard Photo) SAULT SAINTE MARIE, Mich. — The U.S. Coast Guard rescued 10 people from the water in Grand Traverse Bay, Traverse City, Michigan, Friday. At...

Former Vice-Commandant John Currier Passes Away

Former Vice-Commandant John Currier Passes Away
Vice Adm. John P. Currier speaks before being relieved by Rear Adm. John H. Korn, commander of the Coast Guard 7th District, during a Coast Guard ancient albatross change of watch ceremony at Air Station Traverse City, Michigan, June 4, 2014. Currier, the 28th vice commandant of the Coast Guard, previously served in Traverse City and retired in the area. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd...

Traverse City, Michigan to be named Coast Guard City

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. – A proclamation ceremony, to celebrate Traverse City’s official designation as a Coast Guard City, is scheduled to be held at Traverse City’s Open Space (Cherry Blast Stage) during the National Cherry Festival, at 4 p.m., July 9, 2010.