CBS62logoNEW2013_blue_final_header_White wwj950-sm2011b 971-ticket-35smb 35h_CBSSportsRad_Detroit
TRAFFIC ALERT: I-75 Closed @Dixie Hwy. In Both Directions Due To Accident [MORE]

coast guard

Credit: 971theticket.com

Jobbie Nooner Site Of Growing Weekend Party; Scores Of Injuries, Drunken Accidents

The annual Jobbie Nooner festivities created lots of extra work for the Coast Guard.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/29/2014

U.S. Coast Guard (Getty Images, File)

1 Dead, 1 Injured, 4 Missing After Accident Sends Boaters Into Waters Of Lake Michigan

A woman on a boat that capsized miles from Chicago’s shoreline died after being pulled from Lake Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/01/2014

The "original" Mackinaw WAGB 83 with the "new" Mackinaw WLBB 30, moored in Mackinaw City. (credit: themackinaw.org) File Photo

Coast Guard Completes Ice Breaking On Great Lakes

Coast Guard Sector Sault Ste. Marie ran the 160-day operation which included more than 5,000 hours of ice breaking for convoys.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2014

Ice breaking on St. Clair.

Coast Guard Wraps Up Icebreaking To Open Shipping Lanes

Five U.S. and three Canadian vessels worked to clear paths on Lake Erie, Lake Ontario, the St. Lawrence Seaway, the Detroit and St. Clair rivers, and southern Lake Huron.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2014

(Credit/Coast Guard Cutter Bristol)

Coast Guard Cancels Ice Break In Saginaw Bay

The 140-foot cutter Neah Bay had planned to begin work Saturday from Gravelly Shoal to the entrance of the Saginaw River.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/12/2014

istock

Coast Guard Rescues Man Adrift On Ice In The Nick Of Time

The Coast Guard says it got word early Saturday of a man adrift on an ice floe off Sterling State Park in Monroe County’s Frenchtown Township.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/23/2014

Crew members assigned to Coast Guard Cutter Bristol Bay hoist aboard the ship a dog stranded on the ice. (Credit/Coast Guard Cutter Bristol)

Dog Rescued By US Coast Guard Reunited With Owners

A dog missing since last month that was rescued several miles from land on the ice of Lake St. Clair by a U.S. Coast Guard crew has been reunited with his owners.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2014

Crew members assigned to Coast Guard Cutter Bristol Bay hoist aboard the ship a dog stranded on the ice. (Credit/Coast Guard Cutter Bristol)

Lucky Dog Rescued From “The Middle Of Nowhere” On Icy Lake St. Clair

The large dog, estimated to be about 13-years-old, had badly injured his feet digging in the snow and ice to make a barrier for himself against the wind.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/04/2014

Lake St. Clair (WWJ Photo, File)

Kids Rescued After Dad Falls Overboard In Lake St. Clair

A father and his two children are safe and sound after a Coast Guard rescue on Lake St. Clair.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/04/2013

6 Rescued After Boat Flips On Detroit River

Rescue crews found four people clinging to the sides of the sailboat and two underneath.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/13/2013

more