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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

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More Citations Issued For Drunken Boating This Year Says Coast Guard

It’s a serious problem and getting worse. Alcohol and drug use on the Great Lakes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/18/2013

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

Water Rescue Successful, But It Takes A While

A 20-foot vessel with two adults and two kids aboard lost power and started drifting.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/14/2013

U.S. Coast Guard (File)

Good Samaritan Still Missing After Attempt To Rescue Boy In Water

Coast guard officials have also begun a secondary search where they are combing the water’s edge for any information that could help them find the missing boater.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/04/2013

Coast Guard Rescues Toddler Who Fell From Pier

Witness on the scene told officials that the boy fell into the water after losing his balance on the pier.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2013

(credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ)

Coast Guard Warns Of Flood-Related Debris In Mich.

Boaters should be on the lookout for large trees, logs and other debris let loose into Michigan waterways in part by spring flooding, the U.S. Coast Guard has warned.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/31/2013

Coast Guard rescue boat (credit: U.S. Coast Guard, File)

Coast Guard Rescues 2 Stranded On Channel Island

Officials said the paddlers were unable to make their way in their inflatable boat because of the strong currents.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2013

(Getty Images, File)

Coast Guard Reward To Catch Fake ‘Mayday’ Caller

Lt. Justin Westmiller in Detroit says the calls could cause a disaster by diverting rescuers from a real emergency.

CBS Detroit–02/04/2013

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