15-Year-Old Boy Died While Swimming In A Detroit CanalA 15-year-old boy died over the weekend while swimming in a Detroit canal, according to authorities.
Coast Guard Urges Residents To Secure Equipment To Avoid False Rescue AlarmsResidents are being urged to secure their boats and gear to avoid false alarms. Recently, the Coast Guard has received many calls about unmanned recreational vessels and lifejackets in St. Clair and Detroit rivers.
Coast Guard Searching For Person Who Fell Through Ice On Detroit RiverFirst responders are still searching for a person who fell through the ice on the Detroit River, near Belle Isle, and didn’t resurface.
Coast Guard: Warmer Weather May Make Ice Sports DangerousThe Coast Guard recommends that ice sport enthusiast check weather forecast and understand local ice conditions before they go out.
Coast Guard Rescues Stranded Ice Fishers In Brest BayOfficials have confirmed that the group was fishing out on the ice on Brest Bay near Monroe when it broke off.
Coast Guard Rescues 3 People, Dog From Boat On Lake MichiganA Coast Guard crew has rescued three people and a dog from a sinking boat on Lake Michigan near Muskegon.
Search Called Off For Reported Missing Swimmer Near Belle IsleWitnesses on the beach say he was about 20-30 feet off shore.
Michigan National Guard Leading 'Arctic Eagle' Training Exercise Up NorthNational Guard members from across Michigan will be taking part in a joint military exercise up north starting Friday.
Witness Alerts Coast Guard To Man Jumping Off Belle Isle BridgeBorder Patrol agents, Michigan State Police and the Harbor Master are also helping in the search.
Coast Guard Promotes Safe Boating, Urges Life Jacket UseOfficials with the 9th Coast Guard District which covers Detroit and the Great Lakes are urging boaters to wear life jackets at all times while on the water.
Coast Guard Investigates Boater Death In Saginaw RiverThe body of 53-year-old Robert Todd of Vassar was found Monday.
Coast Guard Copter Uses Rotor Wind To Rescue Iced-In BoatersThe Coast Guard said it received a call about two anglers in a 16-foot boat who were in distress.
Coast Guard Urges Caution On Great Lakes Amid Warmer WeatherThe Coast Guard says people should stay away from cracks, seams, pressure ridges, slushy areas and darker areas of ice since these could be hazards.
Man's Detroit-Toronto Walk Ends On Frozen Lake St. Clair [Rescue Video]"He was in the beginning stages of hypothermia," Lt. Joshua Zike, commander of the cutter.
Charges Filed In Crash At Michigan Coast Guard StationA man has been charged with making a bomb threat and crashing his pickup truck through a gate at a U.S. Coast Guard station in western Michigan.