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Corpus Christi (KIII NEWS) - The U.S. Coast Guard and Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi came together Tuesday to make life easier for college students. Members of the Corpus Christi Air Sector and TAMUCC administrators celebrated the signing of a Memorandum of Agreement or MOA.

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued an injured mariner Friday after he was found unconscious in a vessel's freezer. Officials say the F/V Island Enterprise was fishing 60 miles northeast of Cold Bay when crew members discovered the 57-year-old man. A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew was sent to ...
A Corvallis, Ore., woman reported missing off Olowalu on Sunday afternoon while kayaking was rescued early Monday morning by the U.S. Coast Guard about a quarter mile offshore. Jill Lee in her pink kayak became separated from a friend at about 4 p.m. Sunday when tame boating conditions quickly ...
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) -- A Newport News man is facing more than four years in prison for making a false distress call and threats to the U.S. Coast Guard. The U.S. Attorney's Office said Tuesday 39-year-old Justin P. Stahmer was sentenced to 56 months -- or four years and eight months -- for the crimes ...
The man in charge of the U.S. Coast Guard's internal investigations in the Northwest has been at least temporarily relieved of duty after being arrested for ... the Coast Guard Investigative Service, which conducts investigations related to Coast Guard personnel, assets and operations in Washington, Oregon, ...

Provides radio watch for safety patrols and for the Coast Guard Station Yankeetown. Provides emergency communications when the need arises, such as during hurricanes. Provides auxiliary members who prepare meals at the local Coast Guard station. Sponsors fellowship activities with the local Coast ...
The Coast Guard Cutter Richard Etheridge nameboard is seen Feb. 23, 2013, and was donated from the structure of the Etheridge family homestead in Manteo, N.C. Capt. Etheridge was the first African-American keeper of the Pea Island Life-Saving Station located on the northern half of Hatteras Island off ...
SHEBOYGAN, WI - The United States Coast Guard rescued a windsurfer from Lake Michigan after ice that had been blown close to shore hindered his return to land. The incident occurred at 3:05 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 18 when Coast Guard Station Sheboygan received a call from a good Samaritan who ...
A 62-year-old woman is safely ashore after the Coast Guard rescued her off Maui early Monday morning. A 45-foot Response boat-Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Maui initially spotted Jill Lee at 12:45 a.m. on radar about a quarter mile offshore swimming with her kayak in tow. Moments later an ...
Footage revealed by Greek newspaper Kathimerini appearing to show a Turkish patrol boat ramming a Greek Coast Guard boat near the disputed uninhabited islets of Kardak/Imia on Monday have illustrated the recent rise in tensions between the two Aegean powers.
(WAVY) -- The crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Northland returned to Portsmouth on Thursday after a drug patrol in the eastern Pacific Ocean. The crew successfully seized 7,564 kilograms of cocaine during the 81-day mission, worth approximately $252 million, according to the Coast Guard. They also ...
On Thursday, the commander of U.S. Southern Command gave the Senate Armed Services Committee an update on the state of the fight against Colombian drug-traffickers. A significant fraction of American cocaine busts occur in the Eastern Pacific, where the U.S. Coast Guard has developed a regular ...
City officials from Sault Ste. Marie visited with members of the Coast Guard Sector Sault Ste. Marie command to discuss ice breaking operations and to get a tour of the St. Marys River Vessel Traffic Service on Thursday. Mayor Anthony Bosbous (second from right) and City manager Oliver Turner (second ...
Using cranes mounted on barges, the Coast Guard so far has removed more than 750 boats from the water, beaches, and mangroves in the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. The most time-consuming salvage operations are those in environmentally sensitive areas. Working with marine biologists, DiPaola ...
On Monday, Capt. Andrew Tucci was temporarily removed from command of Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound, in New Haven, Connecticut. The Coast Guard did not provide details, but Rear Adm. Steven Poulin, First Coast Guard District commander said in a statement that the action was due to a ...
The Coast Guard rescued two fishermen aboard a 38-foot commercial fishing vessel approximately three miles west of Mendocino, Wednesday evening, and assisted two additional commercial fishing vessels near McKinleyville and Fort Bragg, Thursday. The crew aboard the 38-foot fishing vessel, Seabird ...

NEW BEDFORD (CBS) -- Just two hours shy of finishing up a five-day fishing trip, four New Bedford fisherman say their boat started to take on water. "Within two minutes, I knew there was no saving the boat, at that point, you worry about your men," recalled Andrew Arnett to WBZ-TV on Thursday night, one ...
He said it means special operations teams working with security forces on land and the presence of Coast Guard Medium Endurance Cutters on the seas. Several times during the hearing, Tidd stressed the need for re-capitalizing that part of the Coast Guard's fleet. "The cop on the beat is the Medium ...
Using cranes mounted on barges, the Coast Guard so far has removed more than 750 boats from the water, beaches, and mangroves in the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. The most time-consuming salvage operations are those in environmentally sensitive areas. Working with marine biologists, DiPaola ...
Corpus Christi (KIII NEWS) - The U.S. Coast Guard announced Tuesday that they stopped a group of fisherman engaging in illegal fishing activity Sunday afternoon. A lancha with a total of four Mexican fishermen were caught in the coastal waters. The Coast Guard seized five sharks from them and 94 ...
PATTERSON, La. (KLFY) - The Coast Guard says it rescued four people from a downed airplane in the Atchafalaya Basin Tuesday evening. Coast Guard PA Ratcliff said at approciamately 4:59 p.m. the airplane pilot notified the FAA that he was low and fuel. Coast Guard officials located the twin engine ...
It's been three weeks since the powerful mudslides in Santa Barbara County killed at least 20 people. United States Coast Guard San Diego Sector crews were credited with saving dozens of parents and children during the disaster and were officially thanked on Tuesday by the San Diego City Council.
Yet another crab fishing vessel with two onboard was escorted back to port today, the fourth Coast Guard rescue mission in as many days. ... The day before, a Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Air Station Humboldt Bay along with a 47-foot lifeboat crew from Humboldt and a C-27 Spartan ...
Three boaters were rescued near the St. Helena Sound on Saturday night after their boat was disabled and began taking on water. The U.S. Coast Guard Sector Charleston Command Center received notification at 7 p.m. Saturday that a 41-foot vessel, My Gal Sal, was taking on water, according to a news ...
Berry said the Coast Guard hopes to make boaters aware of the safety zone before the busy summer tourism season starts. Skanska USA Civil Southeast, the contractor in charge of the project, recently met with the Coast Guard and the Florida Department of Transportation to talk about safety concerns, ...
For the third time in three days, the Coast Guard was dispatched to help local fishermen in distress. ... The day before, a Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Air Station Humboldt Bay joined a 47-foot lifeboat crew from Humboldt and a C-27 Spartan fixed-wing aircraft crew from Air Station ...
The Coast Guard is acquiring 58 fast-response cutters to replace the 110-foot Island-class patrol boats. They are designed to perform multiple missions, including search and rescue, fisheries enforcement, drug and migrant interdiction, ports, waterways and coastal security and national defense. The Coast ...
The Coast Guard is investigating two sunken fishing boats in New Bedford, Massachusetts, harbor. The Coast Guard says the New Bedford Fire Department found the vessels tied together with a sheen around them early Monday. firefighters placed a containment boom to mitigate pollution. The 65-foot ...
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Gerczak (WPC 1126) arrive to their new homeport of Honolulu Feb. 4, 2018, following a 42-day transit from Key West, Florida, where the cutter was delivered. The Gerczak is the second of three 154-foot Fast Response cutters to arrive to Hawaii. (U.S. Coast Guard ...
It was roughly five nautical miles across the water before the RHIB, which carried a boarding team of 16 or so people, pulled alongside the cruise liner in the dead of night, at approximately 2 a.m. At least six members of the Coast Guard law enforcement detachment, clad in tactical gear and face masks, ...
As crabbers crowd the mouth of the Columbia River and jockey for their catch, the Coast Guard soars above, ensuring some order to the fray. On some days during crab season, a four-member Coast Guard crew flies a C-27 plane north from Air Station Sacramento to help patrol crab boats off the Oregon ...
They were hanging off a sheet of ice in the Detroit River near the eastern shore of Belle Isle. The water temperature was below freezing; the air was 22 degrees. Luckily, for Petty Officer Aaron O'Mara and Seaman Jayson Kitts there was a rescue crew of four from the United States Coast Guard standing by ...
Coast Guard Sector Puget sound watchstanders were notified of the man in distress via the man's wife and subsequently directed the launch of the helicopter crew who located him wet and hypothermic on nearby Minor Island. Other Coast Guard crews who assisted with the distress call included the crew of ...
When the Coast Guard Reserve was authorized by an Act of Congress on June 23, 1939, the Coast Guard was given a legislative mandate to use civilians to promote safety on and over the high seas and the nation's navigable waters. Two years later, Congress amended the 1939 act with passage of the ...
The Coast Guard offloaded more than 47,000 pounds of cocaine in San Diego on Thursday, Jan. 25. U.S. and Canadian Forces seized the drugs - worth more than $721 million - in 23 separate raids off the coast of Central and South America. Coast Guard personnel turned the cocaine over to federal agents ...
WILMINGTON, N.C. - A fishing boat that was taking on water in Pamlico Sound near Hatteras Inlet, North Carolina was assisted by members of the Coast Guard on Friday. Watchstanders received a notification via radio at its Sector North Carolina's Command Center in Wilmington about a 32-foot fishing ...
Coast Guard Lt. Cmdr. Perry Stinson, USS Serpens commanding officer. The quote above refers to the Coast Guard-manned USS Serpens. Nearly 73 years ago on January 29, 1945, a catastrophic explosion destroyed the transport. In terms of lives lost, the destruction of the Serpens ranks as the single ...
Tampa, Fla. (WFLA) - A 23-year-old man who had suffered an eye injury was medevaced by the Coast Guard 250 miles southwest of Tampa, the agency said. According to the Coast Guard, the man was aboard the 820-foot Tanker Georgy Maslov when he hurt his eye. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard's ...
EAST HADDAM -- The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Pendant was helmed briefly Thursday by the state's senior senator, who spun her wheel port and starboard on the Connecticut River, driving the tug into huge floes of ice in an effort to clear the channel. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., who flew in ...
MIRAMAR BEACH -- A U.S. Coast Guard unit stationed in Panama City traveled to the site of the Phantom of the Aqua on Thursday to remove potentially hazardous materials from the beached sailboat. MST 1 Joseph Hendrix, a Marine science technician First Class with the Coast Guard, said the unit ...
The captain of a fishing boat had to be medevaced by Coast Guard Crews Thursday about 70 miles east of Little River. According to a release, the captain, a 33-year-old male, accidentally cut his wrist while on his 32 foot fishing boat named Miss B. Coast Guard Sector Charleston Command Center watchstanders received ...
Crews offloaded more than 47,000 pounds of cocaine, worth more than $721 million, from the Coast Guard Cutter Stratton on Thursday. ... seized in the eastern Pacific Ocean, including some that was located with the help of drone surveillance that a Coast Guard vice admiral called "a game changer.".
Coast Guard helicopter crews rescued three men Wednesday who were trapped by the rising tide at Ecola State Park. The U.S. Coast Guard received a call that a group was stranded on Indian Beach shortly after noon while fishing in tide pools. They dispatched a MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from the Sector Columbia ...
Coast Guard station Juneau launched a 25-foot response boat, and its crew found the woman clutching the life ring. The boatcrew delivered her to a capital City Fire/Rescue crew waiting at Station Juneau where she was evaluated for medical concerns. "We were able to locate her with the help of people ...
The U.S. Coast Guard seeks the public's help identifying the owner of an unmanned green, blue and white kayak found adrift about two miles south of Iroquois Point on Oahu today. At about 10:58 a.m., the Sector Honolulu command center received notification from a good Samaritan that he had recovered ...
Members like Hunter Sprock, as young as 20-years-old, credit the US Coast Guard for growing them as service members and individuals in general. The Coast Guard instills values like responsibility and courage in these young men. Members on board shared their back stories, many of them coming from ...
(Beaufort Co)- Coast Guard officials are searching for one person Thursday morning after a boat capsized in the frigid waters of the Pungo River overnight. . Officials say one boat was towing another around 1:20 Thursday morning when the lead boat capsized in the mouth of the Pungo River near the ...
A flood warning remains in effect along the Connecticut River in Middlesex and New London counties. (Published 6 hours ago). A flood warning remains in effect along the Connecticut River in Middlesex and New London counties. Just north of the East Haddam Swing Bridge, the ice jam became a popular ...
The Coast Guard cutter Bollard headed up the Connecticut River from Essex on Tuesday to try and break up the thick ice that has been causing problems in the cold ... The U.S. Coast Guard has been called in to help break up ice jams along the Connecticut River and they are out on the water this morning.


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