Boating Safety classes set Saturday in Fallon
Reno Gazette Journal
Flotilla 05 and the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary are sponsoring a one-day, eight-hour boating
safety course beginning at 8 a.m. this Saturday at the Fallon Naval Air
Station. Students who take the class can also participate in a water
training on July 15.
Squadron offers boating safety classes this weekend in Stuart
Palm Beach Post
Most people probably don't realize that completing beginner boating classes can get them discounted insurance once they purchase a vessel.
Boat safety course coming July 28
The Florida Times-Union
Thu, 12 Jul 2012 07:39 AM PDT
U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 14-5 hosts a free
boating safety course from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 28, at 910
Roland Ave. in the Reynolds Industrial Center off Florida 16 in Green
Cove Springs. The course helps a boater obtain the state Boater Safety
ID Card, required by Florida law for anyone born after January 1, 1988.
ASUN to offer free boaters education
A free Boating
Education course is being offered at Arkansas State University-Newport
on Saturday, July 21 from 9am-5pm. The class will meet in the Center for
the Arts, room 108.
Boating Safety News
Another Dangerous Year On The Water For Florida Boaters
Year round sunshine and mild weather makes South Florida a boater's paradise. But it's not all smooth sailing. Last year, 67 people died and 431 people were injured in boating accidents.
Wed, 11 Jul 2012 09:56 AM PDT
Dressed as an 1812 seaman, Coast Guard Auxiliary member
Darla Linsley Krupski demonstrates rope weaving to four year-old Zayden
Buford of Madison. Representatives from the U.S. Coast...
Boating safety suggestions are beginning to stir
Forsyth County News
Wed, 11 Jul 2012 11:39 AM PDT
By: Newsroom Staff
Police Briefs: July 13 paper
Stafford County Sun
Wed, 11 Jul 2012 11:01 AM PDT
The Virginia State Police and the state Department of Game and Inland
Fisheries last week launched a summer initiative to curb boating and driving under the influence.
Boat Dealers Urge People to Be Aware of State Laws
Wed, 11 Jul 2012 09:02 AM PDT
As boat dealers have been dealing with a heavy influx of customers in
the Valley, experts are urging people to be aware of the boating laws in Virginia.
City opts for more boating patrol
Jackson County Chronicle
Wed, 11 Jul 2012 14:30 PM PDT
The city of Black River Falls wonât post boating regulation signs and
instead hope for more enforcement to combat the incidence of
fast-moving watercraft on the Black River.
Astronaut's death a reminder about watercraft safety
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Wed, 11 Jul 2012 12:53 PM PDT
The death of a former astronaut is prompting safety reminders for folks who use personal watercraft.
Virginia boating licenses now required on all watercraft
the water on a jet ski or a boat is very popular during the hottest
months of the year, but big changes just went into place in Virginia for
those who want to enjoy some fun on the water.
Alleged drunken boater from Scituate faces fifth OUI charge
The Patriot Ledger
Wed, 11 Jul 2012 21:52 PM PDT
A Scituate woman is being held without bail after allegedly beind
drunk while driving a boat on the South River in Marshfield. Delia E.
Duffey, 47, is charged with fifth-offense drunken driving
Stay safe on the water
Ogemaw County Herald
It's useful advice for boaters,
swimmers, and others planning on going out to the water; being caught
in the water in a storm or other inclement weather can be hazardous. Boaters may find their vessels capsizing or dragged aground, while swimmers run ...
Summer Water Days Still Need to be Safe
Thu, 12 Jul 2012 10:00 AM PDT
It's the hot season here in Minnesota, so many people are taking to
our many lakes . Great time for water skiing, swimming and fishing. It's
even fun to just float around on the waves. But, it's also a time to be
safe. The water patrols have used 'Operation Dry Water' an effort
across the country to cut down on drinking and boating. In Minnesota the legal limit is 0.08 and first offenders can be ..
Flathead boaters reminded to stay safe
Thu, 12 Jul 2012 09:29 AM PDT
KALISPELL- The hot temperatures are drawing people to the water and
the Flathead County Sheriff's Office wants to remind folks to be safe
while boating. Sheriff Chuck Curry says there's a number of safety standpoints to keep in mind while on the water.
Boating safety expert offers safety and survival tips for an emergency on the ...
The Flint Journal - MLive.com
Boaters stranded in the Saginaw Bay after their boat capsized Monday night had to make some tough decisions to stay alive. A boating safety specialist offers some tips to prepare for emergencies.
Boaters are reminded to take caution when consuming alcohol on the water
The Jackson Citizen Patriot - MLive.com
JCSAPC would like to remind everyone on the water that even though
drivers should always be aware of their alcohol consumption, passengers
should take the same precautions because they are at an equal risk.
Boating tragedies prompt proposed changes to BUI laws
A couple of fatal boating accidents involving alcohol on Lake Lanier is prompting state leaders to look at toughening Georgia's BUI laws.
ID of body found in river Saturday released
Wed, 11 Jul 2012 09:16 AM PDT
The identity of a White Bear Lake man who died in an apparent boating accident on the St. Croix River over the weekend was released Monday by the Washington County Sheriff's Office
Capsized boat that sank is pulled up from NY bay
Wed, 11 Jul 2012 13:30 PM PDT
Divers leave the water and come up onto an FBI boat over the site of a sunken yacht near Lloyd Harbor, N.Y., Tuesday, July 10, 2012. FBI divers and New York police say their efforts to retrieve a yacht that capsized and sank, killing three children, will resume Wednesday
Pa. man drowns, falls overboard into Md. river
WTOP Radio Washington, DC
Wed, 11 Jul 2012 10:45 AM PDT
Authorities in Maryland say a Pennsylvania man has drowned after falling overboard while cleaning his boat at a yacht basin.
Body of young boater found in Lake Travis
Wed, 11 Jul 2012 19:58 PM PDT
AUSTIN --Â A bodyÂ was foundÂ in Lake Travis just off Bar K Park in
Lago Vista Wednesday evening. Lago Vista Police said they first got the
call about a missing boater just after 6 p.m. Investigators said
they found a heavily damaged jet ski near the shoreline. They said there
were no other boats in the area. Rescue crews found the body of an
unidentified young man in the water nearby. He was ..
Drowning ruled cause of death of James River boater
Wed, 11 Jul 2012 10:30 AM PDT
A medical examiner ruled the death of Carlos Andreas Navarro, 27, of
Hopewell, after a boat fire was an "accidental death by drowning."
Boater drowns off Kennebunk
KENNEBUNK — A 25-year-old man drowned Thursday, July 5, about a mile off the coast of Kennebunk.
Lamberton man killed in boating incident
Redwood Falls Gazette
Thu, 12 Jul 2012 08:18 AM PDT
The Murray County Sheriffâs Department has reported a Lamberton man, Perry Altermatt, 49, was killed in a boating incident on Lake Shetek over the weekend.
Girl, 15, survives lake crash that kills her parents
Lake Powell Chronicle
Wed, 11 Jul 2012 21:45 PM PDT
A 15-year-old girl operating a personal watercraft collided
with another carrying her mother and father, killing both of them as the
family was sightseeing July 6 near Peekaboo Arch on Lake Powell.
$3.2M luxury yacht sinks in California's Lake Tahoe
at the Tahoe Keys Marina say they heard screeching, the sound of
tearing metal, and a passenger yell oh, no! late Sunday night.
Coast Guard Rescues 2 Macomb Men From Lake Huron After Boat Capsizes
The Coast Guard rescued four boaters–two
Macomb men and two boys from Midland and Linden–Tuesday morning after
the group's fishing boat capsized near Au Gres Monday night.
Coast Guard Rescued Two People in Little Traverse Bay
9&10 News Cadillac
Wed, 11 Jul 2012 09:41 AM PDT
We are learning new information about a Coast Guard
rescue. Two people were rescued early this morning in Little Traverse
Bay at Big Rock Point, about 5 miles northeast of Charlevoix. A distress
Holiday weekend marred by boating accident
Kern Valley Sun
Wed, 11 Jul 2012 11:36 AM PDT
Susan Barr/Kern Valley Sun Shortly after noon on Saturday, June 30,
Kern County Boat Patrol received a direct call from a female jet skier.
Alcohol, Inexperience Leads to Serious Westport Boating Injury
victim of the accident remains hospitalized after suffering from leg
injuries due to a drunk driver's poor judgment and inability to safely
operate the boat.
DNR warden helps rescue boater from Mississippi near La Crosse
Pierce County Herald
Wisconsin News -- Thirty seconds either way and this Mississippi River
story of the late-night angler would have been a search-and-recovery
drama instead of the split-second rescue worthy of the big screen. But
Conservation Warden Ed McCann of ...
Former Fargo hockey standout in satisfactory condition after boating accident
The Fargo Forum
Thu, 12 Jul 2012 09:39 AM PDT
FARGO - A former Fargo North goaltender who was injured in a boating accident on the Fourth of July remains hospitalized in satisfactory condition.
Bellingham Begins Program To Prevent Invasive Species
aquatic invasive species begins this weekend. Teegan Ward with the
city's Public Works Department says staff will be at the Bloedel Donovan
Boat Launch from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.. Saturday to educate boaters about the new rules and conduct boater surveys.
Carbureted 2-stroke personal watercraft to be banned on Lake Mohave as of January 1
The Laughlin Times
Wed, 11 Jul 2012 00:17 AM PDT
LAUGHLIN â After Dec. 31 no one may operate a personal watercraft
on Lake Mead and Lake Mohave that does not meet the 2006 emission
standards set by EPA for the manufacture of two-stroke engines.
Boaters Begin to Remove Boats From Tygart Lake
came out to Tygart Lake today to take their boats out of the marina.
With water levels dropping at a half a foot a day, Tygart Lake has given
boaters a deadline to remove their boats from the.
Irondequoit's new boating ordinance is being challenged
May, following complaints of noise, rowdiness and public nuisance from
residents, the Irondequoit Town Board adopted amendments to the town's boating ordinance that state that boats must stay at least 300 off shore from a strip of homes in Sea ...
Boaters beware, low water level of Lake Freeman could be dangerous
Water level at Lake Freeman is lower than normal and could be dangerous boaters.