Don't Blame Boaters for Harbor Pollution, Round 2
Newport Beach Independent Newspaper
But he like many others are still blaming any pollution in the harbor on the boaters. I have written numerous articles that the boaters are not the ones polluting our waterways, and every landlubber who thinks so should look in the mirror.
U.S. Coast Guard finds three missing children on father James Ray Bryant's ...
Three Montana children, missing since August, were found aboard their father's sailboat
approximately 30 miles east of Pompano Beach on Tuesday, according to
theU.S. Coast Guard. By Wayne K. Roustan, Sun Sentinel Three Montana
children, missing since ...
Boating Safety News:
National Safe Boating Council Announces Recipients of 2012 “Wear It ...
Seattle Post Intelligencer
The National Safe Boating
Council (NSBC) is pleased to announce that 13 groups have been selected
to receive “Wear It!” campaign resources and support as part of its
“Wear It!” safe boating campaign. This grassroots outreach effort is a new way for the ...
Peel RNLI Issue a Timely Warning to Boat Owners
Mon, 26 Mar 2012 07:26 AM PDT
Following a rescue on the 25th March of a Personal Water Craft (Jet Ski)
Peel RNLI have issued a warning to all boat and water craft owners to
make sure that their vessels are fully serviced and seaworthy before
putting out to sea.
JEFF KNAPP: Boaters should follow launch etiquette
The Indiana Gazette
Tue, 27 Mar 2012 08:23 AM PDT
For all the relaxation fishing and boating can provide, it's
amazing the level of stress often experienced at the launch ramp. Much
of the tension can be avoided by simply adhering to a code of boat
AK Boating Safety Program Gains More Permanent Status
Alaska Native News
By Office of Representative Alan Austerman 03/26/2012 10:25:00 (Juneau) - Alaska's program to educate and raise awareness for boating safety won a more permanent footing Friday following Alaska House passage of bill to get rid of its termination date.
TRENTON: Early boating season prompts reminders
Southgate News Herald
By Scott Held TRENTON — They normally get a few more weeks before their annual reach-out to boaters,
but Mother Nature brought the Wayne County Sheriff's Marine Unit out
early this year. The unit, with headquarters at the Elizabeth Park
House panel weighs 'Blizzard' boating bill
The Union Leader
House Transportation Committee is reviewing Senate Bill 285, which
would allow for the suspension or revocation of a driver's license for
serious boating offenses, including for operating recklessly or while intoxicated.
Push to boost state boating safety laws renewed two years after drownings
Photo courtesy Keese family Two years ago today, a boating
trip on Stockton Lake turned into a tragedy for the Keese family. A
sailor spotted 36-year-old Brian Keese's capsized jon boat. Neither
Keese nor his 8-year-old son, Nathan, had been wearing ...
Upstate Grandfather Starts SC Life Jacket Loan Program After Son, Grandson Drown
News Channel 7
Kids Upstate, Duke Energy, the Keese Foundation, the Friends of Lake
Keowee Society and SC Department of Natural Resources have joined
together to loan life jackets to the public for use during the day while
boating or swimming on Lake Keowee.
Boaters can never be 'too safe' on the water
should ensure anyone being towed has a properly fitting life jacket
that won't ride up over a wearer's head if they take a spill. The rider
has very little control over a tube and skiers and boarders need control
Phillips: Please, no more tests
a way of making boating safer and — I'm only guessing on this one — as
another way of scrounging a few more bucks out of us poor Washingtonian boaters and anglers, the state is requiring everyone born after 1954 to have a Washington State Boater ...
New York State Boater Safety Course
By Cindy McNicholl Sheriff Robert Maciol announced today that the Sheriff's Marine Patrol will offer the “New York State Boater Safety Course”. • You operate a personal watercraft and are at least 14 years of age and older. (as of 1/1/09 you must be 14 ..
Free boating safety education courses offered
Las Cruces Sun-News
ELEPHANT BUTTE, NM — Basic safety education courses for boaters
will be offered this spring and summer at Elephant Butte Lake State
Park. Class sizes are limited and students are highly encouraged to
register in advance. Courses will be held on April ...
Boaters warned of hazard at Flaming Geyser State Park
King County is alerting Green River boaters
of a fallen tree that is spanning the entire channel and creating a
potentially hazardous condition along a stretch of the river within
Flaming Geyser State Park. For a map of the river stretch and photo of ...
Divers find 2 bodies in Darlington County lake
The Herald | HeraldOnline.com
AP Divers have recovered the bodies of two boaters
who disappeared during an outing on a Darlington County lake.
Authorities said the body of 27-year-old Casey Lloyd was found Monday
afternoon, a day after the body of 30-year-old Andrecia Delaine was ...
Second missing boater's body recovered in Chesterfield county
ROBINSON, SC - The search that started March 23 in Lake Robinson has
ended Monday afternoon with the recovery of the second missing boater. (more) A search that started March 23 in Lake Robinson has ended Monday afternoon with the recovery of the .
Man found in water off West Seattle dies
Seattle Post Intelligencer
Fire Department spokesman Kyle Moore says the 25-year-old fell in Puget
Sound Monday night as he was using the raft to take supplies to a sailboat near the Fauntleroy ferry terminal. Two Seattle fire boats and three divers searched with help ...
Newport News man found not guilty in son's boating accident death
Tue, 27 Mar 2012 11:49 AM PDT
NEWPORT NEWS â A judge found a Newport News father not guilty Tuesday in the 2010 death of his 13-year-old son.
Texas Man Survives Boating Accident That Killed Best Friend
Tue, 27 Mar 2012 07:29 AM PDT
A Texas man survived more than a day in the water after a boating accident in the Gulf of Mexico that claimed the life of his best friend.
Yacht accident off Nova Scotia leaves 1 dead, 2 injured
Tue, 27 Mar 2012 11:10 AM PDT
Rescue workers were facing stormy weather and high seas Tuesday as they searched for three missing sailors after a yacht accident that left one person dead and two others seriously injured off Nova Scotia's Cape Sable Island.
Missing Boater's Body Found
ABC 26 New Orleans
Tue, 27 Mar 2012 22:01 PM PDT
Search crews pulled the body of 22-year-old Dustin Thomassie from the Intercoastal Waterway in Larose.
Conroe man who survived tragic boating trip in which his friend died speaks out
says they talked for hours while treading water and his buddy Coen
asked him, among many things, to look after his three daughters,
something Henderson plans to do. Conroe man who survived tragic boating trip speaks out.
Lafourche Sheriff's Office searching for missing boater
FOX 8 News WVUE-TV
-- Dustin Thomassie posted an update on his Facebook page around 4:00
am Sunday. The 22-year old man said he was playing in the marsh. That's
the last post he made before disappearing in the Intracoastal Waterway.
The Lafourche Parish Sheriff's ...
Mystery boat washes ashore in Palm Beach
WFLX FOX 29
Tue, 27 Mar 2012 06:03 AM PDT
An empty, 20-foot boat was discovered Tuesday morning after it washed
ashore south of the Lake Worth Inlet near the north end of Palm Beach,
according to U.S. Coast Guard officials.
Three people rescued from sailboat near Norfolk jetty
The Coast Guard and the Norfolk fire department rescued three people
Monday afternoon when they had problems with their sailboat. The call came in for a boat in distress around 4:00 pm at the Little Creek jetty in East Ocean View.
Boater and daughter rescued by Coast Guard
whose name was not released by the Coast Guard, used his Marine Band
radio to call the Coast Guard for help. By the time a Coast Guard crew
arrived from Fairport Harbor, the man had the fire extinguished, the
water under control, ...
Boaters rescued from Middle River
Baltimore Sun (blog)
By Candus Thomson, The Baltimore Sun Three boaters
were rescued Monday evening from Middle River by Natural Resources
Police after their small boat capsized in choppy, wind-swept water, the
agency reported. An officer found Dwayne W. Abbott, 28,