U.S. Coast Guard

(FILE Photo provided by U.S. Coast Guard)

Man Missing After Going Overboard During Outing On Detroit River

Eleven other people were on board. They were returning from a nearby concert.

CBS Detroit–07/23/2015

(FILE Photo provided by U.S. Coast Guard)

Recreational Boaters Could Get Coast Guard Inspections

If your Memorial Day weekend plans include boating on the Great Lakes, be prepared for a visit from the U.S. Coast Guard.

CBS Detroit–05/24/2015

The freighter Mississagi sits aground in the St. Marys River near De Tour Village, Mich., on Wednesday, April 22, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City)

Freighter Still Stuck, 2 Days After It Ran Aground In St. Mary’s River

The owner of the freighter and a salvage company were working on a plan to get the Mississagi moving again.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2015

The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Neah Bay, home-ported in Cleveland, rescued a 25-year-old man attempting to walk across Lake St. Clair, March 5, 2015.
The crew is transporting the man, a U.S. citizen who was hypothermic, back to shore in Algonac, Mich., where they will be met by emergency medical services.
(U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. Josh Zike)

Coast Guard Rescues Man Walking Across Lake St. Clair, Trying To Get From Detroit To Toronto

A man walking across a frozen Lake St. Clair was rescued Thursday by U.S. Coast Guard personnel.

CBS Detroit–03/05/2015

(WWJ Photo/Kasey Stoddart)

200-300 Gallons Of Fuel Spill Into Detroit River

Officials said the diesel fuel spill happened as a U.S. Coast Guard ship was fueling up near the Ambassador Bridge.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2014

Rescue Teams Respond To Pick-Up Truck Submerged In Trenton Channel

Police, fire and dive teams are on the scene of a vehicle submerged in the water off the Detroit River.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2013

(WWJ Photo. File)

Freighter Runs Aground In Lake St. Clair

No injuries have been reported.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/08/2013

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

Body Found In Search For Missing Boaters

The U.S. Coast Guard says crews searching Lake Michigan for two missing boaters have found a body and a debris field in the waters off West Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2012

(credit: U.S. Coast Guard)

1,000-Foot Freighter Runs Aground In St. Mary’s River

The Coast Guard responded to a 1,000-foot freighter that ran aground early Wednesday morning in the downbound channel of the St. Mary’s River.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/15/2012

Search boat on the river (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Medical Examiner: Body Found Likely Not Missing Painter

Preliminary indications are that a body found in the Detroit River is not that of a painter who fell off the Ambassador Bridge.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2012