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  • Coast Guard, Rockport harbormaster respond to people in the water off Rockport September 30, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom Coast Guard, Rockport harbormaster respond to people in the water off Rockport   BOSTON — Coast Guard rescue crews, Rockport harbormaster responded Sunday afternoon to an overturned boat near Straitsmouth Island off Rockport. At 1:20 p.m., […]
  • Coast Guard suspends search for missing man off Truro September 30, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom Coast Guard suspends search for missing man off Truro   BOSTON — The Coast Guard has suspended its search tonight for a man in the water off Ballston Beach. He was last seen Saturday early afternoon […]
  • Coast Guard, local agencies searching for missing swimmer off Truro September 29, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom Coast Guard, local agencies searching for missing swimmer off Truro   BOSTON — Coast Guard rescue crews are searching for a 26-year old man Saturday afternoon off the coast of Truro. The missing man was last […]
  • Boston-based Coast Guard cutter returns home following counter-drug patrol, $61 million in cocaine and marijuana seized September 25, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom Boston-based Coast Guard cutter returns home following counter-drug patrol, $61 million in cocaine and marijuana seized  Editors' Note: Click on images to download high resolution version. BOSTON — The crew aboard Coast Guard Cutter Seneca returned Tuesday […]
  • Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship south of Nantucket September 23, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship south of Nantucket Editors' Note: Click on image to download video. BOSTON — A Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod aircrew medevaced a 78-year-old man Saturday from the cruise ship […]
  • Coast Guard rescues woman after boat capsizes on Lake Champlain September 19, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom Coast Guard rescues woman after boat capsizes on Lake Champlain BOSTON— Coast Guard Station Burlington crewmembers rescued a woman Tuesday evening after her 17-foot boat capsized on Lake Champlain near Schuyler Island. Local emergency dispatchers relayed the […]
  • Coast Guard, local agencies recover body of man-overboard off Hull September 9, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom Coast Guard, local agencies recover body of man-overboard off Hull   BOSTON — Coast Guard and local partners recovered the body Sunday of a missing man near Peddocks Island after falling from the Provincetown II ferry. Divers […]
  • Coast Guard, local partners respond to disabled cruise ship in Buzzards Bay September 8, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom Coast Guard, local partners respond to disabled cruise ship in Buzzards Bay Editors' Note: Click on images to download high-resolution version. BOSTON — Coast Guard crews and the Buzzards Bay Task Force launched Friday after the cruise […]
  • Coast Guard invites public to tour Maine lighthouses  September 7, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom Coast Guard invites public to tour Maine lighthouses  Editors' Note: Click on images to download high-resolution version. BOSTON — The public is invited to visit and tour the towers and keeper's houses of 24 Maine lighthouses from […]
  • UPDATE: Coast Guard, local partners recover missing diver off Rockport September 6, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom UPDATE: Coast Guard, local partners recover missing diver off Rockport   BOSTON — Coast Guard and local authorities recovered a missing scuba diver Thursday off Rockport. Crews from a Massachusetts State Police dive team recovered the 47-year-old man at […]
  • Coast Guard, local agencies searching for missing scuba diver in Rockport September 6, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom Coast Guard, local agencies searching for missing scuba diver in Rockport   BOSTON — Coast Guard and local partners are searching Wednesday night for 47-year-old male scuba diver missing in Pigeon Cove, Rockport. Emergency dispatchers contacted […]
  • Coast Guard boats collide, 4 injured September 5, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom Coast Guard boats collide, 4 injured Editors' Note: Click on images to download high-resolution version. BOSTON — Two U.S. Coast Guard tactical boat crews collided Wednesday at approximately 1:30 p.m., off Falmouth during a tactical training […]
  • Coast Guard receives recognition from Rhode Island Lt. Gov. in honor of Coast Guard Auxiliary Day September 4, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom Coast Guard receives recognition from Rhode Island Lt. Gov. in honor of Coast Guard Auxiliary Day Editors' Note: Click on images to download high resolution version. PROVIDENCE, RI — Rhode Island Lt. Gov. Dan McKee presented […]
  • Coast Guard suspends search for paraglider in New Hampshire September 3, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom Coast Guard suspends search for paraglider in New Hampshire   BOSTON — The Coast Guard suspended its search at 12:39 p.m. Monday for a possible paraglider near Seabrook, New Hampshire. At approximately 7:15 p.m. Sunday, a […]
  • Coast Guard, local agencies search for possible person in the water near Seabrook, NH September 3, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom Coast Guard, local agencies search for possible person in the water near Seabrook, NH   BOSTON — Coast Guard crews along with the Salisbury Fire Department are searching Sunday evening for a possible person in the […]
  • Coast Guard, local fire department medevac fisherman off Provincetown September 1, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom Coast Guard, local fire department medevac fisherman off Provincetown   BOSTON — Coast Guard crews along with the Provincetown Fire Department medically evacuated a fisherman Saturday morning after he fell overboard approximately two miles off the […]
  • Coast Guard, local partners respond to pollution incident in the Merrimack River August 25, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom Coast Guard, local partners respond to pollution incident in the Merrimack River Editors' Note: Click on images to download high resolution version. BOSTON — The Coast Guard and local partners responded a fuel oil spill in […]
  • VIDEO RELEASE: Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod crew recounts Hurricane Harvey response one year later August 23, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom VIDEO RELEASE: Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod crew recounts Hurricane Harvey response one year later   Editors' Note: Click on images to download or view videos. BOSTON — Members of Coast Guard Air Station Cape […]
  • Coast Guard offers reward to help find stolen buoy bells off Maine's coast August 21, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom Coast Guard offers reward to help find stolen bells off Maine's coast Editors' Note: Click on images to download high-resolution version. BOSTON — The Coast Guard is offering a cash reward for information concerning the theft […]
  • Coast Guard, partner agencies respond to collision in Boston Harbor August 16, 2018
    News Release   U.S. Coast Guard 1st District NortheastContact: 1st District Public AffairsOffice: (617) 223-8515After Hours: (617) 717-96091st District online newsroom Coast Guard, partner agencies respond to collision in Boston Harbor Editors' Note: Click on images to download high resolution version. BOSTON — The Coast Guard along with state and local agencies responded to a collision between a […]