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2 hrs ago | Marine News

Resolve Maritime Academy to Host 'DC Olympics'

Resolve Maritime Academy informs it is to host the Damage Control Olympics as an annual event for officers and damage control crew of US Navy and US Coast Guard vessels visiting Port Everglades during Fleet Week 2014 on April 29 at 9:00am - 4:00pm in Port Everglades.

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6 hrs ago | Poughkeepsie Journal

Hudson River boaters face more hazards this season

Sgt. John Murphy, left, and Police Officer Omar Munoz are seen Wednesday on one of the Rockland County Sheriff's Department boats at Patsy's Marina in Stony Point.

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10 hrs ago | ABC News

Court: Ohio Man Must Pay $489,000 for False Call

An Ohio man who was 19 when he made a false distress call that triggered a massive, 21-hour search on Lake Erie must pay $489,000 in restitution to the U.S. and Canadian agencies involved in the needless rescue effort, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.

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11 hrs ago | TwinCities

Stillwater backs off on request to reduce bridge lifts

As a result of boaters and marina operators protesting last week about proposed changes to the Stillwater Lift Bridge's weekday schedule, the Stillwater City Council is planning to rescind the city's request to cut back the number of lifts a day.

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16 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Coast Guard pilot's widow to sign copies of her book

MOBILE, Alabama - Teresa Taylor, the widow of Lt. Cmdr. Dale Taylor, will sign copies of her book this Saturday, April 26, at LifeWay Christian Bookstore.

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19 hrs ago | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

Bradenton Beach to crack down on 'derelict vessels'

A dinghy dock serves as a landing point for boaters anchored off the Historic Bridge Street Pier in Bradenton Beach.

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Yesterday | 10News

Fishermen honored for rescuing family from sea

Emotional words were exchanged and there was great deal of thanks for the three men who rescued an East County family from the ocean.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

SooToday

Thick ice keeps freighters backed up for miles

Thick ice on Lake Superior has created a logjam of freighters backed up along the shipping channel, including boats carrying iron ore bound for Essar Steel Algoma.

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Times Herald

Coast Guard finishes lower Great Lakes icebreaking

The U.S. Coast Guard says it has wrapped up more than four months of icebreaking to open shipping lanes on the lower Great Lakes.

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WAVY-TV Portsmouth

PD: Man drowned while retrieving toy

Edenton Police Chief Jay Fortenbery said Chowan Central Communications received a 911 call around 10:30 a.m. about a possible drowning in the bay, near the intersection of S. Granville and W. Water Street.

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Bloomberg

TOP Oil Market News: Brent Crude Falls Second Day; WTI Declines

Brent oil declined a second day on speculation that price gains last week on tension between Ukraine and Russia were excessive.

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SooToday

U.S. Coast Guard is going to bust some more ice

MARIE, MI In accordance with 33 CFR 165.901, the Captain of the Port Sault Ste. Marie will open the waters between St. Ignace and Mackinac Island, effective 0800 EST on April 24, 2014.

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The Oregonian

Coast guard searches ocean near Neskowin after report of people possibly pulled in by wave

U.S. Coast Guard helicopters were humming overhead along the coast near Neskowin Sunday night to make sure no one was pulled into the ocean by some fairly large waves that have been striking the shoreline.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Mulch fire burns half-acre in East Sandwich

Fire departments from several towns responded and provided mutual aid coverage Sunday morning for a large mulch fire at a commercial property on Service Road.

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News Herald

Boaters still missing as ODNR resumes search

Law enforcement agencies resumed their search Sunday for two boaters still missing since Wednesday on Lake Erie, but an Ohio Department of Natural Resources spokesman said that had been no new discoveries in the case.

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Post and Courier

U.S. Coast Guard investigating reports of pollution at 3 Charleston-area marinas

The U.S. Coast Guard is investigating reports of pollution at 3 Charleston area marinas on Saturday, April 19. Photo provided by the Coast Guard.

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Star-Telegram.com

Delay in ferry evacuation puzzles maritime experts

It is a decision that has maritime experts stumped and is at odds with standard procedure: Why were the passengers of the doomed South Korean ferry told to stay in their rooms rather than climb on deck? Evacuations can be chaotic and dangerous, and an important principle in maritime circles is that even a damaged ship may be the best lifeboat.

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National Public Radio

Delay In Ferry Evacuation Puzzles Maritime Experts

It is a decision that has maritime experts stumped and is at odds with standard procedure: Why were the passengers of the doomed South Korean ferry told to stay in their rooms rather than climb on deck? Evacuations can be chaotic and dangerous, and an important principle in maritime circles is that even a damaged ship may be the best lifeboat.

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The Washington Post

Delay in ferry evacuation puzzles maritime experts

In this April 16, 2014 file photo, South Korean coast guard officers try to rescue passengers from the Sewol ferry as it sinks in the water off the southern coast near Jindo, south of Seoul, South Korea.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Vineyard Gazette Online

Ceremony Highlights Role of Coast Guard Auxiliary as Mission Critical

Even the United States Coast Guard needs help sometimes, and for the past 75 years that support has come in the form of the all-volunteer Coast Guard Auxiliary.

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