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Five Plucked from Lake Ontario

Five Plucked from Lake Ontario

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued five people from a boat taking on water in the vicinity of Mexico Bay, New York, in Lake Ontario. At 12:57, a search-and-rescue coordinator from Coast Guard Sector Buffalo, New York received a call for assistance via VHF-FM marine radio channel 16, from a boater ...
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Rescue Launched Near St. Lawrence

Rescue Launched Near St. Lawrence

U.S. Coast Guard and Canadian Coast Guard crews teamed up to rescue four boaters whose boat started taking on water in the vicinity of Grenadier Island, Ontario, Canada, near the St. Lawrence Seaway. At 12:54, a search-and-rescue coordinator at Coast Guard Sector Buffalo, New York, overheard...
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Man Injures Neck Following Dive Off Boat

Man Injures Neck Following Dive Off Boat

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a 40-year-old man who was injured after he dove off his boat into a sand bar at Presque Isle Bay North of the Erie Yacht Club. The man’s name and hometown are not being released. A watchstander at Coast Guard Station Erie, Pennsylvania, was notified from a ...
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Father and Son Rescued in Lake Huron

Father and Son Rescued in Lake Huron

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a father and son who were aboard a boat taking on water in Lake Huron, three miles northwest of Tawas, Michigan. The names of the boaters are not being released. A rescue boatcrew aboard a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat (MLB) from USCG Station Tawas in East Tawas, Michig...
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U.S. Coast Guard Responds to Hurricane Sandy Pollution

U.S. Coast Guard Responds to Hurricane Sandy Pollution

Cmdr. Eric Doucette, incident commander for the Hurricane Sandy Pollution Response Unified Command, Capt. Gordon Loebl, captain of the Port of New York, Col. Paul Owen, commander and district engineer with the Army Corps of Engineers, and ACOE representatives discuss the plan for the salvage of ...
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