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2 min ago | Myrtle Beach Online

Fresnel lighthouse lens returns to Georgetown S.C. Maritime Museum

Jeff Smith, President & CEO of the georgetown County Chamber of Commerce takes a photo of the Georgetown lighthouse Fresnel lens after it was unveiled and lighted at the South Carolina Maritime Museum.

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2 hrs ago | Marine News

ABS President Wiernicki Signs New MARAD Agreement

The American Bureau of Shipping informs that it has entered into a new Memorandum of Agreement establishing the policies and procedures regarding the survey and classification of the National Defense Reserve Fleet .

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Daily Advance

Coasties cut Loose: 2,500 attend Coast Guard Day

Staff Photo by Thomas J. TurneyCoast Guard members Arai Whtie and Austin Clary react after a dizzying ride called G force II during Coast Guard day at the Elizabeth City Coast Guard Base, Thursday, July 31, 2014 Staff Photo by Thomas J. TurneyCoast Guard members Arai Whtie and Austin Clary react after a dizzying ride called G force II during Coast ... (more)

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Newsday

Water search for missing boater unsuccessful, Coast Guard says

More than 15 hours of searching for a boater who went missing in the waters off Sands Point has not been successful, the U.S. Coast Guard said Thursday.

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KIII

Barge Collides with Dale Miller Bridge in Aransas Pass

Aransas Pass police blocked off the Dale Miller Bridge Thursday evening after they say it was hit by a barge.

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Boston.com

The Google 'Mystery' Barge Is on the Move in Maine

A four-story structure rests on top of a barge in Portland Harbor, in Portland, Maine.

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Marine News

USCG Cutter Waesche Home from RIMPAC Exercises

The Coast Guard Cutter Waesche has returned to port at Coast Guard Base Honolulu, after spending three weeks at sea participating in Rim of the Pacific 2014 exercises, informs the US Coast Guard.

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Philly.com

In limbo on the Delaware

The Greek owned cargo ship, Nikol H, photographed in the Delaware River where it has been anchored since it discharged cocoa beans in April.

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Sunherald.com

About $50K needed to complete Round Island Lighthouse restoration

Preservationists and the city of Pascagoula have spent a decade and $1.4 million to relocate and restore the lighthouse.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Front www.keysnet.com

Four lobster hunters end up in water when boat capsizes

Four people were rescued early Wednesday morning after their vessel capsized one nautical mile off Islamorada while they hunted for lobster, the U.S. Coast Guard says.

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SFGate

What are those brilliant blue creatures washing up on...

Twitter users along the coast - in Monterey, Humboldt County, San Francisco and elsewhere - have posted photos of an animal known as the velella velella since the middle of July.

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KIII

U.S. Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi Rescues Flooding Shrimping Vessel

Thanks to action taken by the U.S. Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi, a commercial fishing vessel from Brownsville safely made its way back to port Tuesday after taking on water in Baffin Bay.

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MLive.com

Things to know about Coast Guard Festival July 30: Senior Day, retirees dinner

If Tuesday was about the kids, Wednesday, July 30 is about the most senior members at the Coast Guard Festival.

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WLOS

Coast Guard says drownings are up in 5th District

The U.S. Coast Guard 5th District is emphasizing safety on the water following 40 drownings that occurred from northern New Jersey to southern North Carolina this summer.

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Marine News

US Coast Guard Travelling Inspectors' Centenary

July 2014 marked the 100th anniversary of the traveling inspection staff, originally created under the Steamboat Inspection Service.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Toronto Star

Newmarket family stranded on Boston whale-watching boat

A whale-watching tour that was supposed to last just a few hours turned into a smelly, exhausting night at sea near Boston for a vacationing Newmarket family.

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Chicago Tribune

Highland Park boy reunites with crew that rescued him

Lt. Dan Schrader, from left, of Evansville, Ind., Tommy Alter, 9, of Highland Park, Aviation Maintenance Technician Kris Filion, of Camas, Wash., and Aviation Survival Technician Derek Johnson are reunited at Chicago Executive Airport.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Diver recovers body of missing 4-year-old

William Royal of the FWBPD. His body is being brought by boat to a dock near the park, Royal said.

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Chicago Tribune

Body found on Whiting beach may be missing boater

A body that washed up on a beach in Whiting, Ind. could be a man who disappeared when a boat sank in Lake Michigan in May, claiming the lives of a Chicago attorney and an Arlington Heights woman, authorities said.

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WITN

Man Rescued From Fishing Boat In Pamlico Sound

A crew member of a 70-foot fishing boat was rescued early Tuesday morning by the U.S. Coast Guard.

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