U.S. Coast Guard

Detroit River (File photo)

Woman Pulled From Detroit River

A 46-year old woman is now safe, after being rescued from the Detroit River near Belle Isle.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2012


OpTech Awarded Task Order Option by U.S. Coast Guard

OpTech LLC, a Michigan-based IT and engineering business services company, has been awarded the task order option to extend services with the U.S. Coast Guard for the continued technology support of the Coast Guard’s resource planning system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/15/2012


Missing Hikers In U.P. Found Safe

A man and a woman who were feared missing after a hike along the Lake Superior Shoreline in the Upper Peninsula have been found safe.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/10/2011

Coast Guard Searches For Missing Swimmer

Search efforts continue near Harsens Island for a person who is missing after taking a swim with a group of boaters in the St. Clair River Sunday night.


Coast Guard personnel depart on a search and rescue mission.  File (credit: Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Search Resumes For Missing Boater

Crews will soon resume the search for a Livonia boater who went missing on Lake Erie in Monroe County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2011

(File Photo by Ross Land/Getty Images)

Police Divers Find Body Of Man In Detroit River

Detroit Police recovered the body of a man from the Detroit River Tuesday evening.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/24/2011

Great Lakes

Miller Looking At Next Level Of Review For Shipment Of Generators

With the CNSC issuing their approval of Bruce Power’s shipment plan, it is now time for PHMSA to conduct their full and complete review.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2011


Sunken Tugboat Stuck In Saginaw River

Authorities say a sunken tugboat will remain in the frigid Saginaw River until at least next week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2010

Man Rescued After Holding Onto Cooler For Hours

A man whose boat capsized in Lake Huron early Monday was rescued after holding onto a floating cooler for nearly four hours.


Coast Guard Rescues Kayakers, Launches New Safety Effort

The U.S. Coast Guard has launched a Great Lakes safe boating awareness effort focused on paddlesports.