Boat tax relief bill considered in Connecticut - Trade Only Today
Trade Only Today
Every time a boat
comes into the state there's dockage, painting, repairs and other work,
plus the owners are spending money at restaurants, stores and other
places,” Westerson said. The state House and Senate approved a similar
bill last year, but Gov.
Coast Guard visiting marinas to warn about false distress calls
Last week, the Coast Guard spent 24 hours searching for a boater
in distress after getting a call on April 17. The call came from
somewhere between Herring Bay in southern Anne Arundel County and the
Choptank River on the opposite side of the bay.
Boating Safety Education and Classes:
Cayuga County Sheriff's Office to hold boater safety course - Auburn Citizen
The Cayuga County Sheriff's Office will hold a boater
safety course in Scipio next month. The course will run from 8 a.m. to 4
p.m. Saturday, May 18 at the Scipio Fire House, 3550 Route 34.
Attendees are encouraged to bring a life jacket. The course
Canoe courses for beginners to start
Canoe courses for beginners to start. Published on 23/04/2013 15:00. Cherwell Canoe
Club is running novice courses at Woodgreen Leisure Centre, Banbury,
this summer. Three courses of five weeks each will be running on
Wednesdays from May to ..
Boating Safety News:
State Parks seeks Boating Safety Advisory Council member
The Boating Safety Advisory Council is a general advisory committee that assists and advises the Commission on the administration of its Boating Safety Program, which provides information and education on safe and environmentally sound boating ...
Anchor Bay power squadron celebrating 40 years of existence
New Baltimore Voice Newspapers
it's likely the lakes won't be compromising with some of their biggest
cheerleaders anytime soon, members of the Anchor Bay Unites States Power
Squadron are offering alternatives in the form of boater and vessel related safety classes. While ...
Two men facing charges for attack on FWC officer
WTXL ABC 27
Parcell says Officer Wilcox went to perform a routine check and found the boating
license was expired. During her contact with the two men, Thomas
allegedly attacked Officer Wilcox, punching her, then taking off. A
second unnamed man is also facing ...
Coast Guard Auxiliary Vessel Safety Check Schedule
Kansas City infoZine
They are the best way of learning about problems that might be a violation of state or federal laws and provide the boating
public with safety tips that could possibly mitigate or eliminate
preventable danger on the water. If you are unable to make it
Coast Guard warns kayakers, canoers of fast-moving Saginaw River
The Bay City Times - MLive.com
The U.S. Coast Guard
Saginaw River is warning canoers and kayakers to take precaution or
stay off the Saginaw River as the current is moving much faster than
normal, said Petty Officer Ryan McInnis. McInnis said the Saginaw River
typically flows at a ...
Pulse of The People: Fire a flare
Permission to fire flares will be granted by the Coast Guard
for Dutchman's Landing on May 19 when safety briefings and training
will be presented by members of the Sacandaga and Hid-Hudson Power
Squadrons. Emergency flares are useful to let a rescue ...
Deal signs bill to lower blood-alcohol content for boaters to .08
Rome News Tribune
Gov. Nathan Deal today signed SB 136, a bill that lowers the blood-alcohol content limit for boaters
from a .10 to a .08 and increases penalties for those caught boating
while intoxicated. The legislation also serves to educate the public on boater .
Our Voice: Brush up on water safety before summer starts in Mid-Columbia
State law requires boat operators to carry a Washington State Boater
Education card when operating motorboats with 15 horsepower or greater
(including personal watercraft or any motorized watercraft). If you're
under age 50, you need to have that card ...
Sheriff's marine unit pitches boating safety
Although a boater's license is not required in Florida to operate a boat, Tobin recommends taking a boating course through the Coast Guard to learn about safety, boating laws and basic etiquette. Boat insurance such as Sea Tow, Tobin said, is also .
Missouri River Safety Day
North Dakota Game and Fish Department, Townsquare Media and Sykes are
sponsoring the Missouri River SPLASH – a recreation and boating safety event for everyone who enjoys the Missouri River. The event is Thursday, May 16 in Mandan from 3-6 ...
Boating Fatalities and Missing:
Coroner: Body found near area of boater search
San Francisco Chronicle
Boats and divers were searching in the Little River Inlet on Sunday for a person who was reportedly hit by a boat.
Deputy Coroner Tony Hendrick confirmed a man died near the scene Sunday
evening and thinks it to be the missing boater. The victim's name ...
PAUPACK TWP.Body found in Lake WallenpaupackFisherman's empty boat ...
and Tafton dive teams as well as Lakeville Fire Company and several
ambulance services assisted at the scene. The Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission is the lead agency, being assisted by the above fire and rescue companies, Towboat USA ..
Body of Tyler man who died from boating accident found - Tyler Morning Telegraph
Tyler Morning Telegraph
A Tyler man was found dead after a boating
incident on Lake Palestine Sunday evening. According to witnesses, a
woman and Frederick Perkins, 56, were fishing on Lake Palestine just
after 8 p.m. when they either feel into the water or the boat began to ...
Fatal accident under review
Investigators from Ministry of Labour are reviewing fatal boating
accident last June on Lake of the Woods. (Courtesy Ministry of Labour)
Investigators with the Ministry of Labour are having another look at a
fatal boating accident last summer ...
Canoe of missing Langley teens found during search
A full-scale search for two Langley teen boys is growing frantic, as the pair's canoe
has been found half-submerged in a B.C. interior lake. The teens, 16
and 17, were on a weekend trip to Nikola Lake near Merritt. Both were
supposed to be home by .
Fatal Kayak Accident in South Iceland
death-announcements A man in his early fifties on a kayak drowned off Herdísarvík in Southwest Iceland yesterday afternoon. A driver on Suðurstrandavegur noticed the kayak upside down and immediately called the emergency services. Search and rescue ...
Girl dies after being struck by boat propeller
Havasu City emergency responders readied themselves at Lake Havasu
State Park's north ramp at approximately 3:40 p.m. Monday to intercept
an injured 8-year-old female who suffered cuts from a boat propeller. “The 8-year-old came off of the boat ...
Jury reaches verdict in DiGilio's boating death trial
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com
Michael Kennedy, a boat
accident investigator called by prosecutors, told jurors the bulb of
the Imperial's bow light showed signs it had burned out some time before
the collision. An expert for the defense said the bulb was working and
Identity of Horn Pond Drowning Victim Released
reported on Woburn Patch, on April 15 emergency personnel, including
divers from Woburn and Stoneham, responded to a report of a man under
the water in Horn Pond. According to reports one of the two men in the canoe was able to swim to shore but ...
Boating Accidents And Rescues:
Surfer survives 27 hours at sea floating without a lifejacket, circling shark
Colin Chenu was on a surfing vacation with eight others on a Sydney-owned charter boat
off the Mentawai Islands when one of the Indonesian crew members
coincidentally heard from the harbormaster at Tua Paget that a man had
been lost at sea.
POLICE: Louisville man accused of "boating under the influence"
say he had slurred speech, glassy eyes and smelled strongly of alcohol.
Munno admitted to having three drinks, according to the arrest report,
and blew a .204 on a portable breathalyzer test. He was charged with boating under the influence
Falmouth Coastguard and yacht help lone sailor taking on water
Falmouth Coastguard made an emergency broadcast via Inmarsat after picking up the distress alert from the Norwegian yacht
Ghost just after 10pm last night, when the vessel was 220 nautical
miles south west of the Isles of Scilly. A number of vessels
Verbatim: Canoe capsizes in Wabash River; 2 survive
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette (blog)
A 911 call was received, just after 8:20 pm, from a person on the John T. Myers pedestrian bridge who witnessed a canoe occupied by two people overturn in the flooded Wabash River. It was reported that two canoes were observed floating downstream.
Lake accident sends two to hospital Sunday
The call was related to boat races associated with the 22nd annual Lake Havasu Boat Show
at Lake Havasu State Park. Lake Havasu City firefighters were called to
assist with the injured skier because River Medical ambulance
personnel, who were
Two Men Injured in Boating Accident on Paintsville Lake
Two Men Injured in Boating Accident on Paintsville Lake. JOHNSON COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) -- Two men suffered serious injuries in a boating accident on Paintsville Lake. It happened Monday night about 7:00. According to the Johnson County Rescue Squad,
Water Rescue Underway Near Ameren Rush Island Power Plant
(KTVI) – The Jefferson County R-7 Fire Department has rescued a father and son out boating
on the Mississippi River Tuesday evening. It's not known why the two
were out on the river and subsequently got stuck on debris in the river.
The man and his so
Fire destroys powerboat in Stony Point yacht club
The Journal News | LoHud.com
Fire destroys 42-foot houseboat: Raymond Testasecca of Fort Lee, N.J., lost his houseboat to fire at Minisceongo Yacht Club in Stony Point on Tuesday. Video by Akiko Matsuda/The Journal News
Firefighters rescue two men after canoe overturns
Indiana Conservation Service news release says a caller standing on a
Lafayette pedestrian bridge alerted police at about 8:20 p.m. that a canoe with two people had overturned in the flooded river and that three people in a second canoe had tried