Coast Guard halts illegal charters on Lake Washington, Lake Union

Coast Guard halts illegal charters on Lake Washington, Lake Union
The crew of the USCGC Sea Lion, an 87-foot coastal patrol boat homeported in Bellingham, Washington, conducts vessel safety inspections, boating under the influence enforcement, and counter illegal charter operations on Lake Washington, Washington,, Sept. 6, 2020.  U.S. Coast Guard Photo. SEATTLE — The Coast Guard terminated the voyages of three illegally chartered pleasure crafts over Labor Day...

Coast Guard Auxiliary members to demonstrate vessel safety inspection on recreational vessel

Coast Guard Auxiliary members to demonstrate vessel safety inspection on recreational vessel
Atlantic City, N.J. — Coast Guard Atlantic City Auxiliary members are holding a vessel safety inspection at Coast Guard Station Atlantic City in Atlantic City, New Jersey at 10 a.m., Friday. Auxiliarists will simulate a vessel safety inspection, talk about required marine equipment and make recommendations to boat owners operating in local waters as boating season begins. Vessel safety inspections...

Michigan Coast Guard station has busy night, rescuing 6 boaters, assisting 3

Michigan Coast Guard station has busy night, rescuing 6 boaters, assisting 3
CLEVELAND — Coast Guard boatcrews rescued six boaters and assisted three during two separate boat fires Friday night. At 7:57 p.m., the watchstander at Coast Guard Station St. Clair Shores, Mich., received a report of a vessel on fire with three people aboard near Jefferson Beach Marina in St. Clair Shores. A Station St. Clair Shores boatcrew responded aboard a 24-foot Special Purpose Craft-Shallow...