Boating Safety Education:
Boating, fishing and hunting calendar: Week of Oct. 21
Education Class: With USCG Auxiliary Flotilla 76. 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Nov.
17. Wholesale Sports, 9401 S.E. 82nd Ave., Portland. $20. Registration:
971-270-0706. Fishing Oregon Bass & Panfish Club: Program will
include "Online Atlas of Oregon Lakes" .
Boating Safety News:
Yacht crew wins bravery award
Sat, 20 Oct 2012 07:00 AM PDT
The crew of a yacht who risked their lives to rescue sailors from have been recognised for their bravery.
Local Charity Provides Free Recreational Boating
Stephen Cull is the Founder of CharterAbility: A dream he has turned into reality – Fully accessible boating
for persons of all ages with disabilities! CharterAbility's sponsors,
supporters and volunteers were invited to visit their beautiful
Boating: Lightning a danger for your vessel
Sat, 20 Oct 2012 22:17 PM PDT
Thunderstorms are among the most violent forces of nature. They often develop so fast that they catch the unwary by surprise.
Banana Boat recalls sunscreen due to fire risk
A bottle of Banana Boat
sunscreen is shown in the sand near the Newport Beach pier in Newport
Beach, Calif., on Friday, Oct. 19, 2012. The maker of Banana Boat sunscreen is recalling some of its spray-on products after reports that a handful of people ...
Boat accident victim to be buried
Rescued passengers were treated in this building after the boat they were travelling on capsized in Hout Bay, Cape Town, on 13 October 2012. 34 people were on the boat. Picture: Malungelo Booi/EWN.
Boating accident kills 2 men
Quad City Times
Two men on their way to go duck hunting Saturday morning were killed when their boat
hit a buoy on the Illinois side of the Mississippi River, Rock Island
County officials said. County Coroner Brian Gustafson did not release
the names or ages of the ...
Jay principal charged in fatal boating accident
San Francisco ChronicleJAY, Okla. (AP) — A Jay Middle School principal is charged with manslaughter for a boating
accident on Grand Lake that killed a family friend during the summer.
Officials say 39-year-old Roger Shane Carroll of Eucha was charged
Friday in Delaware ...
Hurlburt Field Airman Dies in Florida Boating Accident
NBC 15 Mobile
Sun, 21 Oct 2012 10:26 AM PDT
Authorities say an airman from Hurlburt Field has been found dead after a boating accident in the Florida Panhandle.
Body of Ferriday boater found in Mississippi River
New Orleans Times-Picayune
Sun, 21 Oct 2012 12:17 PM PDT
The family of 80-year-old Harold Short declined an autopsy because relatives believe he fell overboard and drowned.
Body of missing boater found on Eagle Mountain Lake
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Sun, 21 Oct 2012 08:14 AM PDT
The 51-year-old captain had been aboard a boat that capsized near the Fort Worth Boat Club last Sunday.
Smyrna officers rescue boater
The Daily News Journal
“Carrying a life preserver that Officer Schoon had in his vehicle, both officers swam approximately 75 yards to the distressed boater and effected a rescue before the boat sank completely,” Arnold said. “Officers then swam back, hauling the individual ...
Boater injured in crash at Bay St. Louis bridge
was injured Friday afternoon when a 21-foot vessel struck a piling at
the Bay St. Louis Bridge, authorities said. The injured man was the only
person on board and was rescued by good Samaritans and taken to the
Washington Street pier, said ...
Jet boater gets caught in Kawarau rapids
Christchurch man was rescued yesterday after his jet boat got into
grief in a fast-flowing section of the Kawarau River. Police, rescue
volunteers and St John were called to the gorge near Muddy Creek at a
section of the river known as the Chinese ...
Sailboat crew rescued off Plum Island - 0 Minutes Ago
The Daily News of NewburyportPLUM ISLAND -- A pair of sailboat
crewmen were rescued last night when their boat went aground off Plum
Island. Steve Dombrowski of Dracut was fishing in the Parker River
Wildlife Refuge at around 5:30 p.m. Friday night when he noticed a sailboat ..
Coast Guard: 13 rescued off Batanes
GMA News Online
Sat, 20 Oct 2012 03:33 AM PDT
At least 13 people were rescued after their motor boat encountered
engine trouble off Itbayat town in Batanes province early Saturday
Smith Mountain Lake boating crash suspect arrested - www.roanoke.com
Fri, 19 Oct 2012 21:07 PM PDT
Officers with the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries on
Friday arrested a Roanoke man in a Smith Mountain Lake hit-and-run boating
crash case, authorities said. Capt. A.B. Fisher said the arrest of
Terry Ray Richards, 54, came after authorities received several tips.
Coast Guard rescues 7 off Nantucket
Sun, 21 Oct 2012 08:28 AM PDT
Seven fishermen sinking in their boat south of Nantucket were rescued by Coast Guard crews early Saturday morning. The...