Hernando County classes
St. Petersburg Times
Sat, 02 Jun 2012 08:02 AM PDT
Times staff Saturday, June 2, 2012 BOATING CLASSES OFFERED: Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 15-8, 4340 Calienta St., Hernando Beach,
will offer these classes: â¢ "How to Use Your Radio," 7 to 9:30 p.m.
Tuesday. The cost is $10. â¢ "Suddenly in Command," 7 to 9:30 p.m. June
19. This is for passengers, who should know what to do in an emergency.
The cost is $10. â¢ "How to Read a Nautical Chart," 9 a
Outdoor calendar: Week of June 3
Sat, 02 Jun 2012 06:18 AM PDT
All programs free, unless noted. Boating Boater Safety Course: Boater
card class and exam. 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. June 16. Fisherman's Marine
& Outdoor, Delta Park. $10. 503-629-2026 Fishing Columbia River
Summer Chinook Techniques: Bonneville to Davis Bar, with Fisherman's
Mississippi Outdoors: June 3, 2012
The students who previously completed the Mississippi Boater
Education class were given the opportunity to operate sailboats, jon
boats, canoes, kayaks and power boats. Spirit of America is spearheaded
by the Corps' Arkabutla Lake in cooperation with .
Boating education classes held in Nashua and Windham
Hollis Brookline Journal
Sun, 03 Jun 2012 02:46 AM PDT
The Department of Safety, Boating Education, is offering the boating
education course to the public in the following local towns. NASHUA:
One-day classes offered 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. on May 19, May 26, June 23,
June 30, July 7, July 21 and July 28. A two-day class will be held
6-9:30 p.m. May 22 and 23.
Mississippi Outdoors: June 3, 2012
Memphis Commercial Appeal
Sat, 02 Jun 2012 22:00 PM PDT
Anchors way: Seven students from Hernando and Strayhorn (Sarah,
Miss.) middle schools recently received their certificates for
completing the Spirit of America Youth Boating Program at
Arkabutla Lake. The program spanned three Saturdays of learning and fun
for McKenzie Berry, Daniel Owen, Manuel Washington, Zachary Grimm,
Dustin Fraley, Kristina Brown and Daniel Pilgrim.
Hunterdon Sailing Club event is June 12
Hunterdon County Democrat - NJ.com
Experienced sailors Susan Mallows and Doug Brown will present an introduction to sailboats, learning to sail and the fun of sailboat racing and cruising at the park on Van Syckel's Road. It will be in the stone house building, located at the first ...
Free boater safety training, pizza party in Leoni Township
The Jackson Citizen Patriot
Mon, 04 Jun 2012 09:38 AM PDT
The one-day training course is open to anyone who uses a boat or personal watercraft and children are encouraged to attend.
Take boating class, get required ID
By Robert Nolin, Sun Sentinel The Coast Guard Auxiliary's Plantation Flotilla is offering an 8-hour safe boating
class Saturday starting at 8 am at the Plantation Community Outreach
Center. The center is at the north entrance of Westfield, formerly the ...
Boating Safety Education Course Offered
The Ohio Boating
Education Course will be offered June 9, 1012 at Shawnee State Park
Marina Meeting Room, US Highway 52, Stout, Ohio 45684, according to the
Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Watercraft. The fee for
the course is $5 which
Boating Safety News:
Boat Talk: See how Michigan's rules have changed for teens on jet skis
The Muskegon Chronicle
Sat, 02 Jun 2012 05:01 AM PDT
At 14 years old, teens are too young to drive a car alone. But for
the last several years, with a boating-safety certificate, they still
could slide into the seat of a jet ski and take off through the waves for some fun on a hot day.
Game wardens crack down on intoxicated boaters
A boater cam become fatigued quicker than drivers due to prolonged exposure to the sun which can inhibit the boater's coordination, judgment and reaction time, and is heightened further when under the influence of drugs and alcohol.
Boating 101: how to stay safe on the water
The search for the missing boater at Skagway Reservoir is a reminder to the most experienced boaters
of the necessary precautions to stay safe on the water. At the top
water safety is life jackets. Colorado State law says kids 12 and under
need to be .
Use magic depth curves to keep clear of danger!
Imagine that you and your sailing partner are on your small sailboat,
surfing down the waves on a broad reach. Ahead in the distance lies
your destination, a tiny cove on the northwestern side of an island.
What simple sailing navigation technique ...
Life vests given to kids Saturday
The Daily Triplicate
Sat, 02 Jun 2012 01:10 AM PDT
First-come, first-served Kids dont float, said Bev Noll of U.S. Coast Guard
Auxiliary 8-11. Because kids donât float, we have our annual life vest
giveaway. Free life vests for infants and children 12 and younger will
be handed out first-come, first-served starting at 10 a.m. Saturday
near the small boat ramp next to Chart Room restaurant in the Crescent
City Harbor. Free safety checks for ...
GEMS medics returning to police boats
Sat, 02 Jun 2012 07:06 AM PDT
Apparently, it is safe to go back in the water. Paramedics will once
again be embedded on police boats starting this weekend in Greenwich.
Greenwich Emergency Medical Service Inc. announced Friday that it
purchased a rider to bridge the insurance gap that was created when its
workers' compensation carrier said it would no longer cover boating activities.
USA. National Fishing and Boating Week 2012 kicks off June 2
BYM News (press release)
The Recreational Boating
& Fishing Foundation's (RBFF) Take Me Fishing™ campaign is
encouraging families, kids and outdoor adventurers alike to experience
the joys of boating and fishing right in their own backyard during National Fishing and Boating ...
Arkansas Fire Boat School
The drills include responding to emergencies like flooded buildings, people stranded in the water, live electrical wires, gas leaks, as well as other challenging situations. Nearly 50 boats participated in the training exercises.
USCG rescues rafters, reminds public of tidal currents
ABC News 4 Charleston
Sun, 03 Jun 2012 09:20 AM PDT
Officials with the US Coast Guard have confirmed a rescue is in progress of what is believed to be two people in a raft.
Body of Missing Boater Discovered in Mississippi
(ABC 6 NEWS) -- Two weeks after a boater
went overboard in the Mississippi river, search crews have found his
body. Ralph Andring, 57, was with a friend went he went into the river
near Winona. Search crews have been looking for him since.
Searchers comb lake for boater
Our Colorado News
from Teller County Search and Rescue and divers from the Colorado
Springs Fire Department spent two days searching for a man who fell
overboard May 31 in Skaguay Reservoir near Victor. Crews halted the
search around 6 pm and resumed at 10 am ..
Dinghy tragedy: Miracle boy clings to Dad's twin
The New Zealand Herald
Sat, 02 Jun 2012 11:09 AM PDT
Little So'saia Junior Paasi was released from hospital just in time
to attend the funerals of his father and brother.The 2-year-old barely
survived the boating tragedy on Manukau Harbour that claimed the lives of his dad So'saia...
2 missing after boating accident
(AP) Authorities are looking for two men missing after a boating accident on Long Lake. The Post reports (http://bit.ly/KAypi1 ) that divers and officials with the Warren County Sheriff's Department and Vicksburg police and fire departments have been ...
Two search and rescue volunteers dead following a boating accident near Sechelt
accident near Sechelt left two female members of the Royal Canadian
Marine Search & Rescue dead this afternoon when the vessel they were
in capsized, said Capt. Justin Olsen of the Joint Rescue Co-ordination
Centre in Victoria.
Lake of the Woods boating accident kills two American visitors
CJOB News First
Mon, 04 Jun 2012 12:04 PM PDT
Ontario Provincial Police say two American men died in a boating
accident on Lake of the Woods Saturday. The two men, from Michigan and
Ohio were fishing Saturday evening with their guide from a Kenora area
North Saanich man dies in waters off Sidney
Peninsula News Review
Mon, 04 Jun 2012 10:15 AM PDT
Man fell overboard while boating with his wife on Sunday, June 3
Crossett Woman Dies After Boat Collision On Ouachita Sunday
Ashley County Ledger
Mon, 04 Jun 2012 08:56 AM PDT
A Crossett woman died of injuries sustained following a two vessel boating
accident on the Ouachita River between the five and 10 mile sandbar
Sunday afternoon, according to Ashley County Coroner Steve Hartshorn.
The corner said that the accident happened at 5:07 p.m.
Teen dies after boating accident
Mon, 04 Jun 2012 08:22 AM PDT
A teenage boy has died after a boating accident near Brisbane.
News-in-brief: Houseboats 2012 yields one death
The California Aggie
Mon, 04 Jun 2012 00:23 AM PDT
On May 26, 22-year-old UC Santa Cruz graduate Trevor Krieg died at the Memorial Day weekend Houseboats 2012 event on Lake Shasta. At around 8:40 p.m. on May 25, Krieg attempted to jump from one houseboat roof to another. In the process, Krieg slipped, hit his head and fell into the water. Krieg was taken [...]
Vancouver Island man, 55, dies in boating mishap
A 55-year-old Sidney man is dead after a boating
accident in Tsehum Harbour Sunday afternoon. The man and his wife were
on their sailboat coming into the harbour around 2 pm when the man was
knocked into the water by a piece of equipment on the boat,
Yacht towed by Gravesend RNLI lifeboat
had to be towed to Gravesend yesterday after suffering from a fuel
problem. At 1.41pm (June 1), whilst on exercise, the Gravesend RNLI
lifeboat was requested to go and assist a yacht in Holehaven Creek in Canvey. The lifeboat arrived at the
Rescue at Carthew Bay
Bayshore Broadcasting News Centre
and Barrie OPP were called to the area of Lake Simcoe -- south of
Orillia -- on Friday afternoon to respond to a distress signal from a sailboat. Sergeant Peter Leon tells Bayshore Broadcasting News the three people on board the sailboat were ..
Coast Guard: No injuries after canoe overturns at Presque Isle State Park
Sat, 02 Jun 2012 08:27 AM PDT
The U.S. Coast Guard and area firefighters are on scene
this morning for reports of an overturned canoe in Misery Bay at
Presque Isle State Park, officials said.
Dragon Boat races called off after 'Paddlemedics' capsize in harbor
By ALISON SHEA Dragon Boat
racing was cut short at Saturday's Riverfest after choppy waters sent
American Ambulance 'Paddlemedics' for a cold swim. The team members were
rescued by emergency boats manning the harbor. No one was injured, race organizers
Family of 4 rescued after a paddle boat they had rented hits rocks in Potomac
OXON HILL, Md. — A family of four is back on dry land after a scary accident involving a paddle boat
they had rented to use on the Potomac River. Fire officials say they
were alerted at about 4:30 pm Saturday to a possible water rescue
involving a ...
Live-aboard yacht burns on Lake Union
SEATTLE -- A 40-foot yacht
caught fire Saturday evening on Lake Union, causing quite the spectacle
around the area and leaving a woman with no place to live. The fire
broke out on the live-aboard boat just after 8:30 pm as it sat docked
near Northlake .
Clear Lake boater arrested on DUI charge | PressDemocrat.com
man found slumped over the steering wheel of a boat slowly circling in
Clear Lake has been arrested on suspicion of boating under the
Two rescued from sailboat off Cape Elizabeth
By Edward D. Murphy firstname.lastname@example.org CAPE ELIZABETH — Coast Guard crews helped rescue two people who were aboard a sailboat that ran aground just south of Portland Head Light early this morning. The Coast Guard received a radio call for help .
FWC: Man thrown from personal watercraft rescued in John's Pass
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Sun, 03 Jun 2012 15:22 PM PDT
A man who hit a wave and flipped his personal watercraft was rescued in John's Pass on Sunday aftern
Man injured as yacht runs aground
One man was injured after a yacht
ran aground on rocks off the Argyll coast at the weekend. Oban lifeboat
launched just after 10:30am on Saturday to assist the Pirouette, which
was stuck on the ferry rocks just south of Oban with four people on
Coast Guard responds to capsized sailboat near Wilmette
The US Coast Guard is responding to a report of a overturned sailboat
one mile off the shore in north suburban Wilmette, officials said.
There was no immediate information available about the vessel or its
occupants, but officials were investigating
4 rescued after sailboat capsizes near Fort Sheridan
Two men and two children were rescued this afternoon after a sailboat
they were on capsized and sent them into the water near Fort Sheridan,
officials said. The boaters used a handheld marine radio to call for
help after their boat capsized shortly
35-foot boat explodes at Titusville marina
WFTV 9 Orlando
Mon, 04 Jun 2012 10:04 AM PDT
A 35-foot boat that was being fueled exploded at the Titusville
Municipal Marina fuel dock on Monday, according to authorities. The
explosion happened at about 11: 18 a.m., injuring two people. One victim
had minor injuries, but the other victim was taken to Holmes Regional
Medical Center with traumatic injuries, WFTV learned. The U.S. Coast Guard and marina personnel were at the scene
Broward men survive Rhode Island boating mishap
Mon, 04 Jun 2012 10:18 AM PDT
Authorities have identified the two men recovering from minor injuries after a fishing boat accident in Rhode Island.
Marc Murrell: Boats, seniors among changes for 2012, '13
Topeka Capital Journal
Personal property taxes on boats
are extremely high and grossly out of proportion with other personal
property such as vehicles, recreational vehicles and motorhomes. Many
Kansans are choosing to register their watercraft in neighboring states
to avoid ...