Coast Guard offering safety course
Corsicana Daily Sun Mon, 24 Sep 2012 20:13 PM PDT
The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary is offering new mandated boatereducation classes at Gander Mountain in Corsicana. The courses will be offered Sept. 29, Oct. 27 and Nov. 17 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day
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St. Augustine Record
Flotilla 14-7 of the Coast Guard Auxiliary will provide a boating safety public information exhibit on from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the entrance to the Big Lots store in the Riverside Centre shopping mall, 156 State Road 312. Free literature will ...
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"The angling and boating community was shocked to learn that for the first time in its 62-year history, the Sport Fish Restoration and Boating Trust Fund - the backbone of fisheries conservation in the United States - is recommended for a cut under
Fish attack boaters on local lake
WPSD Local 6
When they get scared they jump, which almost always frightens and sometimes injures the boaters. Eddie Fickle, says the attacks are frightening. He said the Asian Carp here on Reelfoot lake are huge, weighing 20 pounds or more, and he set out to prove it.
Fort Frances Times Mon, 24 Sep 2012 11:46 AM PDT
The Kenora OPP was advised Saturday of a missing boater on Gun Lake, south of Minaki. The two men were operating a 14-foot Lund with a 25 h.p. motor when they ran into waves and were ejected from the vessel. The operator of the boat, a 23-year-old Winnipeg man, was rescued by people who spotted the unoccupied boat and took to the water to check for people. read more
Mead woman dies in jet ski crash
KXLY-TV Spokane Mon, 24 Sep 2012 07:40 AM PDT
A Mead woman died over the weekend in a personal watercraft collision in California.
Island distraught over boating fatality
Portland Press Herald Mon, 24 Sep 2012 22:15 PM PDT
Authorities continue to investigate the collision, which took the life of a longtime Chebeague Island man.
Bodies of girl, woman found after NSW boat capsize
The bodies of a woman and eight-year-old girl who went missing in the Gwydir River, in the north-west of New South Wales, have been found. Rescue crews had been searching for the pair who disappeared when their boat capsized in rough waters on
Boater dies after being pulled from water off Crystal River
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay Tue, 25 Sep 2012 20:26 PM PDT
A boater has died after crews pulled him from the water off the coast of Citrus County Tuesday after
Missing boater's body found in Kenora-area lake
The body of a boater who went missing on the weekend in the Kenora area has been found by OPP divers. The body was found Monday evening. The 24-year-old man — Blaine Letham from Winnipeg — was thrown from a 14-foot boat when it hit waves ..
Man dies in boating accident
Newport News-Times Tue, 25 Sep 2012 22:01 PM PDT
Lincoln County Sheriffâs Deputies, left, inspect a 25-foot excursion boat following a fatal accident on Alsea Bay at noon Friday. Members of the Central Oregon Coast Fire & Rescueâs water rescue team, right, boarded the runaway vessel and brought it to port.
Man dies after boat capsizes on Sheffield lake
Police say the 60-year-old victim's body was recovered several hundred yards from shore in Threemile Pond at about 6 p.m. Tuesday — nearly seven hours after his boat overturned. The 49-year-old survivor, identified as Edward Caisse of Chicopee, swam ...
Northeast Portland woman describes travails after beaching watercraftin Columbia River
The Oregonian Mon, 24 Sep 2012 17:36 PM PDT
Caitrin Shough swam across part of the Columbia River and scaled a steep cliff after her personal watercraft beached on a sandbar in the river on Saturday night.
Coast Guard: 4 rescued off Cagayan after motor banca capsizes
GMA News Online Wed, 26 Sep 2012 08:17 AM PDT
At least four people were rescued after a motor banca they were riding capsized off Cagayan province, the Coast Guard said on Wednesday.
Greek and Turkish coast guard vessels collide in Aegean
Kathimerini Wed, 26 Sep 2012 08:14 AM PDT
A Greek and a Turkish coast guard vessel have collided in the Aegean Sea, the Greek foreign ministry said on Wednesday, adding that a complaint would be made to Ankara over the issue.
Crews Respond to Overnight Houseboat Fire in Amherst Co.
ABC 13 Lynchburg Tue, 25 Sep 2012 14:15 PM PDT
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Fire destroys cabin cruiser in yacht harbor
FOX 5 San Diego Wed, 26 Sep 2012 12:11 PM PDT
SAN DIEGO -- Firefighters prevented a fire on a 40-foot cabin cruiser berthed on Harbor Island from spreading to other vessels Wednesday.
Marion officer facing trial for reservoir incident
WKBT La Crosse Thu, 27 Sep 2012 06:31 AM PDT
A Marion police sergeant faces trial next month, accused of violatingboating rules on Coralville Reservoir and disobeying orders from water patrol officers.